Mama/Lama Drama

16 September, 2015 Theater No comments
Mama/Lama Drama

Marin Theatre Company gets in on the Sarah Ruhl action with The Oldest Boy.

Read my review in the Marin Independent Journal. Read more

Old School Oppression

Old School Oppression

Tarell Alvin McCraney is back with a heartbreaking coming-of-age drama at Marin Theatre Company.

Read my review in the Marin Independent Journal. Read more

Hot Plays for Hot Days

Hot Plays for Hot Days

Way over yonder on KQED Arts, I give a few recommendations of plays and musicals not to miss this summer. Head on over and

check it out! Read more

Oh Pioneers

Oh Pioneers

If there’s a lesson to be learned from Mona Mansour’s new play about the limitations of the pioneer spirit, it’s that pluck and optimism will only take you so far.

Read my review in the Marin Independent Journal. Read more

Divided Loyalties

25 February, 2015 Theater No comments
Divided Loyalties

Danai Gurira’s The Convert is a wrenching battle between traditional culture and colonial “civilization.”

My review is in the Marin Independent Journal. Read more

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

Pick a Little, Talk a Little

3 September, 2014 Theater No comments
Pick a Little, Talk a Little

My September/October Editors’ Picks are up on the Theatre Bay Area website! Go forth and

check ‘em out. Read more

The Fall of Bay Area Theater

The Fall of Bay Area Theater

The sheer volume of great theater going on around the Bay Area can be daunting. I’ve picked out a

few likely standouts to get you started. Read all about ‘em on KQED Arts.  Read more