The Thinking Man's Idiot

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Tag Archives: Kevin August Landesman

Rich Wypipo Shit: ‘Two Mile Hollow’ World Premiere (SF) by Ferocious Lotus

An all-Asian cast empowers this hilarious satire of White privilege theatrical dramas. Only one fatal flaws keeps it from perfection.

Monday, 2 July, 2018 · 3 Comments

Quick Theatre Catch-up: ‘Birthday Party’ at ACT, ‘Beautiful Oops!’ by BACT, and ‘A Fatal Step’ at The Marsh

A frustrating Pinter classic, an adorable children’s tale, and a sexy noir solo show made for a week of theatre only the Bay Area could provide.

Tuesday, 30 January, 2018 · Leave a comment

Bear with Me: ‘The Winter’s Tale’ at Af-Am Shakes

Several (though not all) of the problems in this “problem play” are solved in this Af-Am Shakes production.

Thursday, 15 June, 2017 · 1 Comment

Ticket to Ride: ‘Jitney’ at Af-Am Shakes

The stage may be new for Af-Am Shakes, but August Wilson’s script is as timely as ever.

Tuesday, 11 April, 2017 · 2 Comments