Bay Area Premiere of What Rhymes with America Opens on April 8


Anton’s Well Theater Company is proud to present the Bay Area premiere of Melissa James Gibson’s poignant comedy, What Rhymes with America, which explores the tension in trying to achieve dreams while dealing with the often painful reality of everyday life. The New York Times says that “this touching, sorrowful comedy [is]…full of compassionate wonder at the innumerable ways in which lives can go wrong.”
The play will open at the Berkeley City Club on Friday, April 8 and run Fridays-Saturdays at 8PM and Sundays 2PM through Sunday, April 24.

Ripe Figs: A Showcase of Original Songs.

Anton’s Well is proud to present Ripe Figs: A Showcase of Original Songs. One night only! Come hear art songs and new musical theater premieres from “The Best Bad Things,” “The 7 Deadly Pleasures,” and “Viva Concha.”

6PM on Sunday, April 10, at the Berkeley City Club, 2315 Durant Ave.


This evening of song has been put together by the wonderful local bay area musician and composer Allison Lovejoy. Her fellow composers are Candace Forrest, Natalie Greene, and Liam Wade. The vocalists are Zoltan DiBartolo, Alexis Lane Jensen, Mark Enea, Natalie Greene, and Jennifer Matteucci. The pianists are Allison and Candace Forest.

Ticket Prices: $17 Students/Seniors. $20 General. Buy tickets..