Solis’ personal stories of life on the border are featured in Word for Word’s ‘Retablos’ in San Francisco

Playwright Octavio Solis is obviously used to writing pieces that are shared with theatre audiences. But his latest piece, running at Z Below in San Francisco, is quite different. Word … Continue reading Solis’ personal stories of life on the border are featured in Word for Word’s ‘Retablos’ in San Francisco

Review: Badassery’s ‘Don’t be Evil’ is darkly humorous, hopeful

Kavanagh is tired. He’s tired of all the many years he has provided quality finger smashing. Like so many of us (I think), Kavanagh knows that feeling of pure bliss, … Continue reading Review: Badassery’s ‘Don’t be Evil’ is darkly humorous, hopeful

San Francisco’s Department of Badassery finds humor in ‘Evil’

The Department of Badassery in San Francisco is producing a play, a debut for their company, and a world premiere at that. It’s about technology. It’s also about torture. Its … Continue reading San Francisco’s Department of Badassery finds humor in ‘Evil’