Category: Theater

Wild, wonderful women take charge in ACT’s ‘Men on Boats’

The high points of history have always tended to feature men – which makes “Men on Boats” such an unexpected…

1 week ago

‘Waitress’ a sweet, tuneful slice of life

Marshmallow Mermaid Pie, Blueberry Bacon Pie and I Hate My Husband Pie are on the menu in “Waitress,” the charming,…

4 weeks ago

Eliza Gibson’s ‘A.I. Therapist’ provides comfort

In her solo show “Bravo 25: Your A.I. Therapist Will See You Now” at The Marsh, Eliza Gibson cleverly imagines…

4 weeks ago

Oct. 10-11: Terror Vault, Thelonious Monk Birthday Concert, Beak>, Fan Shigang, Celebrity Pool Toss, Nitro Circus, San Francisco Fall Art & Antiques Show, Zaccho Dance Theatre, Best of Fringe, Noises Off

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10 Terror Vault: The haunted attraction -- with theater, mazes, escape rooms and special effects telling the “untold…

1 month ago

An unhappy family comes to life in Cutting Ball’s ‘Uncle Vanya’

The plays of late-19th-century Russian writer Anton Chekhov are so rich with compassion for the inherent comedy and tragedy of…

1 month ago

Relationships unravel in SF Playhouse’s ‘You Mean to Do Me Harm’

The personal and political dialogue between and among two interracial couples of Asian-American and Caucasian backgrounds is fast and furious…

2 months ago

Matthew Morrison kicks off Bay Area Cabaret’s 15th season

It’s early in the day when Matthew Morrison comes to the phone in his upstate New York home and responds…

2 months ago

Troubling Tennessee Williams’ ‘Baby Doll’ at Shelton Theater

One thing’s for sure: Tennessee Williams loved his female characters -- the desperate cats on hot tin roofs, the faded…

2 months ago