Presented by Independent Eye Theater (adapted from Shakespeare’s “King Lear”) June 15 – July 2 “Utterly convincing, often heartbreakingly so . . . Dazzlingly inventive . . . A startlingly effective and haunting Lear — more so than most that have a full cast of living actors.” — Sam Hurwitt, KQED Arts “A work of passion and artistry… Read more »
Plays from Season 2017 Half Season
By Mark St. Germain A delightful play filled with the humor, honesty, and life-affirming spirit of Karola Ruth Siegel, the girl who became “Dr. Ruth,” (Westheimer), America’s most famous sex therapist. “You will laugh. You will cry. You will be totally satisfied.”
By Keith Huff Starring Mike Schaeffer* and Nick Sholley* Produced In Collaboration With Left Edge Theater Two police officers who are life long friends, offer contrasting descriptions to Internal Affairs interrogators of their harrowing experience regarding a domestic disturbance call that leads to a brutal murder. This award winning production was originally staged a Left… Read more »
The late Edward Albee’s masterpiece comes to life again honoring the passing of one of America’s greatest dramatists. Three acts.
By Conor McPherson, based on a story by Daphne du Maurier Daphne du Maurier’s short story, also the basis for Alfred Hitchcock’s classic film, is boldly adapted by Conor McPherson—in a gripping, unsettling, and moving look at human relationships in the face of societal collapse. “Deliciously chilling…spring-loaded with tension…claustrophobic, questioning, frightening; and with a twist.” —Irish… Read more »
THE AMERICAN PREMIERE By Mark O’Rowe Paul has been accidentally shot in the hip by a policeman. Back from hospital he is overcome with feelings of bitterness and self-pity. Determined to exact revenge upon his shooter, he sets out on a quest to find him. However, when the policeman in question appears with an apology,… Read more »