Broadway San Jose

Broadway San Jose announces 2010-2011 season, highlights include Grease, Stomp, The Color Purple, Mamma Mia!

Fans of Broadway, hang on to your hats. Broadway San Jose in association with Team San Jose announced today a doozy of a line-up of seven shows for its 2010-2011 season, which kicks off in September.Highlights include the South Bay debut of the ground-breaking Broadway show about hardship, redemption...
Avenue Q Broadway San Jose Opened this week

On Location: Avenue Q at Broadway San Jose, plus Lamb Chop? (video)

Avenue Q, or puppets gone wild, opened this week at Broadway San Jose. The laughs can still be heard echoing across downtown. The reviews are strong, and since the show is only in town for the next few days, if you want your fill of full frontal puppet nudity...

Theater review: Puppets gone wild at ‘Avenue Q’ @broadwaysanjose

Puppets sure have changed since I was a kid—in a good way, a very good way. Don't look for them on PBS though. You're more likely to find this raucous lot on HBO. Last night, the tony award-winning musical Avenue Q rolled into town with a bunch of starry-eyed,...

‘Avenue Q’ opens tonight: Bring on the cussing, nude, singing puppets

Tonight, Avenue Q presented by Broadway San Jose, opens downtown at the Center for the Performing Arts. The show is the fourth in a wickedly entertaining 2009/2010 season which has included Spamalot, Spring Awakening and Riverdance. The story is familiar, but the presentation is likely different from most Broadway...

On Location: Riverdance by Broadway San Jose

We capped off a 22-hour coast-to-coast travel day with Riverdance opening night.https://vimeo.com/8492324

Broadway San Jose: ‘Riverdance’ throws a party of dance, song and music, Irish-style

I glanced at my watch; ten minutes until the first of eight performances of Riverdance at the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts was to commence.It seems a little unreal that I made it to my seat after starting my day at 4 am EST at Ottawa International...

Photos: Opening night at Broadway San Jose’s ‘Riverdance’

It was a full house at yesterday's opening night of 'Riverdance' in San Jose. Review to come out shortly. Feeling the effects of jetlag after travelling across from east to west coast, I had to pass on the after party invite unfortunately. It would have been a blast hanging...

Broadway San Jose presents RIVERDANCE Dec 29 – Jan 3

FAREWELL ENGAGEMENT!RIVERDANCE, the thunderous celebration of Irish music, song and dance that has tapped its way onto the world stage thrilling millions of people around the globe; will play eight Farewell Performances in San Jose. “A Phenomenon of Historic Proportions!” raves The Washington Post. “An explosion of sight...

Welcome to Hillbarn Theatre, Cutting Ball Theater, Black Box Theatre, Broadway San Jose

Make it 15 theaters now included and covered in the SSC Theater & Arts Guide.Today, we welcome new additions: Hillbarn Theatre (Foster City), Cutting Ball Theater (San Francisco), Black Box Theatre (SF) and Broadway San Jose.Where else can you find an experimental theater like Black Box right next to...

Photos: Spring Awakening Opening Night at Broadway San Jose

Fun evening of Spring Awakening, the rock musical, followed by a cast party at Scott's Seafood in Downtown San Jose. Here are the photos.For Spring Awakening cast video interview, click here.For Spring Awakening theater review, click here.