Theater

Appetite for Horrors

When Little Shop of Horrors opened in New York in 1982, it was in a small, 98-seat Off-Off-Broadway theatre. Its success led to its...

Dreams & Visions

In a recent conversation about on-stage diversity (and the lack thereof in the North Bay), a local theatre company’s artistic director posed...

Classic ‘Trap’

When something becomes popular enough to be successfully parodied, what made the original source material so popular tends to be forgotten. Case in point—the...

Humans Being

A family teeters on the brink of financial, emotional and physical collapse over Thanksgiving dinner in The Humans, at Novato Theater Company through Sept....

Laughing Matters

A recent New York Times headline asked the question, “Can a Play About Vaccines Be a Laughing Matter?” Bay Area audiences can...

Play in the Park

For 20 years, Mill Valley’s Curtain Theatre has treated local audiences to admission-free, fully produced Shakespeare plays performed in the small, outdoor amphitheater in...

Song & Dance

Transcendence built...

Hamming It Up

Silliness takes the stage at Dominican University's Forest Meadows Amphitheatre as the Marin Shakespeare Company presents Monty Python's Spamalot. It's the company's first full...

Sister Act

The Ross Valley Players conclude their 89th season with a production of Crimes of the Heart, running in Ross through Aug. 11....

Summer School

The chances of Legally Blonde: The Musical showing up on anyone’s list of “great American musicals” are as likely as the chances of a...