Venue Details

97 Star Starred
Lucie Stern Theatre
1305 Middlefield Rd. Palo Alto, CA 94301
650-463-1960
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Alan
Mike's Cafe Etc is a good pre-show dining spot - tasty food, nice atmosphere, quick service. Or pick up a burrito at Sancho's.
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arleen kluger
The weather was sunny but indoors always bring a jacket or sweater for air is on!. I wore pants.
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.5 average rating
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53 events
27 reviews
46 stars
attended Jul 24 2013

very fast moving. Very well done.

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Joanne Davidson
47 events
24 reviews
7 stars
attended Jul 14 2013

Innovative and thoughtful show about the difficult life of a severely hearing-impaired & talented man with no speech. Enter a young, assertive journalist who interviews him and you have a powerful love story filled with challenges. It's...continued

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24 events
12 reviews
6 stars
attended Jul 23 2013

Extraordinary acting for a touching story. The fact that the protagonist is a deaf actor (and an actual director) brings this a raw authenticity that makes it a must-see. Kudos also to the two supporting actors who skillfully play multiple...continued

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Website

http://www.theatreworks.org/shows/1314-season/theloudestmanonearth

Quotes & Highlights

“Rush’s offbeat romantic comedy for a deaf man and a hearing woman is eloquent in language both spoken and signed. … Blue delivers scattered monologues so richly passionate and comic that sometimes you forget he hasn’t spoken a word.” —Robert Hurwitt, San Francisco Chronicle
“Gently directed by Pamela Berlin, this unconventional love story … is always believable, always surprising and always affecting.” —Joanne Engelhardt, Palo Alto Daily News
“Bright, funny, surprising, engaging, smart, touching … " —Jeanie K. Smith, Palo Alto Online

About the Ticket Supplier: TheatreWorks

Innovative, fun, and always entertaining, TheatreWorks’ high-energy brand of performance will captivate you! With a national reputation for artistic innovation and integrity, TheatreWorks was named Best Repertory Theatre in the Bay Area by prestigious San Francisco magazine. The company offers a year-round season of musicals, comedies and dramas staged in the state-of-the-art Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts and in the graceful, California Mission-style Lucie Stern Theatre complex in Palo Alto.

“TheatreWorks’ successes have illuminated the Peninsula’s cultural scene like those of no other arts organization or institution.” —The Mercury News