Patience and Love

15 September, 2011 Theater No comments
Patience and Love

Show #84: She Loves Me, Cinnabar Theater, September 9.

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Homeric Undone

29 December, 2010 Theater No comments
Homeric Undone

After creating a propulsive contemporary take on George Orwell’s Animal Farm for Shotgun Players’ summer show last year, this summer writer-director Jon Tracy followed it up with The Salt Plays, Part 1: In the Wound, a stunning, kinetic, poetic riff on the Trojan War that both was and wasn’t an adaptation of The Iliad. And if that wasn’t ambitious enough, Tracy followed his Iliad up this December with–what else?–his Odyssey, following his cold-blooded, business-suited strategist Odysseus on his long-delayed voyage home to his waiting wife Penelope.

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The Drums of War

17 September, 2010 Theater No comments
The Drums of War

 

THEATER REVIEW: BERKELEY

Show #93: The Salt Plays, Part One: In the Wound, Shotgun Players, September 11.

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