The Terror and Titillation of the Thrillpeddlers

After another night of heavy boozing, Miley Judson decides to see Dr.…

Shotgun Players Bring Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap to Berkeley

Patrick Dooley, artistic director of the Shotgun Players, first discovered Agatha Christie…

    Wed Nov 25th, 2015 11:30am By Emily Wilson

Market Street Porn Theater to be Demolished and Replaced by Something More Boring

It’s the end of an era for the Market Street Cinema, a…

    Fri Oct 23rd, 2015 12:29pm By Jeremy Lybarger

Folk Rock Odyssey Comes Full Circle at Z Space

Lisa Steindler, the artistic director of Z Space, knows this may not…

    Fri Oct 23rd, 2015 9:30am By Emily Wilson

The Strand Theater Has a Shockingly Affordable Lunch

After several months of marble staircase demolitions, vintage neon sign restorations, and…

    Fri Jul 24th, 2015 5:45pm By Peter Lawrence Kane

The Challenges of Staging Ondine at Sutro Baths

For some, the thought of a night at the theater brings to…

    Wed Apr 29th, 2015 2:00pm By Laura Jaye Cramer

The Puppet Version of King Lear Is Surprisingly Awesome

Talented people often do baffling things. Sometimes this turns them into aesthetic…

    Tue Apr 14th, 2015 8:00am By Benjamin Wachs

Dr. Zebrovski, a Deranged Psychic in a Zebra Onesie, Debuts at Oasis

A demented late-night TV psychic from somewhere in the 13th Dimension by…

    Mon Apr 6th, 2015 3:29pm By Peter Lawrence Kane

A Bold and Hilarious Take on Chekhov

Playwright and director Aaron Posner describes his play, “Stupid Fucking Bird,” as…

    Mon Mar 16th, 2015 10:48am By Emily Wilson

X's and O's: Former 49er Dwight Hicks in Play That Tackles Football and Head Injuries

Playwright KJ Sanchez thinks there’s no better theater than football. “It’s a…

    Tue Jan 27th, 2015 9:55am By Emily Wilson