This intense drama, well directed by Aurora’s new artistic director Josh Costello, has a vital message that should resonate throughout our country.
Three movie house employees bond as they reveal their innermost fears, insecurities, and hopes for what appear to be uncertain futures.
Cal Shakes’ glimmering adventure story ‘House of Joy’ explores women’s roles in India’s Mughal empire
The world premiere by emerging playwright Madhuri Shekar is set in a harem during the impending collapse of the storied 17th-century empire.
John Fisher's take on WWII in this acclaimed one-person show is a rare combination of comedy and gravity, with war particulars and trivia interspersed with anecdotes about his childhood.
'Kill Move Paradise,' written by award-winning playwright and actor James Ijames, is a moving, emotional, must-see experience.
These two contemporary Bay Area artists share an ethos that has been influenced by Zen Buddhism.
What does it mean to be good? How can good people manage in this world? These weighty questions are entertainingly and breezily explored in Cal Shakes’ diverting and charming production.
Tony Taccone's last directorial opening as Berkeley Rep's artistic director is a bright and boisterous musical show that enhances one's mood. He created it with the actor and playwright John Leguizamo.
Sarah Burgess' intelligent and tightly written dark comedy censures our all-American political fundraising process.
An innovative outdoor/indoor production makes a perfect introduction to Shakespearean drama for young theatergoers.
The long-serving artistic director reflects on writing and directing plays, Broadway and his 'clueless' high school self
He took one of the most famous photographs in American history — perhaps with this remarkable exhibit Russell will be restored to his rightful place in art history.
Central Works' 63rd world premiere is an entertaining tale of three single women who solve a series of ghastly Jack the Ripper-type murders when the police don’t seem to be able to crack the case.
Geetha Reddy’s new drama is the tale of two women of different socioeconomic strata whose lives interweave in a manner loosely inspired by Charles Dickens’ 'A Tale of Two Cities.'
This lengthy, chock-filled production creatively explores diverse facets of the Bible — its history, authors, compilation, impact on civilization and on two individuals who allow its significance to effect their lives.
A highly regarded 20th-century artist, Hammersley (1919–2009) had a wide-ranging artistic vision that included experiments in photography, painting, printmaking, drawing, sculpture and early computer art.