It Feels a Bit Like Broadway in the Bay Area by Kevin M. Thomas, @ReelKev

Theatre in the Bay Area is literally singing the sounds of Broadway. “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” may be finished on Broadway, but some of the New York cast as taken the show on the road. Darren Criss, from TV’s “Glee,” played the role towards the end of its New York run, and brings his […] Click to read more »

Director Shares Just Enough to Entice You to Drink, Gamble and “Speakeasy” by Kevin M. Thomas

Practically blindfolded and sworn to secrecy, I was taken to a private location to interview Nick A. Olivero, the artistic director of the Boxcar Theatre, who seems to be taken on his biggest challenge. All the secrecy follows the theme of Olivero’s least endeavor – he’s brining an original show to a San Francisco venue […] Click to read more »

San Francisco’s Top Director Brings Back “Hedwig” Musical to the Boxcar by Kevin M. Thomas

Nick A. Olivero is a talent that is too large to be contained in San Francisco. But don’t tell him as maybe he’d leave us to go to New York. Perhaps his unique style and progressive productions keep him grounded in the Bay Area as maybe it’s just too avant garde for any place else. […] Click to read more »