Review: ‘Barbecue’ at SF Playhouse (****1/2)

by Charles Kruger The title of this play obviously refers to its feature event—a family barbecue held for the purpose if performing an intervention for an alcoholic/addict—but also the way in which it “barbecues” our prejudices and preconceptions regarding race, poverty, addicition, recovery, pop culture, and more. It is a conflagration. And it is very […]