Venue Details

1 Star Starred
Downtown San Rafael
Formerly Good Stuff Thrift Shop 1701 Fourth Street San Rafael, CA 94901
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Website

http://www.altertheater.org/productions.htm

Quotes & Highlights

“Highly comic.”  —_The New York Times _
Critic’s Pick_ —San Francisco Chronicle_

Description

Written by Caryl Churchill

Directed by Elizabeth Williamson

London-born playwright Caryl Churchill is known for her non-naturalistic techniques and themes dealing with feminism, abuse of power, and sexual politics.

Owners director Elizabeth Williamson’s New York directing credits include Sarah Kane’s 4.48 Psychosis (Lincoln Center Theater Directors Lab), Peter Morris’ The Second Amendment Club (AMS, then West End Theater), The Floating World (which she adapted from Chikamatsu for Lincoln Center Theater’s American Living Room Festival at HERE), Genet’s The Maids (FringeNYC 2001, in the US premiere of Martin Crimp’s translation). For the Act French Festival, also in New York, she directed the U.S. premiere of Michel Azama’s The Life and Death of Pier Paolo Pasolini, a _Village Voice _Choice of the Week.

About the Ticket Supplier: AlterTheater

Committed to the creative growth of theater artists and to a community that is inclusive, diverse, and accepting, Alternative Theater Ensemble seeks to make theater more accessible to the non-theatergoing public by producing compelling work in places where people are, and to reconnect theatergoers with the unique power of intimate, immediate storytelling.

Founded on the principles of ensemble collaboration and artistic risk, AlterTheater Ensemble is also committed to new works and local artists.

AlterTheater Ensemble is committed to being a creative problem-solver for challenges in the community, and finding ways for theater to address the needs of our citizens.