Fakov in America aka The Russians Are Here!, a Hilarious Two-Man Show
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The last date listed for Fakov in America aka The Russians Are Here! was Saturday May 10, 2008 / 8:00pm.
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Based on the timeless Peanuts comics by Charles M. Schulz, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown features familiar and beloved characters like Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Linus, Sally, Lucy and Schroeder. Some of the gang's most memorable situations from both the comic strip and TV specials come to life on stage, with appearances from the Kite-Eating Tree, the Little Red-Haired Girl, Lucy's psychiatry booth and Snoopy's battles with the Red Baron. This show is audience-interactive and only lasts one hour, so it's perfect for both younger audiences and adults. All children will receive a free toy musical instrument upon arrival. Learn More
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The two actors did a great job with what they had. Cute idea, a few cute jokes. However, most of the jokes were pretty silly and even juvenile at times - sexual double meanings, wordplay ("Fakav" was overused, etc.) Not as clever as I would have...continued
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" …a wacky, warm-hearted parable, and both its talented stars are going places." -Los Angeles Times
“Hilarious!” —NoHo News
“A neatly performed love letter to the American Way.”-Backstage West
Fakov in America, aka The Russians Are Here! is a comedy starring and written by Ilia Volok and David Laird Scott. This firecracker of a play is about a young Russian farmer named Ilia Pushkin Fakov (played by Volok) who comes to America pursuing the American Dream. After a series of job failures, Ilia meets a young woman who helps procure his dream job of working at a zoo cleaning the cage of the world-famous Gorilla Bubbles. Mayhem ensues when Ilia sets Gorilla Bubbles free. His life takes many directions before he finally finds that the secret to success is closer to home than he thought. In this two-man, one-act play, David Laird Scott plays the more than 15 characters Ilia encounters along the way.