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Culture, Stage "The Fantasticks": SF Playhouse adds heft to the world's longest-running musical

"The Fantasticks": SF Playhouse adds heft to the world's longest-running musical

The New York stage has produced a lot of unlikely success stories. Few are as unlikely as The Fantasticks. The small-scale musical quietly premiered at Manhattan's Sullivan Street Playhouse in May 1960, and proceeded to run on the same off-Broadway…
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Culture, Stage Noses Off

Noses Off

Edmond Rostand's 1897 play Cyrano de Bergerac is a triumphant exercise in unmitigated hyperbole. The comedy is based -- extremely loosely -- on the life of Savinien Cyrano de Bergerac, a 17th-century French dramatist and expert dueler. By all accounts,…
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