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She Loves Me @ The Chance Theater in Anaheim – Review

All photos by Doug Catiller, True Image Studio

All photos by Doug Catiller, True Image Studio

Written by Alina Mae Wilson 

Welcome to the original “You’ve Got Mail”.  Oddly enough, I had no idea going into this show that that is what it is, but there you have it: You’ve Got Mail as set in Hungary in the 1930s.  And infinitely worthy of so much more recognition than that–this is one of the classier and more enjoyable romantic shows I have seen in years,  however I am fairly certain that this can be attributed more to the peppiness of the songs than to the originality of the script. Continue Reading

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2015 Show Preview @ The Chance Theatre in Anaheim: Orange Curtain Podcast #4

Shows & Dates (directly from the press release) :
World premiere of Loch Ness – The Musical
January 30 – February 28, 2015

 

A scientist’s young daughter discovers herself – and a small, magical, and very reptilian creature – on the waters of the Scottish Highlands.

 

Southern California Premiere
After The Revolution
April 10 – May 10, 2015

 

One Idealistic woman’s beliefs into chaos when her inspiration is rocked by a family revelation.

 

West Coast Premiere
Samsara
April 30 – May 31, 2015

 

Katie & Craig are desperate to have a baby. When and indian surrogate becomes their only viable option, their lives unfold in a whirlwind of imagination and irresistibly.

 

Hair Spray
July 10 – August 9, 2015

 

Full-figured Tracy Tunrblad only wants to dance- and dance she does, through her downtrodden neighborhood, through the harsh word of her schoolmates, and through the racial barriers dividing 1960’s Baltimore.

 

West Coast Premiere
The Dragon Play
July 23- Augusts 23, 2015

 

One Dragon, her need for freedom, her desire for human love, and the men who get trapped in between.

 

A Bright New Boise
September 25-October 25

 

A mans attempt to reunite with family he never knew. Little does the man suspect that this experience will test the man’s endurance, his love,and, most potently, his faith.

 

Anne of Green Gables
November 27 – December 27,2015

 

Classic story of a young orphan girl who works her way into the hearts of her adoptive parents.

 

The Eight : Reindeer Monologues

December 8 – 23, 2015

 

This show contains Foul mouth reindeer and very inappropriate Humor. For Adults.

 

Alice in Wonderland
Feb 26-March 8, 2015

 

Alice falls down a rabbit hole to a world in which she encounters strange creatures and even stranger poetry.

 

Fancy Nancy – The Musical
May 29 – June 7, 2015

 

Fancy Nancy and her friends Bree, Rhonda, Wanda, and Lionel are going to be performing in their very first show. Can Nancy bring fancy flair to her role, even though it isn’t the one she wanted. Perfect for kids.

 

World Premiere
The Legends of Sleepy Hollow
October 8-18,2015

 

The theatrical adaption of the timeless tale of Ichabod Crane.

 

 

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Maple & Vine @ The Chance Theater in Anaheim – Orange Curtain Podcast #3

Written & Recorded by : Patrick Chavis 

Question & answer segment with the cast of Maple & Vine @ the Chance Theater.  

Synopsis: Katha and her husband Ryu have become allergic to their 21st-century lives. After they meet a charismatic man from a community of 1950s re-enactors, they forsake cell phones and sushi for cigarettes and Tupperware parties. In this compulsively authentic Eisenhower America, Katha and Ryu are surprised by what their new neighbors—and they themselves—are willing to sacrifice for happiness.

Buy tickets here:
http://chancetheater.com/production/maple-vine/

Date & Location :
September 19, 2014 — October 19, 2014

Chance Theater
5522 E. La Palma Ave.
Anaheim, CA 92807

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