Hysteria

Play by Terry Johnson Aurora Theatre Company Berkeley, California August 24-September 30 http://www.auroratheatre.org/ Warren David Keith and Howard Swain in Hysteria. Photo: David Allen We live in the age of the hybrid. We have hybrid plants and cars  ...

after the quake

By Haruki Murakami Adapted and directed by Frank Galati Berkeley Repertory Theater October 17-November 25, 2007 http://www.berkeleyrep.org/index.asp Keong Sim. Photo by Michael Brosilow. If ever there was an appropriate venue for “after the quake,” an adaptation of two  ...

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By Keith Bunin Directed by Robin Stanton Aurora Theatre June 13-July 20 http://www.auroratheatre.org/ At first glance – and if you read the publicity material – “The Busy World is Hushed” would appear to be about religion, specifically the Episcopalian interpretation  ...

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Gypsy A Catered Affair Les Liaisons Dangereuses The New Century The American Dream The Sandbox “Gypsy.” Book by Arthur Laurents, music Jule Styne, lyrics Stephen Sondheim. Original choreography by Jerome Robbins reproduced by Bonnie Walker; Directed by Arthur Laurents.. Starring  ...

A View from the Bridge

by Kate Fodor Ddirected by Ethan McSweeney, Opened Sept. 18, 2007 at Playwrights Horizons, NYC http://www.playwrightshorizons.org/index2.asp 100 Saints You Should Know, by Kate Fodor, is Playwrights Horizons’ first show of its bold 2007-2008 season, a year devoted solely to new  ...

Happy Days – Samuel Beckett

By Samuel Beckett (1956) National Theatre of Britain Brooklyn Academy of Music Directed by Deborah Warner Featuring Fiona Shaw (Winnie), Tim Potter (Willie) January 8-February 2, 2008 http://www.bam.org/events/08DAYS/08DAYS.aspx Dai (enough) Written and Performed by Iris Bahr. Produced by Highbrow  ...

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Almost an Evening by Ethan Coen at the Bleeker Street Theatre, New York. Featuring F. Murray Abraham. http://www.almostanevening.com/ The Seagull by Anton Chekhov at The Classic Stage Company. Featuring Dianne Wiest (Arkadine); Alan Cumming (Trigorin); others http://www.classicstage.org/seagull.html Ghosts by Henrik  ...

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By: Adam Simon and Tim Robbins Directed by: Beth F. Miles Running Time: 2 1/2 hours The Actors’ Gang Ivy Substation Culver City website February 2 – March 8 Twenty years ago Adam Simon and Tim Robbins wrote Carnage, a  ...

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Performed by Theatre de la Jeune Lune Inspired by Mozart and Beaumarchais Adapted by Steven Epp and Dominique Serrand Designed and Directed by Dominique Serrand Berkeley Repertory Theatre April 25-June 8, 2008 http://www.berkeleyrep.org/ Berkeley Rep is offering the best two-fer  ...