Free `Spring Awakening’ event

Sep 03

Members of the Spring Awakening creative team will take part in a free “In Conversation” onstage event from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7 at the Curran Theatre, 445 Geary St., San Francisco. The team will discuss the development of this Tony Award-winning show. The event, moderated by Jesse McKinley of the New York Times, is in conjunction with opening...

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Hunter Parrish awakens on Broadway

Aug 23

If you’re a fan of Showtime’s “Weeds,” as I have been since the series debuted four seasons ago, you’re probably quite aware of the emergence of Hunter Parrish (right, photo by Joan Marcus), who plays elder son Silas Botwin, as one of the show’s more intriguing characters. This season Silas a) discovered the gym b) discovered a...

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`Spring Awakening’ tour news

Jul 07

The national tour of the Tony Award-winning Duncan Sheik-Steven Sater musical Spring Awakening is growing ever closer. Performances begin Sept. 4 at San Francisco’s Curran Theatre as part of the SHN/Best of Broadway season, and though that will be here before we know it, here’s a little casting news to fill the void. Current Broadway SA cast members Kyle...

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