.David Templeton

Feb 12, 2020

The Gig Is Up

[image-1 What is the definition of the word "artist?" Should it be defined by artists themselves, or by politicians? What happens when theater companies are told...
Dec 24, 2019

Believe It, Or Not

Belief in Santa Claus, like many an American's belief in functional democracy and fair elections, almost never lasts forever. And yet, given differences in...
Dec 24, 2019

Do It for Will

Actor-producer-comedian Debi Durst has learned a lot about strokes over the last several weeks, ever since her husband, stand-up comic Will Durst, had a...
Dec 18, 2019

Stage Tales

Dressing Room Reading Actors backstage at a local theater take time out to browse Tice Allison's 'Badass Acting.' The front cover of the new book...
Nov 20, 2019

‘Kindred’ Souls

Artistic Director Liz Jahren halts in front of a cluster of paintings on the wall at the Petaluma location of Alchemia Gallery and Studios,...
Oct 24, 2019

Alms for Animals

Animals. They have a way of provoking the most sensitive, sweet and openly emotional written and spoken sentiments from people, equaled only by certain amatory...
Sep 25, 2019

Keep It Clean

It's not as cool to get smashed in public today as it was with the older generations," says musician Kegan Stedwell, who admits she's...
Aug 21, 2019

Treasure Trove

A ‌piratical new traveling show from an iconic political theater company sails into the North Bay this season for a pair of provocative performances...