Gotanda’s newest play ‘I Dream of Chang and Eng’ staged at Berkeley

BERKELEY, Calif. — Philip Kan Gotanda, the Bay Area’s leading Asian American playwright, collaborates with UC Berkeley’s Department of Theater, Dance and Performance Studies in a unique partnership to develop and produce “I Dream of Chang and Eng,” a journey through the incredible lives of Chang and Eng Bunker — the original Siamese Twins. The […]

Animals Out of Paper: Origami Play

‘Escargot’ — Eric Joisel, France’s top origami artist, folded this snail, on display in the Paper Tree’s gallery. Photo by Vivien Kim Thorp

In “Animals Out of Paper,” a three-man play now showing at the SF Playhouse (533 Sutter St., San Francisco), origami is front, center and all over the stage. Paper hippos, horses, cacti and complex geometric shapes are hanging from the ceiling, propped up on tables and lining the kitchen shelves. Origami is framed like art […]

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