Plays

The North Plan

THE NORTH PLAN – A Political Comedy by Jason Wells (NorCal Premiere) After a ruthless faction seizes power in Washington, Carlton Berg, a bureaucrat for the State Department, runs off with the new regime’s top-secret enemies list. The chase has come to an end in a police station in the Ozarks. With a pair of… Read more »

Mother Jones In Heaven

MOTHER JONES IN HEAVEN WRITTEN AND COMPOSED BY SI KAHN Starring Mary Gannon Graham Musical Direction by Jim Peterson   The indomitable Mary Gannon Graham meets the invincible Mother Jones in this new one-woman musical by the legendary singer/songwriter and activist, Si Kahn. Many people know the name Mother Jones, but most have no idea… Read more »

4000 Miles

4000 MILES – A comic family drama Amy Herzog (NorCal Premiere) After suffering a major loss while he was on a cross-country bike trip, 21 year-old Leo seeks solace from his feisty 91 year-old grandmother Vera in her West Village apartment. Over the course of a single month, these unlikely roommates infuriate, bewilder, and ultimately… Read more »

The Other Place

Fifty two year old Juliana is a brilliant drug-company scientist giving a speech to a neurological convention. As she speaks we cut away to scenes with her doctor, phone calls from her estranged daughter, and arguments with her husband who may or may not be divorcing her. Through it all she constantly refers to “the… Read more »

Polar Bears

POLAR BEARS: A New play by David Templeton (World Premiere) In David Templeton’s lyrical new solo show, the author of ‘Pinky’ and ‘Wretch Like Me’ tells a whopper of a true story. When a tragedy strikes his family at the beginning of the holiday season, he finds himself caring for his two small children, who… Read more »

Yankee Tavern

Starring Anthony Abate, Tyler Costin, John Craven and Ilana Niernberger Set Design by Paul Gilger Stage Management by Ross Brown THE STORY: Just when you thought you’d heard every crazy 9/11 conspiracy theory, a stranger walks into the Yankee Tavern. There, inside the walls of this crumbling New York tavern, a young couple finds themselves… Read more »

Underneath the Lintel

Underneath the Lintel BY GLEN BERGER Starring: John Shillington THE STORY: (excerpt from article by Alexis Soloski, The Village Voice) “On an inauspicious morning at a Dutch library, a librarian makes an unexpected find in the overnight return box. …a much mistreated Baedeker’s guidebook 123 years overdue. Even without compound interest, this tardiness merits a… Read more »

Mother Jones in Heaven

MOTHER JONES IN HEAVEN WRITTEN AND COMPOSED BY SI KAHN Starring Mary Gannon Graham Musical Direction by Jim Peterson The indomitable Mary Gannon Graham meets the invincible Mother Jones in this new one-woman musical by the legendary singer/songwriter and activist, Si Kahn. Many people know the name Mother Jones, but most have no idea of… Read more »

Trenchcoat in Common

T. I. C. (Trenchcoat In Common) BY PETER SINN NACHTRIEB In a summer devoid of friends, money and fun, a teenage girl starts a blog about her apartment building and the strange characters inhabiting it. She begins to pry deep into the lives of her neighbors and to share her research online. The deeper she… Read more »

Polar Bears

The inaugural reading of a new play by David Templeton. Please join us Saturday, July 19th for a relaxing evening of wine and reading of David Templeton’s beguiling new work, Polar Bears. This event is one night only, and begins at 8pm. Suggested donation of $15 at the door, or pay what you will. Donations… Read more »