.Beulah F. Vega

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Jun 6, 2023

Mountain Play: ‘Into the Woods’ on Mt. Tam

The Mountain Play is an adventure. After driving, hiking, biking or shuttling to the top of Mt. Tamalpais, one begins by making their way...
May 23, 2023

‘Shakespeare in Love’ at Novato Theater Company

Bill in Bliss Shakespeare is hard. Shakespearean adaptations which use the Elizabethan language without the helpful context of the plot are arguably harder. Novato Theater...
May 17, 2023

Bus Stop

Pupusas, Michael Jackson, and cannibalism aka American Latiné. Marin Theater Company concludes its 2022/23 season with Brian Quijada’s Where Did We Sit on the Bus?...
Feb 28, 2023

Jury’s out on ‘Justice: A New Musical’

It was quite an eventful evening at the Marin Theater Company opening of Justice: A New Musical. The show, with book by Lauren Gunderson,...
Dec 13, 2022

August Wilson’s ‘Two Trains Running’ in Mill Valley

Now playing at the Marin Theater Company through Dec.18, Two Trains Running is the sixth play in August Wilson’s 10-part Pittsburgh Cycle. Collectively, they...
Oct 12, 2022

The Moors at Sebastopol’s Main Stage West

Playwright Jen Silverman is known for work that bends genre as much as it bends reality, and The Moors, now playing at Sebastopol’s Main...
Oct 5, 2022

‘Macbeth’ Sequel in Mill Valley

There is an old Scottish proverb, “Eiridh tonn air uisge balbh.” Roughly translated, it means, “Waves will rise on silent waters.”  Equal parts threat and...
Sep 28, 2022

Ross Valley Players ‘Picnic’ No Basket of Fruit

Ross Valley Players (RVP) open their 93rd season with William Inge’s American Classic Picnic, one of this reviewer's favorite plays. The plot is deceptively simple....