Waldenpond

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Old Town Theatre (San Diego, CA)

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10 ratings
4.8 average rating
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18 reviews
10 stars
attended Apr 16 2012

I've become a big fan of one-man theatrical performances ( Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain, Ed Asner as FDR etc... ).
This presentation was engaging and entertaining - excellent theatre!
Francis Gercke, as Henry David Thoreau, did a splendid job of...continued

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20 reviews
12 stars
attended Apr 23 2012

Outstanding production! Exceeded all of our expectations. Hope you did not miss this limited presentation. Cygnet again has produced a winner.

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14 reviews
22 stars
attended Apr 24 2012

Great Act by Fran Gerke ,loved the 1st part,the 2nd part could be beter by cutting more of Thoreau's love for nature which was clearly shown in 1st part and focus more on his more interesting way of looking at life and his politics view ,ran id an...continued

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5 reviews
3 stars
attended Apr 23 2012

This was FABULOUS! We are so happy to be Cygnet Theater subscribers anyway. But this extra-season event was something we wish everyone could have seen. It was so poignant, up-to-date, and professionally executed. And staying afterwards for a...continued

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 23 2012

A really enjoyable show. Mr. Gercke was riveting and performed the role with great passion. A marvelous evening.

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3 reviews
30 stars
attended Apr 23 2012

The script was well written so that one can gain insight into Thoreau's ideas without be challenged to also follow some of Thoreau's complex language. Original text is mixed well with contemporary language. Whether a person has read many of...continued

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 17 2012

So well done....it was great

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