The Exhibitionist

A Doll’s House Divided Cannot Stand, at Berkeley Rep

My favorite interpretation of Nora, the heroine of Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s…

 

Dreams Deferred in Detroit ’67

When the white cast in The Big Chill (1983) reminisces about their…

 

Sharon Meadow Has Been Renamed Robin Williams Meadow

There was no drive-by fruiting, but there were a few affable groaners.…

 

Highly Scientific Study Confirms California Is a Dog State

For some peculiar reason, the House of Representatives voted this week to…

A Refugee in America, Exiled from Lake Success

The relationship between personal wealth and personal wellbeing is a tenuous one.…

Kiss Me Once, at Shotgun Players

Guillermo Calderón’s Kiss bears more than a passing resemblance to Sarah Kane’s Blasted (which…

Johanna Pfaelzer Is Berkeley Rep’s New Artistic Director

Some 20 months after Tony Taccone announced his departure from the Berkeley…

Check Out PROXY’s Augmented-Reality Exhibit on Homelessness

“I’m just one step below everybody else,” an unhoused San Francisco resident…

Ramin Djawadi Brings Game of Thrones‘ Westeros to Life in San Jose

Any Game of Thrones fans will tell you the music of the…

Why Must I Be a Teenager in Love?

Adolescents are changelings. If their bodies aren’t itchy with desire or suffering…