SF Playhouse: Annie Baker’s ‘The Aliens’ is a masterpiece and not to be missed

(Charles Kruger) (Rating: 5/5 Stars » Outstanding) Annie Baker‘s reputation is growing by leaps and bounds. A month ago, Aurora Theatre brought Ms. Baker’s work to the Bay area for the first time with an excellent production of Body Awareness. Currently, we have the even more excellent The Aliens at San Francisco Playhouse. When this play premiered in […]

‘Body Awareness’: Insight and humor in lesbian academia

(Charles Kruger) “Body Awareness” by Annie Baker, produced by Aurora Theatre Company. Director: Joy Carlin. Sets & Lights: Kent Dorsey. Costumes: Christine Dougherty. Composer &  Sound Designer: Chris Houston. Properties: Mia Baxter. Stage Manager: Corrie Bennett. Phyllis: Amy Resnick. Joyce: Jeri Lynn Cohen. Jared: Patrick Russell. Frank: Howard Swain. (performance attended Friday, February 3, 2012) […]