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Trap Door Theatre Presents DINNER WITH MARX Photo Trap Door Theatre Presents DINNER WITH MARX
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 5, 2021

Trap Door Theatre will continue its 28th season with Dinner With Marx. Directed by Kasey Foster, Dinner With Marx will run Virtually beginning on Friday, October 8th.

Trap Door Theatre Presents DINNER WITH MARX Photo Trap Door Theatre Presents DINNER WITH MARX
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021

With an international cast of 12 artists from around the globe, Trap Door Theatre presents a collection of musical videos inspired by the poetry of Romanian playwright, Matei Visniec.

STEPHANIE J. BLOCK COMES HOME to be Presented by Musical Theatre Guild Photo STEPHANIE J. BLOCK COMES HOME to be Presented by Musical Theatre Guild
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2021

Stephanie J. Block, former MTG member turned Tony Award-winning Broadway star, will reflect on her experiences with Musical Theatre Guild, and the shows in which she performed, during a candid conversation with friend, fellow Broadway veteran, and MTG member Jason Graae.

BWW Review: JUKEBOX HERO at San Diego Musical Theatre Photo BWW Review: JUKEBOX HERO at San Diego Musical Theatre
by E.H. Reiter - May 4, 2021

JUKEBOX HERO is the new fun and frothy concert fundraiser streaming from San Diego Musical theatre.

San Diego Theater Leaders Formally Join Together as Theatre Alliance Photo San Diego Theater Leaders Formally Join Together as Theatre Alliance
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2020

The San Diego Tribune has reported that a group of local theater leaders who had been meeting weekly on Zoom to share ideas about getting through the pandemic, has now been formally made into a permanent organization entitled The Theatre Alliance, under the umbrella of the San Diego Performing Arts League.

San Diego Repertory Theatre Extends Run Of World Premiere Musical Photo San Diego Repertory Theatre Extends Run Of World Premiere Musical
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 14, 2019

San Diego Repertory Theatre (San Diego REP) has announced the extension of its production run of 33 1/3 a?" House of Dreams, the world premiere musical written by local San Diegans Jonathan Rosenberg and Brad Ross, with additional contributions by Steve Gunderson and Javier Velasco, direction by Velasco and musical direction and arrangements by Gunderson. The show's run began August 1, 2019 and has been extended through Sunday, September 1, 2019 in the Lyceum Stage Theatre at San Diego REP.

Review Roundup: 33 1/3 HOUSE OF DREAMS at San Diego Repertory Theatre Photo Review Roundup: 33 1/3 HOUSE OF DREAMS at San Diego Repertory Theatre
by Alan Henry - Aug 12, 2019

33 1/3 House of Dreams in now open at the San Diego Repertory Theatre! What did the critics think? Read all the reviews!

Photo Flash: San Diego REP Presents World Premiere Musical 33 1/3 - HOUSE OF DREAMS Photo Photo Flash: San Diego REP Presents World Premiere Musical 33 1/3 - HOUSE OF DREAMS
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 16, 2019

San Diego Repertory Theatre presents the world premiere musical 33 1/3 - House of Dreams. Written by local San Diegans Jonathan Rosenberg and Brad Ross, with additional contributions by Steve Gunderson and Javier Velasco, the debut production chronicles the success of Gold Star Recording Studios through the history of rock 'n' roll.

Cast & Creative Announced For San Diego REP's 33 1/3 - HOUSE OF DREAMS Photo Cast & Creative Announced For San Diego REP's 33 1/3 - HOUSE OF DREAMS
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 18, 2019

San Diego Repertory Theatre (San Diego REP) announced today that they will be partnering with the San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts (SDSCPA) and R & R Productions, LLC for the world premiere musical 33 13 - House of Dreams. Written by local San Diegans Jonathan Rosenberg and Brad Ross, with additional contributions by Steve Gunderson and Javier Velasco, the debut production chronicles the success of Gold Star Recording Studios through the history of rock 'n' roll. The production will feature direction and choreography by Javier Velasco with musical direction and arrangements by Steve Gunderson. 33 13 - House of Dreams will run August 1 - 25, 2019, at San Diego REP's Lyceum Stage Theatre, with previews August 1 - 6, and press opening on Wednesday, August 7 at 7:00 p.m.

