See & hear

You can use the below links to explore many recent productions at Berkeley Rep. Have fun!

2014–15 season

Introducing X’s and O’s (A Gridiron Love Story)

Get the scoop about the latest play to come up from The Ground Floor: Berkeley Rep’s Center for the Creation and Development of New Work. (Jul 2014)

Introducing Red Hot Patriot

Meet the witty Molly Ivins and the powerhouse actor that portrays her—Kathleen Turner! (Jun 2014)

Introducing Party People

Michael Leibert Artistic Director Tony Taccone introduces us to the explosive theatre ensemble UNIVERSES and their new show. (Jun 2014)

Introducing Meow Meow!

Meet the international singing sensation and über-award-winning comedienne who’s opening our 2014–15 season. (May 2014)


2013–14 season

Meet the Monsieur

Hershey Felder gives us a glimpse of Monsieur Chopin. (Jul 2014)

Talkin’ Tony

Hear Tony Kushner’s thoughts on his play. (Jun 2014)

Meet Brian

Spend a couple of minutes with Brian and hear about the inspiration for his show. (May 2014)

Sneak peek: Tribes

See and hear the world differently in this preview video of Tribes. (Apr 2014)

A story of a play

A profound and moving look at how a Berkeley Rep play affects so many in our community and upholds the value of storytelling. (Apr 2014)

Join the anarchy

Get a sneak peek of Accidental Death of an Anarchist, then haul your funny bone to Berkeley Rep! (Mar 2014)

Get a sneak peek at House

See clips of Marcus Gardley’s beautiful and witty new play. (Feb 2014)

Welcome to our House

Step inside and get a glimpse of this gorgeous production. (Feb 2014)

Step into The House…

Playwright Marcus Gardley relates the fascinating history that inspired his new play, The House that will not Stand. (Jan 2014)

See us on TV

Check out our new 15-second TV ad for Tristan & Yseult. (Dec 2013)

Behind the scenes with Mona

Get the backstory on The Pianist of Willesden Lane by going behind the scenes with Mona Golabek. (Dec 2013)

Brava to the Pianist

See why The Pianist of Willesden Lane earned a rousing response from audiences and critics alike. (Nov 2013)

Sneak peek: Tristan & Yseult

Kneehigh is back with its signature hit show. Get a glimpse of gloriously magical Tristan & Yseult! (Oct 2013)

Just announced

Baryshnikov returns to Berkeley Rep for an innovative and inviting show. Take a look! (Oct 2013)

Prelude of Pianist

Director Hershey Felder offers an inside look at the poignant Pianist of Willesden Lane. (Sep 2013)

On TV

Does our TV commercial for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike remind you of anything? (Sep 2013)

Masha Masha Masha

Masha Hardwicke divulges the secrets behind her fabulous career—and her love life too! (Sep 2013)

Meet Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Veteran director Richard E.T. White introduces this Tony Award-winning play and its playful references to Chekhov. (Sep 2013)

Discover the 2013–14 season

Michael Leibert Artistic Director Tony Taccone takes us on a tour of the next exhilarating season. (May 2013)


2012–13 season

Introducing George Gershwin Alone

Get a sneak peek at the man behind the piano! (Jun 2013)

A sneak peek at the poets

Take a look at Sarah Ruhl’s beautiful new play, Dear Elizabeth. (Jun 2013)

Introducing Pericles

See what critics say about Mark Wing-Davey’s visionary new production. (Apr 2013)

Join us

It’s ambitious, but we’re trying to change the world, one play at a time. Join us. (Apr 2013)

OVATION

We’re counting down the days to OVATION and we’re thrilled to have the hilarious Danny Scheie as our host! Who’s Danny Scheie? Watch the video and find out! (Mar 2013)

Meet Oriana Fallaci

This captivating video gives you a sneak peek at Fallaci, our new world premiere about one of the first rock stars of modern journalism. (Mar 2013)

The Wild Bride is back!

A sneak peek at Kneehigh’s The Wild Bride—the smash hit that ran away with hearts last winter returns for a honeymoon engagement in 2013. (Jan 2013)

Get a taste of Trouble

Who is this mysterious Bradley Boatright? And why are his adventures so freakin awesome? Download this intel for a sneak peek! (Jan 2013)

Troublemaker testimonials

Want more intel on just how freakin awesome Troublemaker is? Check out this video to see what audiences are saying! (Jan 2013)

A sneak peek of The White Snake

The White Snake has charmed audiences and critics alike. Check out a preview of this exquisite show. (Dec 2012)

Our TV ad for The White Snake

Our beautiful new TV spot really shows off Mary Zimmerman’s stunning imagery. See why she has tens of thousands of Bay Area fans! (Nov 2012)

An Iliad production trailer

See a preview of Henry Woronicz’s stunning performance. (Oct 2012)

Introducing An Iliad

Get a sneak peek of An Iliad with actor Henry Woronicz, director Lisa Peterson and composer Mark Bennett. (Oct 2012)

Chinglish production trailer

Get a glimpse at some of the funniest scenes in our hit show by David Henry Hwang. (Sep 2012)

Chinglish set changes

Audiences love Chinglish. They’re talking about the great comic acting. And they’re talking about the fantastic moving set. How do we do it? Find out! (Sep 2012)

Program articles

Want to listen to select articles from our programs? Play these audio files online—or download and listen to them on your way to the show.

Tribes program

Accidental Death of an Anarchist program

The House that will not Stand program

Tristan & Yseult program

The Pianist of Willesden Lane program

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike program

Music

Hear songs from our shows.

Tristan & Yseult music

The Pianist of Willesden Lane music