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Kurt Bodden's Steve Seabrook: Better Than You Reviews

The Marsh Upstairs Studio Theater (San Francisco, CA)

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60 ratings
4.3 average rating
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429 reviews
74 stars
attended May 16 2013

Pretty funny show. I enjoyed the concept and the suggestions offered for "self-help" and would definitely recommend.

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171 reviews
43 stars
attended Jul 20 2013

A realy great show from a seasoned performer. This is 90 minutes of hilarity and insight into yourself.

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143 reviews
19 stars
attended Feb 22 2013

Started out really funny, but lost some energy as the performance moved along. The question/answer session had some great moments. This was the first preview night so with some fine-tuning this could be excellent.

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110 reviews
31 stars
attended Aug 03 2013

Unique, unexpected and thoroughly entertaining! Thank you Kurt/Steve for not doing one of those ME-ME-ME solo shows, or for not couching it that way anyway. Excellent writing and acting. Highly recommended!

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90 reviews
92 stars
attended Mar 01 2013

Fun send-up of self-help workshops and their leaders.

I especially liked how the pretend self-help guru, in spite of his positive attitude, was failing at real life.

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64 reviews
65 stars
attended Mar 01 2013

If you've ever been to or considered going to a "self help" workshop, this show's for you! Based on actual real topics and practitioners, it had me and my friends in stiches. Actually my one friend who has been to too many such workshops seemed...continued

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54 reviews
10 stars
attended Jul 20 2013

Kurt Bodden's show was very funny...a nice parody on self-help guru's who try to make others better while they have some of the same foibles as the rest of us. This is a light-hearted funny show that most adults will relate to, esp. if they have...continued

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48 reviews
9 stars
attended Mar 01 2013

Steve Seabrook was a mixture of truths and total truths. That is... he kept me smiling and flat out laughing for 70 minutes with his spot on take on motivational speakers. I don't watch a lot of these folks but I knew enough to totally enjoy the...continued

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32 reviews
17 stars
attended Apr 11 2013

Very funny show especially for those of us who have been to any self help workshops

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30 reviews
13 stars
attended Jun 22 2013

I was very impressed with the writing of this show as well as the performance. It is an interesting look into the character of a motivational speaker. I particularly found amusing the various examples of vague analogies and cryptic story-telling...continued

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24 reviews
11 stars
attended May 18 2013

Kurt did a great job making fun of the self help and self empowering industry. His delivery is right on and his personality shines through. Highly recommended.

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1 stars
attended Apr 04 2013

To be seen and for people who have been "sucked" into motivational seminar, it is almost a laugh per minute.

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16 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 22 2013

Funniest thing I have ever seen! Loved it so much I went back with friends, who also thought it was absolutely hysterical too!

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1 stars
attended Mar 01 2013

Laughed so hard I cried! Truly funny! MUST SEE!!!!

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5 reviews
8 stars
attended Mar 09 2013

If you've ever been to a self improvement workshop, or watched Tony Robbins, you'll enjoy this.

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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Wonderful, wonderful performance. I went expecting an out-and-out parody, and was prepared for a fun, slightly mean-spirited spoof on a self-help guru. Instead, we were treated to a much more intelligent, truly funny take on this multi-billion...continued

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2 reviews
47 stars
attended Apr 04 2013

Go! This is one of the best performances we have seen. We live in LA, see theater regularly and also lived in NY and have seen theater there as well. I share this only to give you an idea that we know good theater when we see it. We took...continued

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53 reviews
187 stars
attended Mar 15 2013

Brilliant. So well done. Kurt is a gifted comedian who just NAILS the character of a self-help guru. At times, I was laughing so hard and didn't know if it was because what he said was so ridiculous or because it was (also) so true! As an audience...continued

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51 reviews
91 stars
attended Mar 22 2013

So very clever. My son who is into these self-help gurus (ie. Tony Robbins) was able to laugh at himself. Do not miss his show.

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51 reviews
91 stars
attended Mar 15 2013

Truly wonderful. So funny. My son was very much into Tony Robbins so I brought him. It was great to see him able to laugh at himselft. I don't want to ruin the surprise but you get a wonderful gift at the end of the performancy. I can't say...continued

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