A “Bright Star” of Broadway Shines Just As Bright on Tour in SF

by Kevin M. Thomas, @ReelKev The closest one can get to Broadway is to see the touring version of the Tony-nominated musical “Bright Star,” which has made a stop at San Francisco’s Curran Theatre and playing only through Dec. 17. This production has many of the same cast members from New York including two of the […] Click to read more »

Women’s Month Is Enhanced By SF Premiere of Tony Nominated “Eclipsed”

By Kevin M. Thomas, @ReelKev Just in time for Women’s History Month, the Tony nominated female driven “Eclipsed” has come to the new Curran Theatre with guns a-blazing. The first Broadway production with an all black female cast, writer and director, “Eclipsed” is a story of five women bound by circumstances during the Second Liberian […] Click to read more »

“Buyer & Cellar”: Comedy Taking Place in Barbra Streisand’s Basement Finds Home in San Francisco by Kevin M. Thomas

“Buyer & Cellar” was perhaps one of the most successful Off-Broadway shows of all time. You didn’t really miss it as its coming to San Francisco’s Curran Theatre on August 19 – with the original lead Michael Urie reprises his role. Too early to review the San Francisco production. But here’s what I wrote about […] Click to read more »