Venue Details

256 Star Starred
Bruns Amphitheater
100 Gateway Blvd. Orinda, CA 94563
510-548-9666
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Member Tips

Goldstar Member
Be sure to bring warm clothes. It gets very cool in the evenings.
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Goldstar Member
There is a lovely picnic area with plenty of clean tables, so consider bringing your dinner.
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Goldstar Member
The parking lot is big and close.
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Nikki
You'll alwasy be happy if you never underestimate how cold it may get.
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Nikki
The food there is good too and reasonably priced
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Nikki
But Oh ! When will they get rid of the potholes in the dirt lot!!
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178 reviews
83 stars
attended Jul 09 2009

Excellent performance by all actors of classic Noel Coward play, with witty dialogue, engaging but rather unbelievable plot line, plenty of laughs, elegant costumes, very... continued

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8 reviews
24 stars
attended Jul 31 2009

This is a terrific production. I wasn't eager to see it at first because I've seen and read the play a fair number of times and, as funny as it is, it's not what you'd... continued

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3 reviews
23 stars
attended Jul 29 2009

Wow--this is a really funny play and it was a great showcase for the four main actors. Beautiful costumes and nice clean sets--not too overdone like some CalShakes sets.... continued

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Website

http://www.calshakes.org/v4/ourplays/private_lives.html

Description

A divorced couple find themselves booked into adjoining honeymoon suites, igniting dangerous sparks. The exes lunge and parry their way through Noël Coward’s wicked, witty best. Associate Artist Mark Rucker (Twelfth Night, Richard III) helms this scorchingly smart romantic comedy.

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.