Review: ‘The Rules,’ a world premiere by Dipika Guha presented by San Francisco Playhouse at the Creativity Theater (***)

by Christine Okon If we always adhere to “the rules” of romance, do we risk losing ourselves?  Before Dipika Guha’s play “The Rules” begins, we sit under a rack of light and flowing dresses hanging high overhead like banners of textbook femininity, matched by the shabby chic décor of a quaint love seat and chairs, […]

Wily West Productions* and Playwrights’ Center of San Francisco present Sheherezade 13, a Festival of New Plays

(Charles Kruger) (Sheherezade 13 will play April 12 through 27 at The Exit Theatre on Thursday, Friday and Saturday Nights) This month, Bay area audiences, thanks to Wily West Productions and the Playwrights’ Center of San Francisco, will have a rare opportunity to feast on a festival of new plays by local Bay Area playwrights […]

“LADIES IN WAITING: DAMSELS IN DISTRESS” FROM NO NUDE MEN SHOWCASES CHALLENGING NEW WORK BY EMERGING PLAYWRIGHTS

(Charles Kruger) “Ladies In Waiting: Three Plays About Distressed Damsels” produced by No Nude Men at Exit Theatre. “Woman Come Down” by Claire Rice. Director: Stuart Bousel. Red: Kristen Broadbear. Rapunzal: Theresa Miller. Wolf: Maro Guevara. Mother: Karen Offereins. Henry: Leer Relleum. “Night In Jail” by Alison Luterman. Director: Sarah Judge. Choreography: Sarah Savage. Samantha […]