The Thinking Man's Idiot

The unruly brain and bad habits of a writer, artist, and grilled cheese sandwich-enthusiast.

Tag Archives: Livestreaming live-streaming

The Newest Old Play: ACT Out Loud – ‘Trouble in Mind’

The inaugural entry in the ACT’s new reading series is Alice Childress’ all-too-relevant 1957 classic.

Saturday, 3 April, 2021 · Leave a comment

Instant Replay: Mendelssohn’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ Online by the SF Ballet

SF Ballet brings back last year’s winning show for a not-quite-perfect online presentation.

Saturday, 30 January, 2021 · Leave a comment

All that Glitters during the Cold: ‘Utopia’ World Premiere at Cutting Ball and ‘Holiday Sauce… PANDEMIC!’

Before Christmas touches town, I look back on two flamboyant shows by Cutting Ball and Taylor Mac.

Saturday, 19 December, 2020 · Leave a comment

Don’t Steal My Shine: ‘The Light’ online at Shotgun Players

Misogynoir is taken to task in Shotgun’s virtual production of Loy A. Webb’s breezy script.

Monday, 7 December, 2020 · 2 Comments

In For a Penny: Mid-Year Intermission

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III, keeping it together and taking stock. “Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” – Lewis…

Friday, 3 June, 2016 · 1 Comment

In For a Penny: The All-Seeing Eye

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III SEES YOU. “O for a Muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest heaven of invention, A kingdom for a…

Saturday, 25 April, 2015 · 3 Comments

Theater Around the Bay: Tossing the Baby and Bathwater

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Today’s guest blog is by Charles Lewis III, who returns with a record number of links in one article. In olden times they…

Tuesday, 20 May, 2014 · 1 Comment