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The Waiting Period

The Marsh San Francisco Mainstage Theater (San Francisco, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

108 ratings
4.4 average rating
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2 reviews
10 stars
attended Sep 29 2012

Brian Copeland gives an outstanding and very brave performance, not only contributing to the art of great theater, but performing a service to people suffering with depression and those who know and love them.

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2 reviews
16 stars
attended Oct 20 2012

Brian's performance was touching and intense. It was a great show and great delivery. He has the ability to take you on a journey with him. Difficult content made easier with lots of laughter. Go see it.

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Sep 22 2012

First time to the Marsh. Very human and inviting staff. Mr. Copeland couldn't have been better, so far as I'm concerned. Brought a little humor to "depression" and a lot of info. I thank him for his brilliant offering.

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4 stars
attended Jun 01 2012

I have seen 5 times. Great to explain depression to others and what it is like for those of us that have depression. Not all serious, most funny!

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2 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 17 2012

I really enjoyed the performance!! The topic is so important too, and the playwright did not make it overly melodramatic or depressing, yet it was moving and very... continued

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 17 2012

I thoroughly enjoyed "The Waiting Period". It was very moving and funny at the same time. While entertaining, it also provided me with valuable insight into the disease of depression. Definitely a must see.

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 08 2012

I thought Mr. Copland's performance was absolutely fabulous! It was informative, funny at times, but most importantly it shed light on a very common form of mental... continued

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5 stars
attended Jun 15 2012

Powerful and authentic. Brilliantly sprinkles life's comedic moments throughout a serious story of depression. I'd like to come back and bring a friend of mine who has... continued

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2 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 02 2012

unsatisfying. I was curious about what brought him back "from the brink." Walking a labyrynth didn't seem plausible as the answer. what was the answer? it was unclear

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 10 2012

We enjoyed seeing this very much. Brian Copeland is extra ordinary. Well worth seeing

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1 review
0 stars
attended May 03 2013

A wonderfully moving and funny play. Really an amazing experience!

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1 review
11 stars
attended Sep 20 2012

Brian Copeland has another hit on his hands.

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2 stars
attended Aug 18 2012

Brian shared his experiences and thoughts about his depression. It was intense at moments and it was a great eye opener for many members of the audience. He also... continued

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0 stars
attended May 18 2013

Did very well with such a touchy subject. Can't wait to see more of his work.

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1 stars
attended Aug 25 2012

Four-and-a-half stars. Attended this solo--friends didn't want to see it--it would be "too heavy, too depressing, etc." Not the case. Serious subject matter presented in... continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Jun 16 2012

Great performance. Very intense, personal and funny with an important message to those of us who suffer from depression and/or have loved ones who do. Highly recommend it.

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1 review
3 stars
attended Mar 02 2012

Great show! Very talented performer in a very intimate space. Highly recommended.

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1 review
17 stars
attended Jun 15 2012

Great show! Brian did a great job of giving us a glimpse into the life of someone who suffers from major depression. Heavy subject matter but I left feeling both... continued

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11 stars
attended Sep 07 2012

Great show! Very moving, yet funny.

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1 review
1 stars
attended Sep 06 2012

I found this play to be entertaining and thoughtful, funny and yet heart wrenching. Completely worth seeing.

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