Announcing The Cast Of Lucy Thurber's TRANSFERS At Crowded FireAnnouncing The Cast Of Lucy Thurber's TRANSFERS At Crowded Fire
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2019

Crowded Fire Theater (CFT) Lucy Thurber's TRANSFERS will open Crowded Fire's 21st home season of new and contemporary plays. A brilliantly written, gut-punch of a play that strips the veneer off of meritocracy and asks us if we are willing to sacrifice ourselves to embrace a way out, this new production of TRANSFERS will feature an impressive cast directed by Ken Savage. (more...)

Crowded Fire Theater Presents the Bay Area Premiere of Young Jean Lee's CHURCHCrowded Fire Theater Presents the Bay Area Premiere of Young Jean Lee's CHURCH
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2018

Crowded Fire Theater (CFT) Young Jean Lee (author of 2016's THE SHIPMENT) returns to Crowded Fire with CHURCH, the second revolutionary production in Crowded Fire's 20th Anniversary Season of new and contemporary plays. Praised by the New York Times as "slyly subversive" and "earnest and surprisingly moving," this new production of CHURCH will feature an inspiring cast directed by the theater company's Artistic Director, Mina Morita. (more...)

Photo Flash: Pear Theatre Presents PEAR SLICESPhoto Flash: Pear Theatre Presents PEAR SLICES
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2018

 Spring is in the air - and for Pear Theatre patrons, that means "Pear Slices," a collection of original, short plays from the members of the Pear Playwrights Guild. Now in its fifteenth year, Pear Slices presents fifteen-minute vignettes: a stunning variety of stories, settings, and plot twists occupy the Pear Theatre stage, penned by local playwrights and brought to life with a single cast of highly versatile, local actors. "Pear Slices 2018," directed by Robyn Ginsburg Braverman and Troy Johnson, previews on May 3, with press and Opening Night on Friday, May 4, followed by a champagne gala. The show runs Thursdays through Sundays through May 20. All performances are held at the Pear Theatre, 1110 La Avenida St., Mountain View. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.thepear.org or calling (650) 254-1148. (more...)

Pear Theatre Announces PEAR SLICES 2018Pear Theatre Announces PEAR SLICES 2018
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2018

Spring is in the air - and for Pear Theatre patrons, that means PEAR SLICES, a collection of original, short plays from the members of the Pear Playwrights Guild. In fifteen-minute vignettes, a stunning variety of stories, settings, and plot twists occupy the Pear Theatre stage, penned by local playwrights and brought to life with a single cast of highly versatile, local actors. This annual short play showcase has become a favorite among Pear audiences and never fails to amuse, intrigue, and inspire. Troy Johnson and Robyn Ginsburg Braverman direct. (more...)

Pear Theatre presents PEAR SLICES 2017 in May
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Pear Theatre continues its season with its annual showcase of original short plays by members of the Pear Playwrights Guild. From Anasazi to Aboriginals, private detectives to proposals, this year's crop of plays promises to engage, delight, and inspire. All eight plays will be performed in the same evening, with a cast of seven actors performing all the roles. 'Pear Slices 2017,' directed by Troy Johnson and Robyn Ginsburg Braverman,previews on May 4. (more...)

Ross Valley Players Opens BOEING BOEING Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2016

Ross Valley Players presents the Tony Award winning farce, BOEING BOEING - a hilarious story about a playboy living in Paris and juggling love affairs with three stewardesses. (more...)

WHAT THE DICKENS?, MEDICAL MAYHEM & More Set for B Street Theatre's 2013-14 School Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2013

The B Street Theatre, Sacramento's Resident Professional, New Works Theatre, has announced its 2013-14 School Tour productions. The B Street Theatre School Tour has brought its funny, fast-paced touring productions to schools and organizations serving children and families throughout Northern California since 1986. These shows energize school assemblies and bring history, literature, and science topics to life for children of all ages. B Street Theatre is Sacramento's only professional theatre for young and serves over 200,000 children annually. (more...)