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.
The long-serving artistic director reflects on writing and directing plays, Broadway and his 'clueless' high school self
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.
'Home' is an imaginative and inventive 105 minutes of refreshing absurdist entertainment, with an extraordinarily talented cast and production team.
This 2019 co-production with the Guthrie Theater is even more powerful, more effective and ultimately more satisfying than the Berkeley Rep’s original 20 years ago.
Maddy Trumble, in "Paradise Square," and Anne Yumi Kobori, in "Every Day Alice," say their Berkeley upbringings shaped the actresses they are today.
We asked the highly regarded theater's next artistic director about her vision and talked to its managing director about why they chose her.
Pfaelzer will take over from Tony Taccone, who has been with Berkeley Rep for 33 years. She was selected from a field of 160 candidates.
In the adolescent language of sarcasm and self-consciousness, 'Heretics Anonymous' follows teenage characters as they figure out what, and who, they really believe in.
A new oral history traces the difficult, uplifting and triumphant history of the seminal play which has been produced around the globe in both elaborate and minimalist productions.
Berkeley Rep's Tony Taccone delivers a memorable production aided by a marvelous cast and production staff. Don't miss this significant contribution to 20th-century theatre.
After Daniel Handler's (aka Lemony Snicket) father died, he wondered about what would happen if a rabbi ruined a memorial service. The whimsical "Imaginary Comforts" is the result