The Thinking Man's Idiot

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

Tag Archives: ROLT Ray of Light Theatre

The Gayest ‘Show’ on Earth: ‘Rocky Horror’ Farewell Tour at Ray of Light Theatre

Ray of Light stages an appropriately loud and lusty production for their final run of the cult classic.

Monday, 28 October, 2019 · 3 Comments

Dark Skin Don’t Bruise: ‘Inked Baby’ Bay Area Premiere by Crowded Fire Theater

Christina Anderson’s examination of Black bodily autonomy is wonderfully realized by Crowded Fire.

Wednesday, 18 September, 2019 · 2 Comments

‘Change’ gon’ Come: ‘Caroline, or Change’ at Ray of Light

Tony Kushner’s critically-acclaimed musical gets worthy staging by Ray of Light.

Wednesday, 18 September, 2019 · Leave a comment

‘Carrie’-d away by Convention

The infamous musical adaptation of Stephen King’s thriller is literally watered down by Ray of Light.

Saturday, 5 October, 2013 · 2 Comments

Where Everybody Knows Your Name

In which I lament the end of my weekly theatre home.

Friday, 2 August, 2013 · 2 Comments

Man Loves, Todd Kills: ‘Sweeney Todd’ at Ray of Light Theatre

Talented performers rely on their voices when the stage that hinders their movements.

Monday, 13 August, 2012 · 1 Comment