Northern Highlights

28 December, 2014 Theater No comments
Northern Highlights

It’s that time again… time for the Top 10 Marin productions of 2014! I only tackled five of them, but… well, you’ll see.

Read all about it in the Marin Independent Journal! Read more

Comedy About Comedy–That’s Hard

Comedy About Comedy–That’s Hard

Reduced Shakespeare Company tries to squeeze some comedy out of the subject matter of comedy.

Read my review in the Marin Independent Journal. Read more

A Candid Date with the Candidate

27 November, 2014 Theater No comments
A Candid Date with the Candidate

As satire goes, The Totalitarians is blunt, broad and messy in more ways than one.

My review is in the Marin Independent Journal. Read more

Ho-Hum Haunting

29 October, 2014 Theater 1 comment
Ho-Hum Haunting

The Woman in Black is an old-fashioned ghost story, with emphasis on “old-fashioned.”

My review is in the Marin Independent Journal. Read more

Heavy Viewing

Heavy Viewing

A play about a 600-pound man, performed by a skinny guy in a fat suit, is a tricky proposition.

Read my review of Samuel D. Hunter’s The Whale at Marin Theatre Company in the Marin Independent Journal. Read more

Pity the Fool

11 September, 2014 Theater No comments
Pity the Fool

We Players reshuffles Shakespeare’s Lear to create a new story about taking care of a delirious and infirm parent.

My review is in the Marin Independent Journal. Read more

Playing Rough

4 September, 2014 Theater No comments
Playing Rough

PianoFight gets out of the Tenderloin for a weekend to frolic in the wilds of West Marin.

Read my feature in today’s Marin Independent Journal. Read more

Politics Gone Wilde

Politics Gone Wilde

Marin Shakespeare Company gets Wilde and witty with An Ideal Husband. 

My review is in the Marin Independent Journal. Read more

Shakespeare for Beginners

Shakespeare for Beginners

A traditional, presentational Tempest for free in a Mill Valley park may be more suitable for kids than for adults.

My review is in the Marin Independent Journal. Read more

Ali vs. Fetchit

Ali vs. Fetchit

Muhammad Ali takes on Stepin Fetchit in Marin Theatre Company’s Fetch Clay, Make Man.

My review is in the Marin Independent Journal.  Read more