Category Archives: Theatre

Theatre Spring 2016

2016-06-11 BerkeleyRep: For Peter Pan on her 70th birthday (Sarah Ruhl) 2016-05-26 Big Idea: The Rover (Aphra Behn) 2016-05-24 California Musical Theatre: Motown (Berry Gordy) 2016-05-19 CapStage: Disgraced (Ayad Akhtar) 2016-05-21 Resurrection Theatre: The Dresser (Ronald Harwood) 2016-05-08 BerkeleyRep: Treasure … Continue reading

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Theatre Winter 2015-2016

2016-03-13 BerkeleyRep: Aubergine (Julia Cho) 2016-03-05 SF Playhouse: The Nether (Jennifer Haley) 2016-02-12 Green Valley Theatre: The Last Five Years (Jason Robert Brown) 2016-02-11 CapStage: Love and Information (Caryl Churchill) 2016-02-10 Sacramento Theatre Company: Driving Miss Daisy (Alfred Uhry) 2016-01-29 … Continue reading

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Theatre Fall 2015

Eleven plays this season. King Lear, my first play at California Shakespeare Theatre in Orinda, was quite well done. Hard to pick a favorite, as there were so many good ones and no bad ones, but I think Adoration of … Continue reading

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Theatre Summer 2015

A little late to posting summer, and I’d forgotten until tonight when I logged my latest play. I’ve been experimenting with written little short blurbs about the plays in my DayOne journal. Not reviews, just reactions. Those are linked after … Continue reading

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Theatre: Spring 2015

Though I’ve seen Into the Woods many times, and also saw Conner’s showcase of Sondheim titled Marry Me a Little, the breadth of my Sondheim exposure was limited, so I was pleased to finally see another, A Little Night Music, … Continue reading

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New Helvetia Theatre and R Street

This evening I attended New Helvetia Theatre’s Opening Doors, which is somewhat ironically named, as it is the closing show for the venue on R Street. Founder Connor Mickiewicz and several friends performed numbers from musicals, a revue of favorites and … Continue reading

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Theatre: Winter 2014-2015

Though I’ve seen a few play multiple times, most particularly Into the Woods, I had never seen a play in two different theatres over a short period of time. Last fall I saw Ideation at San Francisco Playhouse, and then … Continue reading

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