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Monday, October 17, 2022

Bay Area actress flexes superpowers in new trans musical ‘Red Shades’ by David John Chávez

B Noel Thomas spoke with The Chronicle about finding her true self, and building up her artistic voice before starring in Z Space’s latest production in S.F.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 07:00AM
Thursday, September 8, 2022

How huge ‘Moulin Rouge’ stage was recreated inside S.F.’s Orpheum Theather by David John Chávez

Lavish touring production of the Broadway musical plants an elephant and a red mill out in the Orpheum Theatre audience.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 08:25PM
Tuesday, September 6, 2022

With ‘Lear,’ theater leaders come together to celebrate Shakespeare and S.F.’s Fillmore district by David John Chávez

Cal Shakes’ production is a modern translation of one of Shakespeares’ most brutally heartbreaking tales, set in San Francisco’s “Harlem of the West” era.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 07:00AM
Thursday, August 11, 2022

Berkeley Rep’s world premiere hopes to become Broadway’s next big hit musical by David John Chávez

The writers and creatives behind “Goddess” spent 16 years perfecting their adaptation of a Kenyan myth that is originally only four sentences long.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 07:00AM
Monday, May 23, 2022

At Cal Shakes, ‘Romeo y Juliet’ offers two brave turns for timeless love story by David John Chávez

Playwright Karen Zacarías and director KJ Sanchez make remarkable choices in adapting Shakespeare's classic into a queer, bilingual tale of colonial California.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 07:00AM
Tuesday, April 5, 2022

August Wilson’s ‘Gem of the Ocean’ has extra depth for Tim Bond. Now Bond presents it at TheatreWorks by David John Chávez

Wilson once chatted with Bond about a new play he had written, a talk that left Bond mesmerized at every word uttered by one of America's greatest playwrights.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 07:00AM

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