Venue Details

17 Star Starred
Zio Fraedo's - Pleasant Hill
Just east of Pleasant Hill Rd. 611 Gregory Lane Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
925-933-9091
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Shirley Sweetenburg Sexton
The weather was warm. I wore maxi dress.
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a casual maxi skirt with dressy sandals.
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LIH
98 events
63 reviews
19 stars
attended Oct 16 2011

Well written, directed, acted, and set.

Some soliloquies did not meet author's quest for short, modern, movie-like dialogue but were poignant. The comment is not a pejorative form of criticism from this delighted member of the audience.

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659 events
355 reviews
114 stars
attended Oct 16 2011

The cast seemed uneven. Some could act well and you could tell that they were seasoned. A few other newcomers do not have their acting chops yet. Interesting concepts about race relations and then some spooky "Is it him or a ghost?" situations....continued

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22 events
8 reviews
16 stars
attended Oct 15 2011

No, I didn't enjoy this event. In fact, I left at intermission and was grateful for the chance to leave w/o bothering others. Like many amateur productions, the actors "shouted" their lines at each other--no subtle nuances at all. I've seen high...continued

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Website

http://www.theunstoppablerain.com/play.html

Quotes & Highlights

“Captures your imagination and interest … enjoyable.” -Contra Costa Times
“A mystical tale … a different style of storytelling than in conventional theater.” -Mercury News
“The story is definitely intriguing. It is a very promising play, certainly worth the reasonable price of admission.” —Rossmoor News

Description

The Unstoppable Rain is cast with a roster of actors with award-winning, established accolades.

Siobhan(Sha-von) O’Brien

Recipient of 2 Arty Awards (Solano County) and the 2011 Shellie Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Play for Onstage theater’s Glorious Sunset. Involved in over 45 productions, including: Dinah in The Dixie Swim Club, Cabin Fever, Laura in The Glass Menagerie, Bella in Lost in Yonkers and Billie in Born Yesterday.

David J. Suhl

Accomplished theater veteran with a body of work in TV, movie & stage performances that include: Apollo 13, Dave, Life Stinks, General Hospital, Start Trek: Deep Space Nine, Just Like Heaven, Twisted, The Diary of a Scoundrel and Talley’s Follyi.

Bill Clemente

Multiple Arty & Shellie Award Nominated actor with countless Movie/TV and theatre performances to his credit. Some of his favorites include: Willie Loman in “Death of a Salesman", Juror #10 in “12 Angry Men", Hollywood in “Reindeer Monologues”, Bernie in “Sexual Perversity in Chicago”,the Narrator in “Rocky Horror” and Mr. Mystery in “The Mystery Plays."

Rob Brown

Shellie Best Actor Nominee & long standing drama director who’s works have included: Guys and Dolls, The Crucible, and Anything Goes, Galatean Players production of Rivets, the role of Dowdy in Mr. Roberts & the Angel of Christmas past in Calvary Temple’s production of The Gospel According to Scrooge.