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Arts & Entertainment - October 12, 2018

A moving musical memoir

TheatreWorks does 'Fun Home' justice

by Karla Kane

I've been eagerly anticipating "Fun Home" by TheatreWorks Silicon Valley for months. The groundbreaking toast of Broadway in 2015, "Fun Home" is the Tony-winning musical memoir based on cartoonist Alison Bechdel's acclaimed graphic novel of the same name. Because it's been so buzzed about, I briefly worried that my expectations would be perhaps too high. Happily, the show is as strong, moving and well-done as I'd hoped.

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