Carrie Fisher's Wishful Drinking Added to Berkeley Rep Season
In addition, Berkeley Rep will present the West Coast premiere of Theatre de la Jeune Lune's production of Figaro at the Roda, April 25-June 8. Inspired by the works of Beaumarchais and Mozart, the piece was adapted by and co-stars Steven Epps and Dominique Serrand.
The Roda will also feature a production of George Bernard Shaw's classic drama Heartbreak House, set on the eve of World War II, directed by Les Waters (August 31-September 14); and the West Coast premiere of Mary Zimmerman's acclaimed Argonautika, based on the Greek myth (November 2-December 16).
Offerings on the Rep's Thrust Stage will include Frank Galati's production of Haruki Murakami's after the quake (October 12-November 25), a world premiere solo outing by award-winner Danny Hoch (January 11-February 19), and the American premiere of Tragedy: a tragedy by Will Eno, author of Thom Pain (March 28-April 27).