Our critics weigh in on local theater
Is it possible to balance a fairy-tale surface with the darkness lurking beneath?
After 20 years, Caryl Churchill's farce about sexual hang-ups has lost its ability to shock
Berkeley Rep's Oresteia is gorgeous to look at, but its spots of good acting get drowned by the staging
Why are Bay Area stages so classically minded this season?
Dark Rapture explores language without involving us dramatically; Slavs! eavesdrops on a nation involved in a deeply searching dialogue