Victoriana, Weighed Down by Invisible Ectoplasm, in A.C.T.’s John

At the beginning of Ordinary People, Calvin (Donald Sutherland) and Beth (Mary…

Bill Irwin’s On Beckett Is Theater for Theater Nerds

The veteran clown, stalwart A.C.T. collaborator, and perpetually boyish 66-year-old Bill Irwin…

Where Fashion Sits: Juanita More’s Puttin’ on the Titz

For somewhat dubious-sounding reasons, Floor 21, Juanita More’s Wednesday evening cocktail soiree…

Tom Stoppard Solves The Hard Problem

Tom Stoppard’s The Hard Problem is an ordinary melodrama disguised as an…

Every 28 Hours: Theater for Racial Justice

Sometimes, updating a source text to keep a theatrical production is crucial…

Austere and Lonely Offices

Not long after the 1937 abdication of King Edward VIII, George Orwell…

Breathless With Self-Absorption: all of what you love and none of what you hate

Language fails Girl A (Britney Frazier) for the better part of Phillip…

First Person Plural: The Last Five Years at A.C.T.

Originally produced in 2001, A.C.T.’s revival of The Last Five Years breathlessly…

    Wed May 25th, 2016 5:00pm By Jeffrey Edalatpour

Behind the Scene with The Last Five Years

For the past six weeks, Margo Seibert (Rocky) and Zak Resnick (Mamma…

    Mon May 23rd, 2016 9:30am By A. K. Carroll

Benjamin’s Scheuer Plays Six Guitars and One Audience in The Lion

In Benjamin’s Scheuer’s one-man musical show, The Lion (now playing at A.C.T.’s…

    Thu Apr 21st, 2016 8:00am By A. K. Carroll