Tag: Shotgun Players

Over-the-top teen angst in Shotgun Players’ ‘Dry Land’

Unwanted pregnancy, confused sexuality, the yearning for a sense of belonging and identity and love -- all can be part…

6 months ago

‘Iron Shoes’ a magical, modern fairy tale

Shotgun Players’ latest world premiere “Iron Shoes,” a multidisciplinary fairytale for modern times, feels seductively mysterious even before it begins,…

8 months ago

Winter 2018 Arts Preview: Theater

The theater season serves up major tours, offbeat experiments, musicals, comedy and drama. A Fatal Step: Solo performer Jill Vice’s…

10 months ago

Shotgun takes on computers, love in ‘Watson Intelligence’

“I’m going to make you irresistibly sexy,” the brooding and troubled Eliza tells Watson, who sits stiffly and implacably, facing…

1 year ago

Shotgun Players’ ‘Events’ a story of immediacy

Claire, a priest and community choir leader, believes she has lost her soul. The cause: a horrific event, dramatized only…

2 years ago

Fast-paced ‘Nora’ updates Ibsen for 21st century

First produced in 1879, Swedish dramatist Henrik Ibsen’s “A Doll’s House” -- in which a young wife and mother finds…

2 years ago

Shotgun Players’ ‘Caught’ dazzlingly ponders nature of truth

There are very few things you can take at face value in local trickster-playwright Christopher Chen’s “Caught,” now in a…

2 years ago

Science, romance mix in ‘Heart Shaped Nebula’

Marisela Treviño Orta’s at times captivating, at times perplexing, drama “Heart Shaped Nebula,” now in a world premiere at Shotgun…

3 years ago