Berkeley Repertory Theatre

Bad Mother: A discussion with NY Times best-selling author Ayelet Waldman

New York-times best selling author Ayelet Waldman sits down with Loni to talk about being a "bad mother," men, her career as a former public defender and how it influences her writing. Stark Insider Presents - Ayelet Waldman Hear about the surprising reaction—even backlash from some—to her philosophies that even caused a restaurant ruckus!She...

Non-surprising news of the day: Green Day’s ‘American Idiot’ heads to Broadway

Not exactly fall off your chair news, everyone has seen this coming for many, many months. Maybe even most of 2009. It has to be the most talked about on- or off-Broadway show of 2009. That, of course, would be American Idiot (review and on location video), the musical...

Theater review: ‘Tiny Kushner’ a cerebral five course meal served by a master chef

Tony Kushner's mantel is a crowded place—a Pulitzer Prize, two Tony Awards, three Obies, a Golden Globe, an Emmy and the LAMBDA Literary Award for Drama—and he shows why in the Berkeley Repertory Theatre's reunion production of Tiny Kushner. Tony Taccone, a long-time friend and collaborator, and also artistic...

Berkeley Rep: Tiny Kushner

Kushner is dialog heavy, intellectual with sharp insight into politics and human psychology.

Opening this week: Tiny Kushner at Berkeley Rep and November at ACT in San Francisco

(CORRECTION: I apologize for the error, November actually opens next Wed, 28th. We mixed preview dates with opening night. No worries, though, it won't happen again. I've fired our communications department and replaced it with an iPhone)We're looking forward to another barn burner of a week in Bay Area...

American Idiot musical at Berkeley Rep extended again

Wake me up when November almost ends. American Idiot (review), the show everyone—and I mean everyone—has been talking about, blogging about, videoing about, writing about, chatting about, Tweeting about, YouTubing and Facebooking about, has been extended to November 15 at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre.Is it just me or is Bay Area...

Theater review: ‘American Idiot’ an energetic journey

The lead actor John Gallagher, Jr., although looking more Jay Kay than Billie Joe, puts 110% into his role as the despondent teen looking to escape suburbia.

Tickets Go on Sale for Green Day’s American Idiot at Berkeley Rep

Seats available to the general public this Friday 8/7 at 10:00 AM PDT AUGUST 5, 2009 – Due to the demand for seats, Berkeley Repertory Theatre announced today that it will put tickets for Green Day’s American Idiot on sale earlier than previously announced. Tickets to the world premiere of this...