Bruce Coughran
Director, Writer

1929A Russell Street Berkeley, CA 94703 brucecoughran(at)yahoo.com

“Warm” reception to ‘Darwin in Malibu”

“Warm” reception to ‘Darwin in Malibu”

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Well…the critics liked it and audiences did too!  The sold-out final weekend of ‘Darwin in Malibu’ at the Berkeley City Club (Dec 26, 2016-Jan 15, 2017) left a lot of people asking for more.  We had a lot of very moved patrons send us notes later saying they wished the run was extended so they […]

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Enthusiastic response to ‘The Secret of Life’

‘The Secret of Life’ closed on January 17, 2016 after a sold out run at Berkeley City Club, great reviews and just announced 3 Nominations from the Bay Area Critic’s Circle Awards.  Here are what some said about the world premiere production: “emotionally fulfilling as well as intellectually stimulating.” TheatreStorm “Laura Lowry sizzles as the […]

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Rave Reviews for Delicate Particle Logic

Reviews are in for Delicate Particle Logic.  Here’s what they say:   Top 10 Things to do this Weekend. – Randy McMullen   “quite an impressive achievement”  (****) – Charles Kruger, Theatrestorm   “(an) engaging, intellectual treat of a play….Art and physics, love and memory, human splits and atomic splits all dance together in an […]

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“Delicate Particle Logic” soars as a World Premiere in Berkeley

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The audiences and critics are talking about the World Premiere of Delicate Particle Logic.  Last nights audience was cheering and gave a long, enthusiastic standing ovation.  The critics include: Top 10 Things to do this Weekend. – Randy McMullen, Contra Costa Times.   “quite and impressive achievement”  (****) – Charles Kruger, Theatrestorm   “(an) engaging, […]

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Indra’s Net Theater to premiere Delicate Particle Logic

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Bruce Coughran will next direct the world premiere of Jennifer Blackmer’s play Delicate Particle Logic.   The play will run from Oct. 30 through Nov. 23, 2014 at the Osher Studio in downtown Berkeley.  see www.indrasnettheater.com for more information.

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QED gets rave reviews at Berkeley City Club

QED has been hailed as a great achievement. Here is a reveiw: http://www.examiner.com/review/an-amazing-performance-indra-s-net-qed-at-berkeley-city-club#sthash.2Mm4H1NI.dpuf

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Support Indra’s Net Theater!

Our first fundraising campaign!  Get in on the ground floor of something wonderful! www.indiegogo.com/indrasnettheater

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Life of Galileo at Masquers Playhouse

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Berholt Brecht’s masterpiece ‘Life of Galileo’ opens March 22 at Masquer’s Playhouse in Pt. Richmond, directed by Bruce Coughran.  This new interpretation, based on David Hare’s translation, puts Galileo in the context of his time, and tries to show why he has become the symbol of modernism.  Tickets are available at the Masquers Website www.masquers.org. […]

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‘Undone’ goes before cameras in Berkeley.

Bruce Coughran completed prince photography for the short film ‘Undone’ in December 2012.  The film, part of the 2013 PlayGround Film Festival, is about a Mathematician, who studies the mathematics of knots, who can’t seem to unravel the tangle that is his family.  A daughter with an untreatable personality disorder throws the family into a […]

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