Lauren English’s light-touch direction can only do so much with this confused script about “singles rage”.
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.
Racism, sexism, classism, and privilege are given the mature examination they deserve in this SF Playhouse world premiere.
Two strong leads do their best to breathe life into a seemingly-incomplete script in this SF Playhouse production.