Tag: Lisa Peterson

‘Great Leap’ mixes hoops and hopes at ACT

Politics, culture clashes and generational divides are recurring themes for playwright Lauren Yee. The recent production of her “King of…

7 days ago

Berkeley Rep’s ‘Office Hour’ plays on fear of mass shootings

The first scene of “Office Hour” feels eerily familiar. Three writing teachers at a nameless university gather to discuss a…

1 year ago

Berkeley Rep’s ‘Watch on the Rhine’ sadly relevant

As the always politically conscious Berkeley Repertory Theatre expected, American playwright Lillian Hellman’s drama “Watch on the Rhine” feels uncomfortably…

1 year ago

Sandra Tsing Loh an amusing ‘Madwoman in the Volvo’

“You’re in a hormonal storm,” writer-performer Sandra Tsing Loh’s friend informs her early on in Tsing-Loh’s new play, “The Madwoman…

2 years ago