A comedy by Dan LeFranc
Somewhere in America, in a typical suburban restaurant on a typical night, Sam and Nicole first meet. Sparks fly. And so begins an expansive tale that traverses five generations of a modern family, from first kiss to final goodbye. A stunning, big-hearted play that spans nearly eighty years in roughly ninety minutes, The Big Meal tells the extraordinary story of an ordinary family.
"Packed with humanity and humor, The Big Meal dishes up laughs and tears."
Wanda Sykes has been called "one of the funniest stand-up comics" by her peers and ranks among Entertainment Weekly's 25 Funniest People in America. Her smart-witted stand-up has sent her career in many different areas. She is a performer, writer, and actress.
She can currently be seen on the Amazon Prime show Alpha House created by Gary Trudeau about a group of Republican Senators who share the same DC rental house; and she recently joined the hit ABC comedy, Black-ish; she also spent five years on CBS's New Adventures of Old Christine. In 2011 she made a return to HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm; In 2010, she starred on her own late night talk show on FOX, The Wanda Sykes Show.
In 2010 she won a GLAAD award for promoting a good image of equal rights for gays and lesbians.
Celebrate Latino Heritage Month with a taste of Latin America in Sonoma County! Enjoy authentic food, music, games and activities for the entire family.
¡Celebren el mes de la Herencia Latino con un sabor de América Latina en el Condado de Sonoma! Disfruten de auténtica comida, música, juegos y actividades para toda la familia.
A comedic mockumentary by Tim Bauer
A theatre collective from San Francisco goes to Harwood, Texas to interview the surviving citizens of a recent zombie attack. This “mockumentary” play is the result of those interviews. Waiting for Guffman has nothing on this hilarious and hellacious satire of overly earnest theatre troupes, documentary plays, and zombie madness.
Jonathan Poretz, vocalist
Michael Berkowitz, special guest drummer
Maestro Michael Berkowitz leads the Santa Rosa Symphony in a concert of greatest hits from his vast library of musical gems. From Broadway to Hollywood, from Leonard Bernstein to Henry Mancini, the afternoon also includes the Buddy Rich jazz classic West Side Story Suite, featuring Maestro Berkowitz on drums!
A vicious comedy by Joshua Harmon
After their grandfather’s funeral, three cousins engage in a battle. In one corner is Daphna Feygenbam, who is volatile and unbending. In the other is her equally stubborn cousin Liam. Stuck in the middle is Liam’s brother, Jonah. When Liam stakes claim to their grandfather’s Chai necklace, a vicious and hilarious brawl over family, faith and legacy ensues.
"The best comedy of the season!" —NY Times
A dark comedy by Claire Baron
Mae returns home to help take care of Dad and— maybe (a little)—herself. You Got Older is a tender and darkly comic new play about family, illness, and cowboys—and how to remain standing when everything comes crashing down around you.
A powerful drama by David Mamet
Award-winning playwright and director David Mamet tackles America’s most controversial topic in a provocative new tale of sex, guilt and bold accusations. Two lawyers find themselves defending a wealthy white executive charged with raping a black woman. When David Mamet turns the spotlight on what we think but can’t say, dangerous truths are revealed, and no punches are pulled.
A raucous comedy by Neil LaBute
Karen and Steve are movie stars with one thing in common: desperation. How far will they let themselves go to keep from slipping further down the Hollywood food chain? The Money Shot is a hilarious and insightful comedy about ambition, art, status, and sex in an era—and an industry—where little is sacred and almost nothing is taboo.