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Marin Theatre Company presents the west coast premiere of award-winning playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney's In the Red and Brown Water, Part One of the award-winning The Brother/Sister Plays trilogy.

Marin Theatre Company extends ‘In the Red and Brown Water’

Marin Theatre Company announced that due to exceptional ticket demand, the west coast premiere production of In the Red and Brown Water (review) by Tarell Alvin McCraney will be extended one week. In the Red and Brown Water, Part One of McCraney’s acclaimed The Brother/Sister Plays trilogy and directed by MTC Producing...
Lakisha May as Oya, Jared McNeill as Elegba, and Daveed Diggs as The Ogungun in Tarell Alvin McCraney's In the Red and Brown Water at Marin Theatre Company, Part One of The Brother/Sister Plays. Photo by Kevin Berne.

Theater Review: ‘In the Red and Brown Water’

If this is a glimpse into the future of theater, then let the celebration begin because it doesn't look anything like a Buick.

West Coast premiere of ‘Happy Now’ at MTC

Marin Theatre Company announces the West Coast premiere of Happy Now? by British playwright Lucinda Coxon. Happy Now? received rave reviews on both sides of the Atlantic in London and New York. Jasson Minadakis directs the show in the Boyer Theatre November 11 through December 5, 2010. Opening night...
American Conservatory Theater, Magic Theatre, and Marin Theatre Company present the West Coast Premiere of award-winning playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney's trilogy The Brother/Sister Plays.

Save big on trilogy packages for The Brothers/Sisters plays

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.), Magic Theatre, and Marin Theatre Company (MTC) are selling trilogy packages for Tarell Alvin McCraney’s The Brother/Sister Plays for a limited time only through August 31. Trilogy packages—available for only $135 (a savings of up to $47)—guarantee you seats for all three plays (In the...
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Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig joins Marin Theatre Company artistic staff

Marin Theatre Company announced that playwright Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig has joined its artistic staff for the 2010-11 season through the National New Play Network Playwright Residencies program. She is one of three NNPN playwrights this season nationwide. Her play Lidless, winner of MTC’s 2010 David Calicchio Emerging American Playwright...

Marin Theatre Company presents ‘In the Red and Brown Water’

In the Red and Brown Water tells the story of Oya, who can run faster than anyone but not fast enough to escape her fate.
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Marin Theatre Company 2010-11 season

Artistic Director Jasson Minadakis and Producing Director Ryan Rilette announced the Marin Theatre Company’s 2010–11 season. The season opens September 14, 2010 with the first play in Tarell Alvin McCraney’s The Brother/Sister Plays trilogy, In the Red and Brown Water. Parts two and three of the trilogy will be...
Photo by Glenn Asakawa Megan Smith, Daver Morrison, Sam Misner as Woody Guthrie, Matthew Mueller and Lisa Asher in Woody Guthrie's American Song. Photo by courtesy of the Colorado Shakespeare Festival.

Marin Theatre Company presents ‘Woody Guthrie’s American Song’

Marin Theatre Company announced it will present a revival of Woody Guthrie’s American Song in its Boyer Theatre May 27 through June 20, 2010. Conceived, adapted and directed by Peter Glazer, this musical has been pleasing audiences since its premiere in 1988. It won the Bay Area Critics Circle...

Magic Theatre Announces 2010-2011 Season

Magic Theatre, San Francisco’s home for new plays, announced its 2010-2011 season. The four plays featured include the west coast premiere of Tarell Alvin McCraney’s The Brothers Size, an unforgettable tale of brotherhood directed by Octavio Solis; the world premiere of Theresa Rebeck’s What We’re Up Against, a subversive...

World premiere musical ‘Tales of the City’ comes to ACT

Carey Perloff, artistic director at American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) in San Francisco, today took the wraps off the 2010-2011 season. The cornerstone of the six-show season is the world premiere musical adaptation of Tales of the City, an irrepressible celebration of the spirit that still defines our City by...