Aurora Theatre Company

Script Club at Aurora Theatre Company November 30

AURORA THEATRE COMPANY SCRIPT CLUB New installment examines LaBute and Williams Monday, November 30, 2009, 7:30pmWHAT: Berkeley’s acclaimed Aurora Theatre Company presents the second Aurora Script Club meeting of the season with Tennessee Williams’ 1955 Pulitzer Prize-winning play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Aurora Theatre Company Education Director Michael Mansfield hosts this...

Theater review: ‘FAT PIG’ a captivating take on self-image in America

Near the end of Fat Pig, a no-holds barred look at how we think about ourselves and others, plus-size Helen says, "I would change for you." But the real question is whether Tom, her peer-pressure laden lover, will do the same.Written by American playwright and filmmaker Neil LaBute, the...

Preview: Neil LaBute’s ‘FAT PIG’ opens Thursday at Aurora Theatre Company

What exactly does it mean to be a "bad-boy" playwright? Does Neil LaBute wear a leather jacket, drive a Camaro and smoke? We may find out when his play FAT PIG, an exploration of body consciousness in contemporary America, premieres this Thursday at Aurora Theatre Company in Berkeley.Last week Loni...

Stark Insider Presents: Liliane Klein talks about ‘FAT PIG’ at Aurora Theatre Company in Berkeley

Bad-boy playwright Neil LaBute's FAT PIG opens next week at Aurora. Find out why Ashton Kutcher's name comes up!https://vimeo.com/7319621Tony-nominated director Barbara Damashek returns to Aurora Theatre Company to direct FAT PIG, featuring Liliane Klein (as seen in this interview), Jud Williford, Alexandra Creighton, and Peter Ruocco.28-year old Lilian Klein...

Theater review: ‘Awake and Sing!’ pulls no punches

Nothing like a great depression to get you in the mood to deal with love and money. It's like a sucker punch—all while trying to balance the checkbook on $26 a week and keep the family on the rails.'Awake and Sing!', written in 1935 by Clifford Odets, pulls no...