“The latest production at the Desert Rose Playhouse, the brand-new Palm Springs the Musical: Born to Sparkle, reminds me of The Little Engine That Could. In the charming children’s story, a long train must be pulled over a mountain after its locomotive breaks down. Larger trains are asked to help with the task, but refuse. Only a small engine agrees to try, eventually succeeding while repeating the motto, “I-think-I-can.”

Born to Sparkle is entertaining and has a lot of potential, but it needs a push to get it all the way over the mountain…”

[Read the full review at cvindependent.com]