Venue Details

28 Star Starred
Black Repertory Group Theater
At Fairview St. 3201 Adeline St Berkeley, CA 94704
510-652-2120
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Hassina Jamal
The weather was Windy, on and off sprinkles. I wore I came right after work in a dress and jacket was overdressed. .
Day of Absence dress Apr 05 2014 star this tip starred
Jacob Levine
The weather was Cold. I wore jeans and a blazer.
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Reviews & Ratings

34 ratings
3.9 average rating
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34 events
23 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 02 2012

We enjoyed Dick Gregory's eclectic humor and political satire, but Paul Mooney's went over our heads--maybe we just don't understand black humor since we're not black?

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28 events
14 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 01 2012

Seeing two legends take the stage was awesome. I have seen Paul before and as always he delivered but Dick was a first. All I can say is that man is awesome. Being in his presence was great. I am so glad I went. My only issue was with the Theater....continued

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44 reviews
100 stars
attended Jun 01 2012

We walked out. Dick Gregory was not only "not funny" but he was pathetic. He relied on the "F" word heavily, alternating with the "N" word for laughs. His timing sucked and his humor targeted the lowest mentality, trying to buddy up with the...continued

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Website

http://www.blackrepertorygroup.com/

About the Ticket Supplier: Black Repertory Group

The Black Repertory Group's commitment to the arts and the community is the cornerstone of our background and the basis for our beginning. Our primary mission is to be the breeding ground for successful and talented artists in a variety of genres with respect to the arts. Our focus is on providing the direction and educational structures needed to enhance their skills; and a venue that affords new talent to be showcased and critiqued by local critics and peers. We are equally committed to bringing leadership and commitment to the youth of our community. Young people and the youth workshops have always been at the heart of the Theater's mission. We offer a variety of community outreach programs designed to introduce, educate, mentor and elevate a young person's skills in the arts. The BRG speaks to local high schools and provides on-the-job training and internships to local youth interested in theater arts.