“Reefer” has the Stuff Musical Spoofs are Made Of by Kevin M. Thomas, @ReelKev

It’s rare when the words “satire,” “spoof” and “parody” all can apply to one piece of work. They all mean something slightly different but have some commonalities and aren’t always used interchangeably. The musical parody “Reefer Madness” is one such show. It’s a satirical retelling of the 1930s propaganda film of the same name that […] Click to read more »

Hard to Enjoy “Silence!” When You Laugh So Hard

by Kevin M. Thomas, @ReelKev San Francisco’s talent has been bringing us the best of theatre and the current production of “Silence! The Musical” is no exception. Having seen the Off-Broadway version TWICE, I held at bay any preconceived notions I had wondering if the local production can top the amazing work by Jenn Harris […] Click to read more »

SF’s “Heathers” Musical Is So Tasty You’ll Want to Lick It Up By Kevin M. Thomas

Well fuck me gently with a chainsaw, as “Heathers,”  the musical based upon the 1988 cult film, is  playing in San Francisco through June 13. The satirical story of Veronica and JD who plot murders to end the cliques in high school, lead by a trio of Heathers, has made quite a journey from LA […] Click to read more »