Venue Details

169 Star Starred
The Marsh Berkeley
Between Shattuck and Oxford 2120 Allston Way Berkeley, CA 94704
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Parking is scarce
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Street parking only
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Park in lot
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The weather was A warm fall evening.. I wore A floor legnth skirt and light sweater.
dress Nov 21 2013 star this tip starred
Dawn B.
Parking in downtown Berkeley can be tight, but meters are free after 6pm, so it's worth driving around the block a few times.
travel Jan 07 2014 star this tip starred
Dawn B.
The theater has a full bar and drinks are reasonably priced.
dining Jan 07 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Great restaurants to try near by
dining Jan 27 2014 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

58 ratings
4.7 average rating
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Anthony/Edmonia Red Velvet
37 events
15 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 21 2013

Same script, different title. Became boring since we had seen Don Reed's script on a different headline/title with same introduction to his life. Great for night out on... continued

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13 events
7 reviews
20 stars
attended Feb 22 2014

Amazing facial expressions, voices, impressions, and this guy can move! Funny, with a bit of reality.

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13 events
7 reviews
20 stars
attended Feb 28 2014

Amazing facial expressions and dance moves used to tell his life story. funny, sensitive and entertaining.

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Quotes & Highlights

“Flat-out hilarious.” -KQED
“Reed streches his elastic features and voice to inhabit people of every race, age and gender.” -San Francisco Chronicle
“Not since John Leguizamo morphed from character to character in his now-famous early solo shows about his youth has there been an actor quite as accomplished in such theatrical daring-do as Don Reed.” —Theatermania


Running time is 110 minutes, with one intermission.

This show contains mature themes and language. You must be 17 or older to attend.

Artist Bio:

Don Reed has performed all over the country and opened for Tony Award winner Tommy Tune. You may have heard his voice on: Spiderman_, Johnny Quest_, Captain Planet, The Voice_, Law & Order_ or SNL. Reed has created promos for The Voice, The Golden Globes, The Academy Awards, MLB, Chapellle’s Show, Tyler Perry Films and the Olympics. Additionally, Don has written, directed, produced and starred in the HBO Shorts – Lucky: The Irish Pimp and Pookie Watson: Hood Detective. He has written and starred in work for Oprah Winfrey’s OWN and developed screenplays for Spike Lee’s 40 Acres and a Mule and Maverick Filmworks.

Reed is currently the opening act/warm-up comedian for The Tonight Show With Jay Leno and is a boardmember of the thriving  51Oakland foundation, keeping music and the arts alive in Oakland Public Schools.