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For all press related queries, interview requests, reviews, or tickets please contact:
Ken Levin
Communications Director
(510) 845-8542 x 381




Current Press

Review: Spellers sing out at Berkeley Playhouse “Bee” – The San Francisco Examiner

Review: Spelling Success in Musical ‘Putnam County’ – Daily Californian

Review:  Berkeley Playhouse’s “A Little Princess” is exuberant, lively – BerkeleySide

EYE FROM THE AISLE: Berkeley Playhouse “The Wiz” dazzles with singing, dancing – The Berkeley Daily Planet

Pat Craig: ‘The Wiz comes to Berkeley Playhouse – Contra Costa Times

Bay Area performer Vernon Bush finds the magic in ‘The Wiz’ – The San Francisco Examiner

Bay Area Theater Preview: THE WIZ – Stage and Cinema

Vernon Bush is the Wiz at Berkeley Playhouse – Berkeleyside.com

Review: ‘Guys and Dolls’ soars at Berkeley Playhouse – Contra Costa Times

‘Guys and Dolls’ charm at Berkeley Playhouse – Daily Californian

Can do: Odds favor solid Guys and Dolls – Berkeleyside.com

Bay Area Theater Review: GUYS AND DOLLS – Stage and Cinema

Berkeley Playhouse rocks Loesser classic ‘Guys and Dolls’ – Benicia Herald 

Sit Down, You’re Rocking the Berkeley Playhouse! – A Supposedly Funny Thing Blog

Sonoma County actor co-stars in Berkeley’s ‘Sound of Music’ – The Press Democrat

From Stage to Screen and Then Back Again – Huffington Post (Halfway down the article)

Berkeley Playhouse’s ‘Sound of Music’ features Piedmont children – Piedmonter

Berkeley Playhouse brings the hills alive with The Sound of Music – Examiner.com

The Sound of Music in Berkeley – Kids Around the Bay

Reviews of our 2011-2012 Season Shows

“Sweet” Berkeley Playhouse Wonka – SF Bay Guardian

Willy Wonka at the Berkeley Playhouse an enchanting ride - Berkeleyside

Willy Wonka Charms, Dazzles – Benicia Herald

Luck Duck gets 3 stars and a bangle! – SF Theatre Blog

Pirates is modern and sublime… read Rachel Swan in The East Bay Express

Yo to the Ho! Pirates rock in Penzance – Chad Jones writes in Theater Dogs

‘My Son Pinocchio’: told from Geppetto’s viewpoint

Read a review of Annie in the Berkeley Daily Planet

Reviews of our 2010-2011 Season Shows

Read a review of Seussical the Musical on Examiner.com

TheaterDogs review of NARNIA by Chad Jones – March 2011

Geek Girl on the Street review of NARNIA by Liz Demi Green – March 2011

The Daily Californian reviews Cinderella, Enchanted – November 2010

Berkeleyside: Berkeley Playhouse’s “Aladdin” goes on tour, a first – September 2010


Pat Craig reviews Disney’s Aladdin – August 2010

Stark Silver Creek review by Clinton Stark – August 2010

SF Tribune (Spanish Language) Review of Aladdin – August 2010

General Info & Press Releases – Past Years

Read a review of our 2008/09 season opener, Roald Dahl’s The BFG

Read about us in the San Francisco Chronicle

Read about us in Theatre Dogs

The Wizard of Oz (November 14- December 6, 2009)

StarkSilverCreek.com “Fantastic through and through”

Click here for production photos

Peter Pan, the musical (July 2009)

Stark Silver Creek review by Loni Kao Stark – July 2009

Review in SF Chronicle

SFBayStyle review – August 2009

See fun rehearsal photography and go BACKSTAGE at Peter Pan for a peek behind-the-scenes!

The BFG (Big Friendly Giant) November 2008

Read a review of The BFG

Berkeley Playhouse offers free tickets to all public school teachers