Kate Tarker’s darkly comic Greek myth remix is incredibly timely, if a bit bloated.
Clare Barron weaves a darkly comic tale of teen dancers under immense pressure in this Playhouse show.
RoL’s excellent cast and crew almost save Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa’s impotent take on the controversial story. Almost.
What begins as an intriguing history lesson on The Bible quickly devolves into melodrama in Berkeley Rep’s latest.
Lucy Thurber’s latest is the sort of ill-thought-out treatise on Affirmative Action you’d expect from Fox News.
Belated Black History Month Double-Feature: ‘The Last Sermon of Sister Imani’ by TheatreF1rst and ‘Her Portmanteau’ at ACT
In which I catch up with two brand new Bay Area shows based exclusively around Black women.
Social media “Legacy Profiles” collide with classic ruminations on death in this haunting piece by Yugen & Five on a Match.
Not even an excellent cast and strong direction can breath life into the DOA script by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins.
Shotgun hosts the West Coast premiere of James Ijames’ scathing satire of White privilege in art.
Mac Rogers reimagines Karel Čapek’s sci-fi classic in this thrilling steampunk production by Quantum Dragon.