Lisa Hori-Garcia

Liz Sklar, left front, plays John Wesley Powell, who leads a 19th century river expedition in American Conservatory Theater’s production of Jaclyn Backhaus’ subversive comedy “Men on Boats.” (Courtesy Kevin Berne)

Wild, wonderful women take charge in ACT’s ‘Men on Boats’

The high points of history have always tended to feature men –…

 

From left, Lisa Hori-Garcia, Rotimi Agbabiaka, Velina Brown and Keiko Shimosato Carreiro are versatile in the San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Schooled.” (Courtesy Mike@mikemelnyk.com)

SF Mime Troupe tackles politics of education in ‘Schooled’

Even though the San Francisco Mime Troupe’s 57th season production “Schooled” focuses…

 

Paul Finocchiaro, left, and Rotimi Agbabiaka appear in “Holiday High Jinx: Bums, Broads and Broadway.” (Courtesy Julie Schuchard)

Word for Word celebrates holidays with literary ‘High Jinx’

It’s been awhile since San Francisco’s Word for Word, the inventive troupe…

 

From left, Lisa Hori-Garcia, George P. Scott and Hugo E Carbajal are versatile in San Francisco Mime Troupe’s 2015 show, “Freedomland.” (Courtesy DavidAllenStudio.com)

‘Freedomland’ asks tough questions amid music, laughs

How can we live in a world like this? That’s the question,…

From left, Lisa Hori-Garcia, George P. Scott and Hugo E Carbajal are versatile in San Francisco Mime Troupe’s 2015 show, “Freedomland.” (Courtesy DavidAllenStudio.com)