Christopher Chen

From left, Charisse Loriaux, Cassidy Brown, Jomar Tagatac and Katie Rubin are excellent in “You Mean to Do Me Harm.” (Courtesy Ken Levin)

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

The personal and political dialogue between and among two interracial couples of…


From left, James Asher, Charisse Loriaux, Lauren English and Don Castro appear in San Francisco Playhouse’s intriguing “You Mean to Do Me Harm.” (Courtesy Ken Levin)

Personal views reflect political reality in witty ‘Harm’

It’s no small accomplishment to create deeply human characters and personal conflicts…


Jomar Tagatac and Elissa Stebbins appear in Shotgun Players’ intriguing “Caught.” (Courtesy Pak Han)

Shotgun Players’ ‘Caught’ dazzlingly ponders nature of truth

There are very few things you can take at face value in…