San Francisco Spotlight: June 2007: Pure Genius City Spotlight on TheaterMania.com:
If anyone out there thought the Bay Area theater scene might be laying low for the summer, think again. June is chockfull of productions that will easily convince folks to leave their lounge chairs for theater seats.
Writer and performer Mike Daisey lights up the stage of the Berkeley Repertory Theatre with Great Men of Genius (June 6-July 1). On consecutive nights, Daisey resurrects the legendary lives of showman and circus performer, P.T. Barnum, controversial playwright, Bertolt Brecht, scientologist L. Ron Hubbard, and brilliant-turned-mad scientist Nikola Tesla. For those who want to see all four shows in one day, there are some special performances available.