BOTTOM LINE: Technology, gentrification, and change test the bonds of an unconventional family.
For better or worse, technology colors our modern lives, influencing everything from our careers to our communication styles. In such regions as California’s Silicon Valley its impact is especially acute...Set in contemporary Palo Alto, Joan Bigwood’s Or Current Resident embodies this tension in the lives of the Finch family, a multigenerational household caught in the dual tides of interpersonal conflict and socioeconomic pressure...
BOTTOM LINE: A follower has run away, the Goddess is due for a second coming, and the internet proves more overwhelming than expected—just how far is this cult’s leader willing to go to maintain order?
BOTTOM LINE: Cocaine, alcohol, and a personal vendetta against the wording in a wedding invitation fuels this gut-bustingly hilarious solo show about one man’s reflections on life, love, and the pursuit of everything fabulous.
BOTTOM LINE: A frank, fierce, and surprisingly funny look at the impact of Ensler's uterine cancer diagnosis, juxtaposing the limits of medical science with the healing power of feminist political engagement.
The Festival runs February 13 - March 5.
2 Theaters, 3 Weeks, 12 Days, 30 independent theater companies, and over 150 performances.
We will be reviewing each and every of the 30 shows in the festival.