Review: ‘peerless’ at Marin Theatre Company (***)

by Charles Kruger The pressured adolescent characters in Jiehae Park’s very original short play, “peerless,”  have initials (M, L, BF, D) or titles (Dirty Girl, Preppy Girl) for names, live in a generic town (Midwestern suburbia) attend a generic school (High school) and strive to achieve admission to a nameless college (The College). Like the Macbeth’s (whose […]

Review: ‘The Way West’ at Marin Theatre Company (**1/2)

by Charles Kruger Rating: **1/2 (For an explanation of TheatreStorm’s rating scale, click here.) Mona Mansour definitely has something important to say about American culture with “The Way West.” The family depicted in this western comedy is definitely headed into the sunset. Mom is facing bankruptcy, is a serial car-crasher, and is suffering from a mysterious […]