Our critics weigh in on local theatre

The Dharma of Dollars: Staged readings of Mark Kenward's new play that exposes the dark side of the Oakland hills and the dog-eat-dog world of yoga studio management, 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 16. The Marsh, 1062 Valencia (at 22nd St.), 826-5750.

The End: A pre-U.S. tour workshop production of the musical revue about three women who sing about the end of their relationships, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays, through June 26; $20. New Conservatory Theatre Center, 25 Van Ness (at Market), 861-8972.

The Fantasticks: Two dads launch a fake feud in order to drive their son and daughter into each other's arms in this musical classic, 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays, 3 and 8 p.m. Saturdays, through July 31; $15-$50. The Playhouse, 536 Sutter (at Powell), 677-9596.

Folk Tales From Around the World: The Young Performers Theatre brings legends from around the globe to life, 1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, through July 25, $7-$12, 346-5550 (information). Young Performers Theater, Bldg. C, Fort Mason (Marina & Buchanan), 346-5550.

I Look Like an Egg But I Identify as a Cookie: Comic Heather Gold bakes chocolate chip cookies and recounts funny memories with her audiences while asking them to share recipes and other secrets, 8 p.m. Sundays, through July 18, $20-$30, 866-468-3399 (information). Hotel Adagio, 550 Geary (at Taylor).

I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change: Joe DiPietro and Jimmy Roberts' original comic musical examines our embarrassing inner notions on relationships, 8 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 5 and 9 p.m. Saturdays, 2 and 7 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 30; $35-$55. Marines Memorial Theater, 609 Sutter (at Mason), 877-771-6900.

Southern Baptist Sissies: An exploration into the lives of four Texas gay men raised in the less-than-liberal Baptist church, 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through July 11; $18-$28. New Conservatory Theatre Center, 25 Van Ness (at Market), 861-8972.

Technu-Topia Malfunction: Interrelated solo works by Rene Garcia and Praba Pilar take on fears about technology, 8 p.m. Friday, June 18, and Saturday, June 19, $10-$15. The Lab, 2948 16th St. (at Capp), 864-8855.

« Previous Page
My Voice Nation Help
©2014 SF Weekly, LP, All rights reserved.