Venue Details

540 Star Starred
Bruns Amphitheater
100 Gateway Blvd. Orinda, CA 94563
510-548-9666
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The weather was Cold - take coat!.
A Raisin in the Sun dress May 29 2014 star this tip starred
Paul
The free shuttle from Orinda BART is convenient and reliable.
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Reviews & Ratings

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Ani
66 events
29 reviews
14 stars
attended May 31 2013

The play was very ambitious, humorous and a little confusing. The overall experience of seeing a production set outside in this great theatre space is highly recommended. All seats are good and picnicking is encouraged.

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10 reviews
4 stars
attended May 30 2013

Great performance. The actors were so talented and what a bunch a quick-change artists. The story is both funny and compelling. Run don't walk to this show.

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended May 31 2013

Great show! Well written, well cast, well performed! Clever and witty. We highly recommend!

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More Information

Website

http://www.calshakes.org/v4/ourplays/2013_AmericanNight.html

Quotes & Highlights

“Zany and serious, provocative … it’s a wild ride.” —San Francisco Chronicle 
“What’s truly radical about_ American Night i_s that it tries to make us think as hard as we laugh.” —Contra Costa Times 
“Wild, messy, funny, irreverent and heartfelt” —Theater Dogs 

Description

This is an outdoor event. Picknicking is encouraged. Please bring blankets or jackets, as the evenings can be cool, even in the summer.

About the Ticket Supplier: California Shakespeare Theater

The California Shakespeare Theater is committed to being a leading community citizen by nourishing the imaginations of audiences, artists and learners of all ages. We are dedicated to creating boldly imagined and deeply entertaining interpretations of Shakespeare's plays, fresh rediscoveries of important works of World Theater, and new works inspired by classic literature. Through our Artistic Learning programs, we are devoted to providing meaningful and accessible educational opportunities to a diversity of learners throughout the Greater Bay Area.