- Tales of the City, a world premiere musical based on the original series by Armistead Maupin, at ACT
- Let Me Down Easy, Anna Deavere Smith's new solo show, at Berkeley Rep
(The ensemble of Tales. Photo by Kevin Berne. Click here for show info.)
(I spent upwards of a week on one of the reviews and only a couple of hours on the other, but interestingly, I think they're of about the same quality. So much for obsessive mulling and revising!)
Suffice it to say, both productions are very much worth your time.
(The redoubtable Anna Deavere Smith. Photo by Joan Marcus. Show info available here.)