Black-watch-920

Black Watch

The Armory Community Center - The Drill Court (San Francisco, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

178 ratings
4.1 average rating
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12 events
3 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 05 2013

Fabulous acting; great setting in the Armory. Goldstar was very service oriented in helping me with special seating as I was on crutches.

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9 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended May 31 2013

Great play, tells the story from a completely neutral perspective and leaves it to the audience to come to their own conclusions. Venue works perfectly, hope to see more shows of this type there.

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7 events
3 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 11 2013

Great show; wonderful to have reserved seats. Seats were uncomfortable.

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11 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended May 26 2013

Great theater-going experience.

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11 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended May 28 2013

i felt exhausted and somewhat abused by noise and endless use of "fuck' and 'cunt' by the end. very hard to follow the story, as it were. too chopped up. hard to see from... continued

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6 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 13 2013

I have gone to a few performances with Goldstar my only complaint is that the seats have been in the "nose bleed" sections.

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5 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 11 2013

I saw Black Watch 2 weeks ago and returned to take my oldest son. It was so good that I felt he just had to see it. One of the most [powerful experiences I have ever... continued

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7 events
3 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 08 2013

I thought it was amazing. I had a little trouble with the accent at first and I missed some of the words. However, my dad was Scottish so I just relaxed and got the sense... continued

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4 events
3 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 08 2013

It is hard to say this was a wonderful event. It was very hard to watch/experience, but that is because they did such of good job of making the experience of war real. ... continued

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6 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 15 2013

The actors and the whole performance were phenomenal! The story was both emotionally resounding and powerful. The stagecraft was exceptional and creative. With the... continued

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16 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 14 2013

The event was a wonderful multi-media intense experience. The locale added immeasurably to the experience. A wonderfully affecting performance.

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25 events
3 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 08 2013

Very powerful. Breathtaking. Spellbinding.
Great message

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23 events
3 reviews
1 stars
4 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 04 2013

A wonderful staging in a fabulous venue. Yes, the soldiers curse and roughhouse a lot. If some people think war is different from that, it's not the play for them.

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7 events
2 reviews
15 stars
attended May 29 2013

Absolutely wonderful. I was doubtful about the fact that it was a musical, but they did a really good job of integrating it in a natural way. The lighting was fantastic... continued

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2 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended May 10 2013

An amazing intense performance! So worth seeing and Goldstar was super helpful! No complications at all getting the tickets and the seating was great! The way that the... continued

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4 events
2 reviews
13 stars
attended May 11 2013

Interesting performance, sometimes difficult to understand the accents. Hardworking talented cast but difficult subject.

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5 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Interesting show and presentation. Had a hard time with the accents.

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9 events
2 reviews
10 stars
attended May 11 2013

surprisingly well done and engaging for a 1:50 show with no intermission. very good production. Interesting subject matter

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14 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended May 23 2013

terrific acting.marvelous staging, and incredible movement scenes. The ending , both the explosion and the movement setting were transfixing.

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