Orange County Theatre Reviews

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OCR Podcast #8 Interview with the Creators of Claudio Quest @ The Chance Theatre in Anaheim – Podcast

Interview with Writer/Director Marshall Pailet,  Writer Drew Fornarola and Choreographer Maxx Reed.

A new musical comedy that follows a very super hero, his less super little brother, and one butt-kicking princess, as the three embark on a mission to overcome killer eggplants, a love-starved platypus, and their own 8-bit existential crisis. Taken from the website 

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Seminar @ The Chance Theatre in Anaheim – Review

(All photos by Doug Catiller, True Image Studio)

Written by Alina Mae Wilson 

Someone once suggested to me that every being holds a story.  That each person on Earth has the tears and drama in their history to make them fascinating to someone, the story simply has to be well written.  Seminar (playing at the Chance Theater) makes a strong case for the accuracy of that statement.  Seminar is a play about a group of people that for their own personal reasons want to be writers, and have therefore decided to take a $5,000.00 (each!) writing class from a well-known author and teacher. While other plays might be valued for their spine-tingling twists, Seminar prompts and encourages us to crawl through the fascinating muck of self-reflection. Continue Reading

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A Singular Sensation in Anaheim : A Chorus Line @ The Chance Theatre – Review

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AMB Theatre Podcast #56 presented by OCR : A Chorus Line @ The Chance Theatre in Anaheim – Podcast

(photo credit:Doug Catiller, True Image Studio)

In an empty theater, on a bare stage, casting for a new Broadway musical is almost complete. For 23 dancers, this audition is the chance of a lifetime. It’s what they’ve worked for—with every drop of sweat, every hour of training, every day of their lives. It’s the one opportunity to do what they’ve always dreamed—to have the chance to dance. Taken from the website 

July 1- August 7 2016

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AMB Theatre Podcast #53 presented by OCR : The Big Meal @ The Chance Theatre in Anaheim– Podcast

(photo by Doug Catiller, True Image)

In this hilarious and poignant Southern California premiere, you are invited on a time-bending odyssey of birth, death, divorce and dinner. When a man meets a young waitress in a local diner, neither of them knows the nearly 80 years of history that will follow. Filled with those little moments that you will recognize from your own life, we dare you not to fall in love with this stunning, big-hearted play that tells the extraordinary story of an ordinary family. Taken from the Website 

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Dogfight The Musical @ Chance Theatre In Anaheim – Review

Written by Daniella Litvak 

In 1991 Warner Bros. released Dogfight, a movie starring River Phoenix, LiliDogfight_Poster_800kb Taylor, and Brendan Fraser. It was critically acclaimed and continues to receive positive reviews on IMBD. One decade later, Dogfight The Musical made its Off-Broadway debut in 2012. Since then the show has premiered all over the world. You can see it now at the Chance Theater in Anaheim. Continue Reading

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