Fight for 52¢ in U.S. Labor History

Fight for 52¢ in U.S. Labor History

Fight for 52¢ might not make much sense in today’s economy. There’s not much you can buy for 52 cents. Back in 1934 however, it was a different story. This one-man show, produced and performed by Howard Petrick of San Francisco, tells the story of V. R....

The Beast, The Lady and the Sanguine Man

This “live action silent film” called The Beast, The Lady and the Sanguine Man uses the features of the main-stage at Theater on the Square quite nicely. The stage is mostly bare. Above the actors’ heads, the projector plays the movie reel from the...
Josephine Baker, Paramour to Paris

Josephine Baker, Paramour to Paris

I bet you’ve heard of Josephine Baker. I bet you know she was a popular and provocative songstress not quite 100 years ago. And I bet you know cabaret is usually exactly your kind of thing. If yes, Josephine, A burlesque cabaret dream play, won’t...