Review: Exquisite ‘Clybourne Park’ in Palo Alto confronts issues of race with humor and heartbreak

There is sadness in the eyes of Bev. While she takes in the activity that surrounds her preparation to move out of her house, Bev is devastated to find out … Continue reading Review: Exquisite ‘Clybourne Park’ in Palo Alto confronts issues of race with humor and heartbreak

Pulitzer Prize winner ‘Clybourne Park’ moves to 6th Street in Santa Rosa

In 2014, issues of race continued to dominate headlines. The deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner sparked nationwide protests, with the epicenter in Ferguson, Missouri, the city where Brown was killed by police … Continue reading Pulitzer Prize winner ‘Clybourne Park’ moves to 6th Street in Santa Rosa

Road Review: Hansberry’s play shares top billing with Washington in Broadway’s revival of ‘Raisin’

Upon entering the Ethel Barrymore theatre, director Kenny Leon puts up a most interesting preshow soundscape. It is an interview by famed radio star and writer Studs Terkel with Lorraine … Continue reading Road Review: Hansberry’s play shares top billing with Washington in Broadway’s revival of ‘Raisin’