Stories about Stage

Sax, unleashed

Local saxophone sensation Howard Wiley of Extra Nappy dishes out hot licks before his appearance at SFJAZZ, Sat/22.

Synthesizing a legacy

Packed weekend of memorial concerts celebrates electronic instrument inventor and music pioneer Don Buchla.

A powerhouse tribute to essential ‘Miseducation’

From Balkan brass to Ethio-Jazz, UnderCover's dazzling lineup pays tribute to Ms. Lauryn Hill at YBCA.

Will the Thrillpeddlers meet their doom?

Beloved, scrappy theater troupe must leave their Hypnodrome home in February -- but the end hasn't come just yet.

Return of the ‘Natives’

20 years after it shocked audiences, Nā Lei Hulu's 'The Natives Are Restless' comes back at an invigorating moment.

Crip wisdom, alive and dynamic

'Sins Invalid' returns to ODC with a galvanizing new show, celebrating bodies at society's vulnerable intersections.

Posh and piffle

ACT's charming, frothy 'King Charles III' mixes speculative drama with royalist fervor

‘Type/Caste’ is a curtain call for theater stereotypes

Rotimi Agbabiaka's solo show dissects onstage, backstage issues of race and sexuality.

Mime Troupe tackles ignorance at its root in 57th season

This year brings new outdoor show 'Schooled' and an expanded brick and mortar space.

Madness, yet with method in’t

Shotgun Players' exhilarating "Hamlet" roulette throws game actors to the mercy of fate.