Broadway’s “Pretty Woman” Musical Brings Freshness to Familiar Story

By Kevin M. Thomas It seems there has been quite a trend in turning movies into musicals. It’s a smart thing to do as the movie has a built-in audience and oftentimes it has a soundtrack to support its fanbase. But it’s quite a gamble to take a movie that had a triple platinum soundtrack […] Click to read more »

Magical “Amelie” Likely To Travel From Berkeley to Broadway by Kevin M. Thomas

As magical and mesmerizing as the Oscar nominated film it’s based on, “Amelie” makes its world premiere at the Berkeley Rep and likely could be the next Bay Area show that is Broadway bound. Full of charm that made the French film the classic it is, the musical version brings all of its quirkiness to […] Click to read more »