Sarah Kane

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2013

    Stephen Ludwig, Key Member of OC Storefront Theater Scene, Dies in France

    Irony is a staple of theater, so consider the irony of an indispensable member of Orange County's playrighting community, Stephen Ludwig, traveling to France for a writing vacation,only to die in the place that inspired him so much. Yet, there is also something romantic about both dying in the plac ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2013

    Is OC Theater Still Worth Your Time in 2013?

    In a little more than a year, Orange County lost two of its edgiest, longest-established storefront theaters: The Monkey Wrench Collective, which closed in December 2011, and the Hunger Artists Theatre Co., which closed in November. Both announcements were disheartening because, together (if you cou ... More >>

  • Culture

    January 3, 2013

    Horses, Andrew Jackson and Fat People!

    Previewing OC theater for 2013

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2012

    A Sign of the Apocalypse? Monkey Wrench at SCR!

    In charting its course to becoming one of America's premiere regional theaters, South Coast Repertory has been awfully busy. There's the craft of cultivating writers, the art of producing plays, the business of raising funds and paying the bills. Along the way, it's helped smaller, local theaters fr ... More >>

  • Culture

    September 15, 2011

    'Cockroach' Documents War In the Time of Love

    The Monkey Wrench Collective finds a stunner in this high-school drama

  • Culture

    January 6, 2011

    Preview Review Revue

    A look at what STAGES, Theater Out, Monkey Wrench Collective and other great OC theater companies will stage in 2011

  • Columns

    January 17, 2008


    'Normally, writers of your muckracking calibur would drop the context out of a quote, but you actually left it in. Thanks for doing half the job for me'

  • Culture

    August 2, 2007

    Bond, Edward Bond

    Rude Guerrilla turns its focus to the most important playwright you’ve probably never heard of

  • Culture

    August 3, 2006

    The Summer Jeremy Gable Took Over OC Theater

    He writes, directs, actsand hes good

  • Culture

    March 16, 2006


    Catching up with the guy who made the scariest movie everand then did opera

  • Culture

    March 2, 2006

    4.48 Out of 10

    Hunger Artists straitjacket the truth in Sarah Kanes final play

  • Culture

    February 23, 2006

    Bin There

    Seen Osama the Hero before

  • Culture

    October 6, 2005

    Raw Humanity

    As Dumb Show arrives: Joe Penhall on mixing life and work

  • Culture

    September 22, 2005

    Ties That Bind

    These Voices could be ours

  • Culture

    March 31, 2005

    Blasted in Burbank

    Theater director looks to LA for validation, gets screwed

  • Culture

    March 24, 2005

    And the winners are ...

    The Weekly falls all over itself singing the praises of local thespians

  • Culture

    July 1, 2004

    Meet the Rapists

    Rude Guerrilla: Now ruder than ever

  • Culture

    June 17, 2004
  • Culture

    September 4, 2003

    Unholy Three

    In praise of Urbans dramaturgical excess

  • Culture

    March 6, 2003
  • Features

    October 24, 2002
  • Culture

    June 27, 2002

    Gag Me

    Cleansed did it

  • Culture

    June 27, 2002


    Playwright Sarah Kane offered advice for living she couldnt take