BWW Review: THE FULL MONTY at SDMT Photo BWW Review: THE FULL MONTY at SDMT
by E.H. Reiter - Feb 8, 2018

San Diego Musical Theatre is going THE FULL MONTY at the Horton Grand Theatre through February 25th. Keeping the charm of the original productions, this show keeps the heart and the charm intact for these down on their luck central characters

Review Roundup: THE FULL MONTY at San Diego Musical Theatre Photo Review Roundup: THE FULL MONTY at San Diego Musical Theatre
by Leah Windahl - Feb 3, 2018

The reviews are in for THE FULL MONTY at San Diego Musical Theatre, which opened on January 26th and is set to run through February 25th. The musical comedy features Music and Lyrics by David Yazbek and Book by Terrence McNally, and is based off of the 1997 comedy film of the same name.

Photo Coverage: Have a Look at THE FULL MONTY at San Diego Musical Theatre! Photo Photo Coverage: Have a Look at THE FULL MONTY at San Diego Musical Theatre!
by Leah Windahl - Jan 30, 2018

THE FULL MONTY opened on January 26th and is set to run through February 25th at San Diego Musical Theatre. The musical comedy features Music and Lyrics by David Yazbek and Book by Terrence McNally, and is based off of the 1997 comedy film of the same name. THE FULL MONTY follows six men recently laid off from their jobs working at a Steel Mill. Desperate to earn some cash to help support their families, they note how much the women in their lives enjoy a Chippendales act, and how willing they are to give their money to them. Inspired, the guys decide to take it a step further: they'll do a strip-tease act, but they'll go THE FULL MONTY.

San Diego Musical Theatre Announces Cast and Creative Team for THE FULL MONTY Photo San Diego Musical Theatre Announces Cast and Creative Team for THE FULL MONTY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2018

San Diego Musical Theatre announced today the cast and creative team for its upcoming production of The Full Monty. With a mix of raucous humor and an audacious pop-rock score, this Americanized stage version of the hit 1997 hit film features a book by Terrence McNally (Kiss of the Spiderwoman, Ragtime, Catch Me If You Can) with music and lyrics by David Yazbek (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown). The Full Monty will be directed by Neil Dale (SDMT's Billy Elliot), with Music Direction by Don LeMaster, and choreography by Paul David Bryant (SDMT's Ragtime). The Full Monty runs January 26 - February 25, 2018, at the historic Horton Grand Theatre, with press opening on Saturday, January 27 at 8:00 p.m.

VIDEO: Peek Inside the Rehearsal Room for San Diego Musical Theatre's THE FULL MONTY Photo VIDEO: Peek Inside the Rehearsal Room for San Diego Musical Theatre's THE FULL MONTY
by Leah Windahl - Jan 23, 2018

THE FULL MONTY, a musical with Music and Lyrics by David Yazbek and Book by Terrence McNally, opens on January 26th and is set to run through February 25th at San Diego Musical Theatre. The musical comedy follows six friends recently laid off from their Steel Mill jobs. In need of money to support their families, these 'average joes' decide to turn to a more unassuming way to make some extra cash: stripping.

San Diego Musical Theatre Announces Cast and Creative Team for THE FULL MONTY Photo San Diego Musical Theatre Announces Cast and Creative Team for THE FULL MONTY
by Julie Musbach - Dec 29, 2017

San Diego Musical Theatre announced today the cast and creative team for its upcoming production of The Full Monty. With a mix of raucous humor and an audacious pop-rock score, this Americanized stage version of the hit 1997 hit film features a book by Terrence McNally (Kiss of the Spiderwoman, Ragtime, Catch Me If You Can) with music and lyrics by David Yazbek (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown). The Full Monty will be directed by Neil Dale (SDMT's Billy Elliot), with Music Direction by Don LeMaster, and choreography by Paul David Bryant (SDMT's Ragtime). The Full Monty runs January 26 - February 25, 2018, at the historic Horton Grand Theatre, with press opening on Saturday, January 27 at 8:00 p.m.