Ashlin Halfnight's 'The Resting Place' wrestles with deeply disturbing, unfortunately contemporary themes.
Lynn Nottage's sensational play doesn't flinch from showing how decisions of distant capitalists slice deeply into workers' lives.
Bay Area Musicals' latest production is full of verve and tragic parallels to today—even if the songs aren't quite hummable.
Vickilyn Reynolds's latest musical production about the first African American Oscar winner had humor, pizzazz, and poignancy.
World premiere musical takes on the social upheaval of the '60s with beautiful voices and plenty of chutzpah.
3Girls Theatre Company’s latest dramatizes double standards in the workplace, with high stakes but a limited scope.
Qui Nguyen's exuberant comedy at A.C.T. presents the Vietnam War from the point of view of the refugees who fled to America.
A world premiere at Magic Theatre brings strong performances, and a surprisingly different ear, to the stage.
EnActe and Noorani Dance Company's new piece relates many haunting tales from when India and Pakistan were forcibly separated by the British.
1941 play at Berkeley Rep makes for gripping theater, and poses prescient questions about power, politics, and sacrifice.