Jul 20, 2022

TheatreWork’s Nan and the Lower Body Comes at an Opportune Time

On the morning that news broke of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, award-winning playwright Jessica Dickey stood in a quiet circle with the cast of TheatreWorks Silicon Valley’s production of her play Nan and the Lower Body. “On that terrible, emotional day,” she recalls, “we all...
Gem of the Ocean
Apr 6, 2022

TheatreWork’s Gem of the Ocean

TheatreWorks director Tim Bond has been wondering something recently: how those of us “in the Bay Area can become...
August: Osage County
Mar 30, 2022

August: Osage County at San Jose Stage

Randall King has been thinking about four pages of dialogue for the last four years. “There’s not a word in...
Mar 9, 2022

Sense & Sensibility at Lucie Stern Theatre

In a society where marriage was closely tied to money and social status, the sensible Elinor and sensitive Marianne...
Feb 23, 2022

Smuin Ballet Series 1 at Center for the Performing Arts

It looks like the Grand Ole Opry has found its way to Mountain View. This weekend, the Smuin Contemporary...
Feb 2, 2022

City Lights Stages “The Hollow”

“The murder is really kind of incidental,” says Doll Piccotto. “You’ve got a body, and then there’s just a...
Feb 2, 2022

Sunset Baby at Pear Theatre

Detroit-born playwright Dominique Morisseau has not only earned two OBIE Awards and a MacArthur Genius Grant for her portrayals...

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