Presented by Broadway San Jose, Thursday’s opening, which marked the show’s first appearance in the South Bay, sparkled in all the ways that have made “Wicked” a record-breaking hit. Directed by Joe Mantello, the eye-catching designs are in place, from the shining green Emerald City and giant clockwork gears of Eugene Lee’s sets to the parade of Victorian grunge, glitzy gowns and stylized prep school costumes by Susan Hilferty. And hanging above the stage, presiding over all, is the show’s glowering, fire-breathing trademark dragon.
All Ears Reading Insiders Group: 1:30-2:30 p.m, Sept, 11, Adults with developmental disabilities are invited to practice their reading skills to gentle and patient listeners — dogs, In partnership with ARF, dog teams will be available for a short one-on-one reading session, Participants should sign up at the door upon arrival, Insiders: 12:30-1:30 knit slippers, red slippers, slippers with bow, indoor shoes, ballet shoes, women knit socks, knit socks, wool knit socks p.m, Aug, 28, Adults with disabilities can enjoy a laid-back setting in the library for enrichment and fun, Events differ each month and vary from arts and crafts, enjoying music and dance, and playing games on the Wii..
Founded in 1979, Kitka began as a grass-roots group of amateur singers from diverse backgrounds who shared a passion for the distinctive folk music of these Eastern European locales, much of which is characterized by asymmetric rhythms, intricate vocal ornamentation and exquisitely lush harmonies interspersed with surprising dissonances. Another characteristic of the style is the amazing vocal timbre these women can create. It has an unusual and arresting impact, because they can quell most of their vibrato, producing inordinate power and projection. I was once told that this penetrating power originated as women working in the fields called out to communicate with each other over considerable distances.
The bloom of Spanish Revival architecture in San Jose, with its distinctive red tile roofs, arched windows and ornate entryways, can be traced back to a century — to the Panama-California Exposition in San Diego and to the partnership of residential designer Frank Delos Wolfe and Santa Clara architect William Ernest Higgins, Related ArticlesSan Jose dive bar with a bad reputation reinventing itselfNew role for former Santa Clara County Supervisor Ken YeagerCity Lights’ ‘Eurydice’: A bilingual production with a twistReaders’ ideas for changing Burnett Middle School nameEggs-citing news for San Jose City Hall’s resident falconsAnd if you don’t believe that, just ask Krista Van Laan, who literally has written the book on the subject, “Wolfe & Higgins: Master Architects of the Spanish Revival.” The partnership began in 1917 and survived Wolfe’s death in 1926 when his son, Carl knit slippers, red slippers, slippers with bow, indoor shoes, ballet shoes, women knit socks, knit socks, wool knit socks Wolfe, became Higgins’ partner until 1931..
The event features art on display and art for sale. Admission is free. jack-BASfirstname.lastname@example.org. Tribute to Patsy Cline at Summerset Orchards. BRENTWOOD — Summerset Orchards Lodge presents vocalist Joni Morris and her After Midnight Band on Sunday. Morris pays homage to one of the great female country singers of our time, Patsy Cline. Along with the backup band, the show will feature the additional bonus of pedal steel guitar hall-of-famer Bobby Black, who has been featured with many top country groups.