Berkeley Rep Hosts Fran Lebowitz for Three Nights in February

Fran Lebowitz suffers from one of the worst-documented cases of writer’s block (or…

Who’ll Stop the Rhine?

On a 1971 episode of The Dick Cavett Show, Cavett asks Bette…

Holidays and Beyond: Theater

FlashPlays! Annual Winter Micro-Play Festival Dec. 16-17, at The Dennis Gallagher Arts…

Daniel Handler’s Wabbit Twouble

One of the actors tripped forward in Daniel Handler’s Imaginary Comforts, or…

Rabbi and Rabbit Are Just One Letter Apart

When Daniel Handler wrote a play, he sat down with his wife,…

Otis Williams is Gonna Make You Love Them

Everybody dies by the end of Ain’t Too Proud — The Life…

Irresistible Temptation: A Motown Musical at Berkeley

When Rodney Earl Jackson, Jr went on car trips with his parents…

Stagecraft as Resistance: 3 Girls Theatre’s New Works Festival Is Aug. 17-27

Last year, the theme of the 3 Girls Theatre New Works Festival…

An Octoroon in a White World

At the end of one entr’acte in Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ An Octoroon, a…

A Devil in Mind Reaches Out a Hand to God

What made you want to use a puppet? I hate puppets. That’s…