Sideshow Theatre Company’s ‘Heddatron’: Ibsen + robots = ftw

Her face says it all: Jane (Nina O’Keefe) stars as Hedda in the play-within-the-robot-play. On rare occasions do I leave a show not knowing what the hell I just witnessed, except for the fact that it was all sorts of awesome. Such is the case with Sideshow Theatre Company’s Heddatron — a funky, if flawed, one act featuring five… Read More Sideshow Theatre Company’s ‘Heddatron’: Ibsen + robots = ftw

Ensemble cast shines in Sideshow’s illuminating ‘Theories of the Sun’

The cast of Sideshow Theatre Company’s “Theories of the Sun” engage in a metaphorical game of blind man’s bluff. So, two famous playwrights and a pair of women walk into a hotel bar. No, this isn’t the setup for some raunchy joke, but the unique premise for Kathleen Akerley’s lyrical, haunting and cerebral Theories of… Read More Ensemble cast shines in Sideshow’s illuminating ‘Theories of the Sun’