Theater

Donna Summer

Donna Summer musical sings the hits

Marinites seeking refuge from a cold and rainy December might find it worth their while to head over the bridge and spend a Summer...
Middletown at College of Marin

‘Middletown’ onstage at College of Marin

College of Marin goes deep into suburbia onstageWelcome to Middletown. Population: stable. Elevation: same. They call the main...

Saintly ‘Maid’

What’s a mother to do when her daughter says she hears the voice of an angel instructing her to lead an army to war?...

He & She

It’s been almost 85 years since two of Marin’s oldest theatre companies joined forces to present a full theatrical production. Apparently, it worked so...

Call It

Writers have dressed up the “boy meets girl, boy loses girl” trope for centuries now; from Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet to every Hallmark Channel...

Dark Song

More opera than musical (San Francisco Opera actually did a production in 2015), Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s Sweeney Todd is an exceedingly difficult...

Do the Time Warp

If being hit on the head by a piece of sponge foam toast or across the face by a flying condom isn’t your cup...

Past & Present Tense

Few plays explore Native American history or the modern-day social and political issues that continue to challenge that community. Mary Kathryn Nagle’s Sovereignty, running...

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...