Meet the cast of CONFEDERATES!

Just in time for the election year, Suzanne Bradbeer’s Confederates will open our 2016/2017 Season. A smash hit with audiences at last year’s New Works Festival, this politically-charged drama will also mark our 67th world premiere. Meet the team of actors bringing Bradbeer’s provocative new work to life:

Jessica Lynn CarrollJESSICA LYNN CARROLL (Maddie) is delighted to return to TheatreWorks, having previously appeared in Auctioning the Ainsleys and multiple New Works Festivals. Ms. Carroll most recently performed at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park in The Revolutionists as Marie Antoinette; other regional credits include I and You and Bellwether at Marin Theatre Company, Jesus in India at Magic Theatre, and The Big Meal at San Jose Repertory Theatre. Additionally in the Bay Area, she has been seen at Crowded Fire Theater (Truck Stop), Center REPertory Company (Boeing-Boeing), and Encore Theatre Company (Hookman), where she is also an associate artist. Ms. Carroll earned her BFA in acting from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. Continue reading

THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN and our 46th Birthday!

IMG_7758In honor of our final production of our 15/16 Season, Eric Coble’s The Velocity of Autumn, a play exploring the aging process with a comedic touch, we’ve asked a special question of our audience as they enter the theater. This season, we celebrated our 46th birthday. Since 1970, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley has brought live theatre to the South Bay Area. When did you begin attending?

The 1970s?


Our inaugural production of Popcorn in 1970.


1980s? Continue reading