Magic Theatre’s ‘Bruja’: reimagining Medea

(Charles Kruger) (Rating: 2/5 Stars ยป Worth Seeing) Playwright Luis Alfaro has been around for a while, and accomplished a great deal of remarkable work. He has been awarded fellowships by both the MacArthur Foundation and the Rockefeller Foundation. For ten years he worked with Los Angeles’ renowned Mark Taper Forum as Associate Producer, Director […]

‘A Steady Rain’ at Marin Theatre Company: Disturbing but unsatisfying

(Charles Kruger) “A Steady Rain” by Keith Huff, produced by Marin Theatre Company. Director: Meredith McDonough. Scenic Designer: Andrew Boyce. Lighting Designer: Lucas Krech. Costume Designer: Maggie Whitaker. Sound Designer: Chris Houston. Denny: Khris Lewi. Joey: Kevin Rolston. (performance attended Thursday, February 7, 2012) The west coast premiere of Chicago playwright (and Mad Men writer) […]