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.
Though Garson Kanin’s old play feels fresher than ever, not even Millie Brooks’ winning performance can save SF Playhouse’s stale production.
A languid pace and over-familiarity drag down SF Playhouse’s production of the Broadway musical.