Tag: Lance Gardner

Cal Shakes’ ‘Everybody’ ponders life and death

Taking an urgent, here-and-now approach, California Shakespeare Theater’s West Coast premiere of playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ “Everybody” is a forceful, energetic…

4 months ago

‘Skeleton Crew’ gets to heart of Detroit auto workers

By the second act of Dominique Morisseau’s 2016 Obie Award-winning “Skeleton Crew,” the four workers in this Detroit auto plant…

8 months ago

SF Playhouse’s ‘Christians’ takes on trials of modern faith

In the beginning of “The Christians,” the leader of an Evangelical church addresses God directly. “Bring us together,” he intones.…

2 years ago

No one is really free in dangerous ‘Safe House’

The Kentucky of “Safe House” -- onstage at Aurora Theatre Co. in a West Coast premiere -- is a dangerous…

2 years ago