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Family Gathering: CV Rep’s Production of ‘The Humans’ Is Gripping Theater at Its Best

This is a true ensemble piece—and the acting here is strong. Arthur Hanket returns to the CVRep stage as Erik. He perfectly embodies the solid, stoic, working-class man who wants the best for his family. But underneath the surface is a raging mass of emotion—guilt, fear, anger and resentment. It’s an excellent performance.

Variety of shows, programs planned as Coachella Valley Repertory welcomes Adam Karsten

Karsten is only the second artistic director in CV Rep’s history, succeeding Ron Celona, who created the repertory more than a decade ago. The new Coachella Valley resident has spent more than 20 years working in the theater arts, primarily in New York City, from directing Off-Broadway shows and touring productions to producing the Emmy-winning series “Live From Lincoln Center.”