Review: ‘Into The Woods’ at San Francisco Playhouse (***)

(Charles Kruger) (Rating: ***) (“Into The Woods” plays at San Francisco Playhouse June 24 through September 6, 2014) We all know the stories of the Brothers Grimm: Cinderella marries theĀ PrinceĀ (and lives happily ever after). The evil witch imprisons Rapunzel (and gets her comeuppance). Jack climbs the beanstalk and kills the giant so he and his […]

SF PLAYHOUSE’S “PERIOD OF ADJUSTMENT” IS A RARE TREAT FOR TENNESSEE WILLIAMS FANS

(Charles Kruger) “Period of Adjustment” by Tennessee Williams, produced by SF Playhouse. Director: Bill English. Set: Nina Ball. Lighting: Michael Oesch. Sound: Cliff Caruthers. Costumes: Tatjana Genser. Properties/Dialect Coach: Lauren English. George Haverstick: Patrick Alparone. Mrs. McGillicuddy: Jean Forsman. Mr. McGillicuddy: Joe Madero. Dorothea Bates: Maggie Mason. Ralph Bates: Johnny Moreno. Isabel Haverstick: MacKenzie Meehan. […]