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Weightless, a world-premiere rock opera by The Kilbanes (Bay Area couple Kate Kilbane and Dan Moses) , opens at Z Space in February. [Courtesy Emily Sevin)

Winter 2018 Arts Preview: Theater

The theater season serves up major tours, offbeat experiments, musicals, comedy and…

 

Elissa Beth Stebbins is excellent as the title characters in Cutting Ball’s production of “The Mineola Twins.” (Courtesy Liz Olson)

Cutting Ball boosts the comedy in ‘Mineola Twins’

Usually, a farce -- that light comic genre with an improbable plot,…

 

Ponder Goddard plays a young woman trying to understand the meaning of misery in Cutting Ball Theater’s production of August Strindberg’s “A Dreamplay.” (Courtesy Rob Melrose)

Strindberg’s ‘Dreamplay’ doesn’t feel edgy in 21st century

Sometimes the revival of plays considered avant-garde in the early and mid-20th…

 

Cutting Ball Theater's "Ondine," opening in February, retells the Little Mermaid and Pelleas and Mellisande myths. (Courtesy Laura Mason)

2016 Winter Arts Preview: Theater

The Bay Area’s ultra rich theater community presents old favorites, world premieres,…

Cutting Ball Theater's "Ondine," opening in February, retells the Little Mermaid and Pelleas and Mellisande myths. (Courtesy Laura Mason)
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Cutting Ball’s ‘Sidewinders’ on the edge

Somewhere in the Old West, a soldier and a cowpoke find themselves…

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