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Review: Grease by TheaterJones

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Revved Up The gritty, groovy favorite Grease pumps ’50s rock and doo-wop into the silver dome at Casa Mañana.   by Martha Heimberg published on Tuesday, March 5, 2019   The silver-starred lining of the geodesic dome at Casa Mañana flashed like a chrome bumper on opening weekend of Grease, the Jim Jacobs and Warren… Read more »

Review: Santaland Diaries by TheaterJones

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A Crumpet with Some Tea At Casa Mañana’s Reid Cabaret Theatre, Zak Reynolds delivers the biting wit of David Sedaris’ The Santaland Diaries.   by Jill Sweeney published December 10, 2018 on TheaterJones.com   It can be hard to develop new holiday traditions as an adult. One tends to stick with the tried and true from… Read more »

Review: Next to Normal by TheaterJones

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Normal Who? Casa Mañana’s production of the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Next to Normal is beautifully moving.     by Jan Farrington published November 7, 2018 on TheaterJones.com   DIANA: Why stay? Why stay? So steadfast and stolid And stoic and solid For day after every day Why stay? Why stay? Why not simply give in… Read more »

Review: Michael Cunio by TheaterJones

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by Joel Leggett published Monday, September 24, 2018 on TheaterJones.com FORT WORTH, Texas  — Most people associate cabaret with standards, songs that have withstood the test of time. Michael Cunio certainly brings the songs that have lasted, they just happen to be serious rock ’n’ roll. The actor/singer, who’s playing two weekends at the Reid Cabaret Theater… Read more »