Review: ‘Overnight’ at The Flight Deck in Oakland (***)

by Sean Taylor There is a line between territory and ownership, a vast difference in the words home and hometown. A new three-part play, “Overnight” presented at The Flight Deck in Oakland, leaves the tongues of a community spinning helpless questions, pointing faultless fingers, and, in resignation, acting upon the last match in the box. […]

Review: ‘Fun Home’ at The Curran (****)

by Charles Kruger In 2015, a fantastically original new musical, based on an exceptional literary work (not a play), and featuring queer characters in unexpected contexts burst onto Broadway. This musical famously captured the attention of the political class when US  Ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power, brought a group of UN ambassadors — […]