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Cap Stage play takes a backward look at affair

SACRAMENTO — Highly regarded as one of Harold Pinter’s masterpieces, and winner of the 1979 Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Play, “Betrayal” has enjoyed several successful productions and revivals around the world since its opening in London in 1978. Capital Stage’s production will be in the deft hands of director Janis Stevens, whose direction of […]

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Capital Stage presents ‘August: Osage County’

Misty Day Capital Stage Capital Stage, 2215 J St. in Sacramento, continues its 12th season of Love + War with Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winner “August: Osage County.” Tracy Letts’ masterpiece will be directed by Benjamin T. Ismail and will feature Capital Stage favorites such as Janis Stevens, Jamie Jones and Amy Resnick. Capital Stage co-founder […]

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Capital Stage presents ‘How to Use a Knife’

Misty Day Capital Stage Capital Stage is launching its 12th season, Love + War, with the National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere of “How to Use a Knife” by Will Snider, running Aug. 31 through Oct. 2. The play is set in the chaotic hustle and bustle of a Wall Street restaurant kitchen where Chef George is […]

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Capital Stage presents the Sacramento premiere of ‘The Totalitarians’

Capital Stage completes its 2015-16 season with the Sacramento premiere of “The Totalitarians” by Peter Sinn Nachtrieb, directed by Capital Stage co-founder Peter Mohrmann. This “riotous political comedy” — Bay Area Reporter, takes the audience on the campaign trail with retired roller derby star turned candidate for lieutenant governor Penelope Easter. It is a dark […]

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Capital Stage presents Pulitzer winning, Tony Award nominated ‘Disgraced’

Capital Stage continues its 2015/16 Season with “Disgraced” by Ayad Akhtara. The Pulitzer Prize, Obie Award winning and Tony Award nominated play will make its Sacramento premiere tonight. “Disgraced” will run from May 4 through June 5, directed by Capital Stage Producing Artistic Director Michael Stevenson. The play depicts racial and ethnic prejudices that “secretly persist in […]

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Capital Stage premieres ‘Blackberry Winter’

Capital Stage continues its season with the National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere of “Blackberry Winter” by Steve Yockey. NNPN’S flagship initiative, the Rolling World Premiere Program, supports three or more theaters that choose to mount the same new play within a 12-month period. The result is an NNPN Rolling World Premiere, in which a […]

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Tickets for ‘The Book of Mormon’ available through lottery

 The Book of Mormon” may be sold out but limited tickets will be available through a lottery for those who just can’t live without seeing this Tony Award-winning-musical. The Sacramento engagement on the national tour of “The Book of Mormon” begins March 9 at the Sacramento Community Center Theater and plays a limited two-week run through […]

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