ACT’s ‘Vietgone’ ready to take its audience on a rollicking, rapping road trip

In 1975, rap was not exactly a thing. Sure, there were influences of rap music and definitely sampling that took amazing beats from the 1970s and placed them into later … Continue reading ACT’s ‘Vietgone’ ready to take its audience on a rollicking, rapping road trip

Review: Savagery is softened by storytelling in Berkeley Rep’s ‘The Last Tiger in Haiti’

There are many powerful moments in Berkeley Repertory Theatre’s production of “The Last Tiger in Haiti,” but few are more riveting than the moment where the eldest caretaker Max comes … Continue reading Review: Savagery is softened by storytelling in Berkeley Rep’s ‘The Last Tiger in Haiti’