.Nicole Gluckstern

Dec 19, 2018

With Berkeley Rep’s ‘Paradise Square,’ a Forgotten History Is Given a New Songbook

Paradise Square premieres next week at Berkeley Repertory Theatre. Credits: Photo courtesy of Cheshire Issacs At first, when Oakland-raised playwright Marcus Gardley was approached...
Nov 21, 2018

Hoodslam Is Going Weekly

Nurse Ratchet dives onto Pooh Jack at Hoodslam's Sexy Good Time Wrestle Show. Credits: Photo courtesy of Nicole Gluckstern On a recent Sunday afternoon...
Sep 5, 2018

The Future of Performing Arts in Berkeley

Tony Taccone of Berkeley Rep. Credits: Photo Credit Kevin Berne Bidding...
May 16, 2018

Ariel Craft to Make a Splash with ‘Dry Land’ at Shotgun Players

Female relationships, such as the one between Martha Brigham (left) as Amy and Grace Ng as Ester, star in Dry Land. Credits: Photo courtesy of...
Nov 22, 2017

Shotgun Players’ The Black Rider Is a Bleak Musical

It's been five years since Shotgun Players produced their moody musical Woyzeck as their alternative-to-the-holidays extravaganza. Which means just enough time has gone by...
Nov 1, 2017

The West Coast Women’s Darkwave Festival Stakes a Claim on the Night

Queerdo-experimentalist outfit Moira Scar plays the festival's opening night at the Uptown Nightclub. Credits: Photo by Kevin Brown If you had to...