A feminist manifesto play and a gender-swapped submarine drama make for two bold (if uneven) evenings of female-driven theatre. Continue reading Ladies’ Nights: ‘Revolt. She said…’ at Crowded Fire and ‘Kursk’ at Theatre Lunatico
Strong performances carry Breach Once More’s take on David Lindsay-Abaire’s Pulitzer-winning heartbreaker. Continue reading The Healing Kind: ‘Rabbit Hole’ at Breach Once More
Toxic masculinity is taken to task in this SF Playhouse world premiere dramatizing the #GamerGate controversy. Continue reading Baldur’s #GamerGate: ‘Non-Player Character’ world premiere by SF Playhouse
Ubuntu’s attempt to deconstruct Tennessee Williams’ classic paradoxically reveals how little they understand of the material. Continue reading Missed its Stop: ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ at Ubuntu Theater
New Conservatory’s world premiere is a touching story about looking at the AIDS crisis a generation after its worst period. Continue reading Worth the ‘Risk’: ‘Still at Risk’ World Premiere at NCTC
Sorry, Frank – it was NOT “a very good year”.
Still, there were bright spots to be found. Continue reading Pillar of Salt: Looking back at the Best and Worst of 2017
Bold acting choices, creative set design, and an intriguing-if-uneven script make for an interesting show by Gritty City Rep. Continue reading New World, Same Problems: ‘New World Disorder’ at Gritty City Rep