Pam Kragen

Writer

Pam Kragen is a feature writer who specializes in writing human interest, dining, theater and opera stories. She joined the San Diego Union-Tribune staff in October 2012 after 27 years at the North County Times, where she served as the Arts & Features Editor, as well as the paper’s longtime arts writer and theater/opera critic. She is the president and co-founder of the San Diego Theatre Critics Circle. She holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from San Diego State University and completed fellowships in theater criticism at the University of Southern California and opera/classical music criticism at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism. She reports from the U-T's North County office in San Marcos.

Recent Articles

  • Bowlero offers a hip, upscale twist on bowling

    Bowlero offers a hip, upscale twist on bowling

    There's a good explanation for why the corporate logo for the new  Bowlero bowling alley in San Marcos is a bowling ball with antlers. General Manager Jennifer Kraus said it's a message to her customers to "expect the unexpected" at the business, which hosted its grand opening on Oct. 14. Bowlero...

  • October openings: 16 new restaurants for fall

    October openings: 16 new restaurants for fall

    October isn't traditionally a big month for new restaurant openings, but diners have a cornucopia of new choices this month. Here's a look: Bazille When  Nordstrom  reopens at Westfield UTC today, it will feature a new contemporary restaurant named Bazille, with a full bar and patio overlooking...

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