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Much Ado About Nothing
3 months ago by Susie Tommaney
Last year’s production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Pasadena’s Stage Door Inc. was well-received, so it was no surprise the company choose another Shakespearean play for this season. “This year, we chose t...
A Christmas Carol (Steampunk)
6 months ago by JIM J.TOMMANEY
Stage Door, Inc. has a talent for putting interesting twists on popular and familiar theatrical properties. Last year the company gave us a wonderful production of Sweeney Todd with a steampunk theme. Now Marc Glover, Stage Door&rsq...
Sweeney Todd: The Many Local Faces of That Bloody Barber
2 years ago by JIM J.TOMMANEY
The original 1979 production of Stephen Sondheim's musical masterpiece, Sweeney Todd: the Demon Barber of Fleet Street, ran in Broadway's largest theater, seating almost 2,000, for 576 performances, and garnered eight Tony awards. I...
Sweeney Todd at Stage Door Inc. Scores a Success With a Serial Killer as the Lead
2 years ago by Jim Tommaney
The set-up: The Broadway production of Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street opened in 1979 in the Uris Theatre, the largest theater on Broadway, seating almost 2,000. It won eight Tony awards, and ran fo...