Yasmina Reza’s clunky script is given an equally shaky production for SF Playhouse’s virtual season-opener.
Lauren English’s light-touch direction can only do so much with this confused script about “singles rage”.
Solid direction elevates Dipika Guha’s “okay” script about the endless cycle of cultural commodification.
Bitter Pill Double-Feature: ‘The Effect’ at SF Playhouse and ‘Eureka Day’ world premiere at Aurora Theatre
The idea of “better living through chemistry” results in an imperfect SF Playhouse show and an excellent Aurora show.