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Dan Taylor on the fine arts scene.

Tickets on sale for next summer’s ‘Broadway Under the Stars’ in Glen Ellen

The Transcendence Theatre Company, which made its debut last summer with a series of outdoor musical stage revues at Jack London Historic State Park, has announced its second “Broadway Under the Stars” season. The series will feature four separate, themed programs in a total of 14 performances, running from June 28 through Aug. 31, including wine tasting and picnics in the park before the shows. The inaugural 2012 season was voted “Best Special Theater Event” in the Broadway World San… Read More »

New theater company debuts at Jack London State Park

Not long ago, some of Sonoma County’s most beloved state parks were threatened with closure. Last year, some longstanding local theater companies were struggling to survive. But on Saturday night (July 14), the new Sonoma-based Transcendence Theatre Company made its debut outdoors at Jack London State Park in Glen Ellen. The company’s artistic director, Amy Miller, a recent transplant from Los Angeles, and more than a dozen of her friends, most of them with Broadway and national touring company credits,… Read More »