Is Beach Blanket Babylon good for kids?

Beach Blanket Babylon: SF skyline crazy hat

My husband and I were recently treated to a performance of the long-running (since 1974!) theater musical revue, Beach Blanket Babylon. Having seen a version of this ever-changing show fifteen years ago, I was thoroughly entertained. Alec was completely caught off-guard by the style, plot, songs, hats, and humor packed with current and old school pop […]

Ticket Alert: The Day the Crayons Quit and more!

The Day the Crayons Quit is now a musical

The Bay Area Children’s Theatre company has announced their 2015-2016 season and it looks like a lot of fun. Six productions are scheduled, kicking off with a preschool-friendly rendition of The Day the Crayons Quit open now through July at Children’s Fairyland in Oakland. October brings Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and moves the shows back […]

Free music series in Alameda: Summer Beats

Alameda summer concert series

Alameda is hosting a summer concert series and everyone’s invited. Summer Beats is a series of free live outdoor concerts, presented by Alameda’s South Shore Centre, in our very own East Bay beach town!  Bands will be playing from 5-7 pm on select Saturday nights. Bring your family and enjoy local wine, gorgeous sunsets, free beach balls, a professional face painter, […]