The acclaimed indie film – about a Jewish woman’s affair in the Summer of ’69 – becomes a rather lackluster musical at the ACT. Continue reading An Incredibly Dull ‘Walk’: ‘A Walk on the Moon’ Musical world premiere at The ACT-SF
KML’s first-ever Pride show masterfully lampoons everything from hompophobic tech bros & Gay dating sites to str8 actors being awarded for playing LGBTQ+ characters. Continue reading Funny and Fabulous: ‘Queering My Lobster’ by Killing My Lobster
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
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
Fuck this movie.
As a musical, it’s derivative.
As a story about getting past discrimination, it’s actually racist, sexist, and elitist.
Seriously, fuck this movie. Continue reading ‘Stuck’ Up its Own Ass!
Though Garson Kanin’s old play feels fresher than ever, not even Millie Brooks’ winning performance can save SF Playhouse’s stale production. Continue reading Maybe Tomorrow: ‘Born Yesterday’ at SF Playhouse