Betrayal 061013

Betrayal Reviews

Phoenix Theatre San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

34 ratings
4.5 average rating
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110 reviews
31 stars
attended Jul 06 2013

Some of the staging made it hard for all audience members to see actors' faces but not for long at any given time. Just a nit regarding this excellent production - great acting and script. Highly recommended.

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92 reviews
16 stars
attended Jun 27 2013

What a lovely experience. I had never been tot he Phoenix Theater before, and was pleasantly surprised by the intimacy and elegance of the very small theater. The wine is free, but donations are appreciated.
The play was quite interesting,...continued

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18 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 13 2013

I LOVE the Theater experience! This small venue was especially satisfying and enjoyable. People were friendly and helpful and efficient. The small space made the audience a part of the whole experience. It was like somehow, personally viewing...continued

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18 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 11 2013

I simply LOVED this play. I loved the whole venue. It was small and intimate, and it was like I was really in a real house watching a real-live experience. I talked to the people around me, and it was friendly and fun and festive. The actors...continued

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1 review
1 stars
attended Jun 28 2013

A 10 on all fronts - great casting, acting, and staging to honor a fabulous script. Should not be missed.

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40 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 27 2013

A bit slow, repetetive, predictble script. Very good acting.

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33 reviews
47 stars
attended Jul 06 2013

This reliably good small company did a great job with this 20th century classic.

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16 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 22 2013

The Phoenix Theatre is intimate, ideal for Pinter plays which are often set in small rooms. Richard Harder, the director, obviously admires and understands Pinter's work and the actors did a wonderful job of performing a drama which is...continued

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415artlover
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13 reviews
24 stars
attended Jul 18 2013

Pinter's play is a favorite of mine. I found the actor who portrayed Jerry especially outstanding. Unfortunately, the other two main characters did not inhabit their roles quite as successfully. I found this production lacking in creativity, in...continued

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10 reviews
24 stars
attended Jun 22 2013

Fantastic performance of this Pinter play! Really loved the show. We were very impressed with the way a small, underfunded theatre company could put on such a professional performance! Don't miss out on this!

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9 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 05 2013

5/9's of this show is highly involving, due to the presence of the actor playing robert, who proves that fine, true acting often comes down to doing 'nothing.' while the two other principals are indicating all of their angst -- furrowed brows,...continued

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9 reviews
4 stars
attended Jul 11 2013

Beautifully acted in a small intimate setting. Theater lovers don't miss this rare opportunity to see one of Harold Pinter's best plays.

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9 reviews
6 stars
attended Jun 27 2013

Brilliant, intimate acting makes this Pinter play shine. Please don't miss this production. It will make you think think and rethink all of the relationships in your life! Beautifully directed by Richard Harder, this play had me going from the...continued

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8 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 19 2013

Best play I've seen all year. Brilliantly done!

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8 reviews
10 stars
attended Jul 11 2013

love this play. The actor playing Robert was brilliant. broadway west did a decent job with the material. overall, there needed to be much more connection between the actors. it was probably a choice to hardly ever look at each other but the...continued

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7 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 11 2013

Wow - I've seen this play before but never completely understood or fully felt the impact of Pinter's play the way I did last night. Congratulations to cast and crew - truly excellent acting and directing. I also think that seeing it in this...continued

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6 reviews
3 stars
attended Jul 20 2013

Excellent acting---witty & sophisticated---enjoyed it from beginning to end.

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6 reviews
0 stars
Amy
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6 reviews
9 stars
attended Jul 13 2013

This play was very enjoyable and the location so convenient. Then actors were all very seasoned and believable and we had a wonderful time. Not a bad seat in the house! Very cozy set too.

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