KML’s first-ever Pride show masterfully lampoons everything from hompophobic tech bros & Gay dating sites to str8 actors being awarded for playing LGBTQ+ characters.
A feminist manifesto play and a gender-swapped submarine drama make for two bold (if uneven) evenings of female-driven theatre.
Toxic masculinity is taken to task in this SF Playhouse world premiere dramatizing the #GamerGate controversy.
Ubuntu’s attempt to deconstruct Tennessee Williams’ classic paradoxically reveals how little they understand of the material.
Sorry, Frank – it was NOT “a very good year”.
Still, there were bright spots to be found.
Sarah Kane’s notorious first play is still as gut-wrenching in Shotgun’s production as it was when it premiered 20+ years ago.
Shakespeare and sexual politics collide in Cal Shakes’ version of one of The Bard’s infamous “problem plays”.
A pretty cast elevates a rather rote story about the complications that come with sex.
Emotions are far too restrained in Shotgun’s sterile revival of Ibsen-by-way-of-Bergman.
Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III returns with part two of his interviews with the creative team behind Pleiades, which opens later this week at the Phoenix Theatre. “A son is a son ‘til he takes a wife, a daughter’s a daughter all of…