Berkeley Repertory Theater

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San Francisco Local Spring Theater Preview

If you like to hike, bike, picnic, laugh, swoon or sing, there’s something for you in San Francisco theater this spring.


San Francisco Mayor George Moscone was assassinated Nov. 27, 1978 by former Supervisor Dan White, whom Moscone refused to reappoint to the Board of Supervisors. White also shot and killed Supervisor and gay rights activist Harvey Milk that day. (AP)

SF Mayor Moscone’s Son Directs Play About Father’s Murder

After years of struggling with his father’s legacy, the son of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone has given voice to his memories of events that shook the Bay Area through a play, “Ghost Light.”


Anna Deavere Smith

One-Woman Show Addresses Health Care At Berkeley Rep

Anna Deavere Smith’s one-woman performance takes on the nation’s health care industry and politics though language and a multitude of impersonations drawn from numerous interviews.


Renowned performer Mike Daisey traveled to China to research The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs, and took this photo of a worker at an electronics factory in Shenzhen. (Mike Daisey)

Berkeley Show Raises Awareness Of Apple’s Chinese Labor Practices

A one-man show at the Berkeley Reportory Theater paints a less than pretty picture of the origins behind some of our favorite Apple products.