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‘Times Like These’ At California Stage In Sacramento Is At Once Wickedly Funny And Scary As Hell

November 12, 2018 |

The unusual show is about a pair of prominent actors in Berlin as the Nazis are seizing power.

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Capital Stage’s 'Sweat' Is Unique, Outstanding

November 9, 2018 |

Playwright Lynn Nottage won the Pulitzer Prize last year for her gritty drama about manufacturing workers in a Pennsylvania factory that’s soon to close.

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Sacramento Theatre Company’s 'Crucible' A Powerful Take On The Classic

October 5, 2018 |

CapRadio Theatre Critic Jeff Hudson says the Sacramento Theatre Company's production of Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible” is a reminder of the play's lasting impact.

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The Bard Goes Broadway

October 3, 2018 |

Davis Shakespeare Festival’s fall production of “As You Like It” has so much music written into the script, it could almost be a musical.

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Cap Stage’s 'The Wolves' Makes For An Unusual Theater Experience

September 6, 2018 |

There are many plays about tough, athletic guys, but not many about a competitive female soccer team, bound for a national championship.

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Tahoe Shakespeare's 'Beehive' Long On Music, Short On Story

August 16, 2018 |

The Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival is staging “Beehive,” a retro musical that has nothing to do with The Bard. Critic Jeff Hudson says the music’s appealing, but there isn’t much of a plot.

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'Gypsy' At Music Circus Features A Tony-Nominated Broadway Star In Sacramento

July 25, 2018 |

"Gypsy" is one of the great American musicals, with an absorbing story, and memorable songs. For the first time in years, Music Circus is staging the 1959 classic, and the show is a revelation for those who only know the film versions.

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Davis Shakespeare Takes A Musical Ride ‘On The Twentieth Century’

July 24, 2018 |

Theater critic Jeff Hudson says this lively production is a welcome summer surprise.

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‘Newsies’ Strikes The Right Notes In Music Circus Production

July 13, 2018 |

Theatre critic Jeff Hudson says the show’s David and Goliath plot is studded with impressive, athletic choreography.

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Tension Boils Over In Davis Shakespeare Festival's ‘Mary Stuart’ — A Tale Of Dueling Queens

July 12, 2018 |

Critic Jeff Hudson says this tense, well-staged production is a gripping night of theater.

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