A good cast can only do so much of this “satire” of rom-coms that supports their worst tropes.
The Berkeley Playhouse has a rousing good time staging the audience-favorite ABBA musical.
The Rep hosts the US premiere of this powerful drama about the violent legacy of Japan and North Korea.
Aurora’s new season opens with an emotional new piece that only occasionally feels off.
Incredible technical work can’t quite make up for Annie Baker’s bloated, meandering text.
Shotgun delivers one of the year’s best shows with James Ijames’ meditation on Black lives ended too soon.
Loud & Proud Latinx Double-Feature: ‘Kiss My Aztec!’ World Premiere at Berkeley Rep AND ‘Oedipus El Rey’ Revival at The Magic
A world premiere swan song and a powerful revival celebrate the wonderful eclecticness of local Latinx talent.
Shotgun’s latest production is an ultimately toothless “satire” of politics in the AOC era.
What begins as an intriguing history lesson on The Bible quickly devolves into melodrama in Berkeley Rep’s latest.
Stephen Schwartz’s musical fantasia gets a rousing production at the Playhouse.