Venue Details

43 Star Starred
The Boxcar Playhouse
505 Natoma Street San Francisco, CA 94103
415-776-1747
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17 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 17 2012

This is our second Boxcar play and once again we were blown away by how good everything is. The acting is perfect---everyone is strong and there was never a minute when you thought they were acting. The direction is superb and the play itself is,...continued

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10 reviews
11 stars
attended Mar 02 2012

This was extremely well done. Scott Phillips as the grandfather Dodge is not to be missed. He was truly amazing. The two sons, grandson and girlfriend were all really strong as well. The whole performance really pulled me in. I would highly...continued

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 02 2012

Wonderful play, well directed and acted. Better done than ACT 30 years ago.

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Website

http://www.boxcartheatre.org/samshep_buriedchild.php

Description

Family secrets are dragged out into the light of day in a remote farmhouse. Dodge has lost control as the patriarch of the family and the mother, Halie, is in a not so hush-hush affair with their pastor. A heinous act, years ago, tore the family apart and killed all of the crops in the field. It all bubbles to the surface in a heartbreaking conclusion.

About the Ticket Supplier: Boxcar Theatre

Boxcar Theatre is dedicated to the creation of new and adaptive works through a collaborative process. Through physical movement, dynamic imagery and innovative storytelling Boxcar strives to create an atmosphere and environment in which its audience will be engaged in a visceral sense and intellectual capacity.