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Black Repertory Group Theater
At Fairview St. 3201 Adeline St Berkeley, CA 94704
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14 reviews
2 stars
Ate at The Fat Fish a few doors from the theater. Very good fish and chips!
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2 reviews
2 stars
It's 1/4 mile from BART Ashby exit.
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"Day of Absence"
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3.7 average rating
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77 events
52 reviews
105 stars
attended Mar 30 2014

The acting was horrible - annoying, amateurish, bordering on pathetic. There was a loud strange air conditioning sound coming from the left side of the stage in front of us that was prominent and so distracting we had to change our seats to the...continued

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21 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 30 2014

I liked the play. Actually, it was my 3rd time seeing a different version of it. The only part that I wasn't too fond of was that all the characters were not black. I would have preferred that.

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13 reviews
9 stars
attended Mar 15 2014

Oustanding acting. Very thought provoking. Enjoyed myself.

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“Laughter can be as effective as anger in telling white America what [Douglas Turner Ward] has on his mind.” —The New York Times

About the Ticket Supplier: Black Repertory Group

The Black Repertory Group’s commitment to the arts and the community is the cornerstone of our background and the basis for our beginning. Our primary mission is to be the breeding ground for successful and talented artists in a variety of genres with respect to the arts. Our focus is on providing the direction and educational structures needed to enhance their skills; and a venue that affords new talent to be showcased and critiqued by local critics and peers. We are equally committed to bringing leadership and commitment to the youth of our community. Young people and the youth workshops have always been at the heart of the Theater’s mission. We offer a variety of community outreach programs designed to introduce, educate, mentor and elevate a young person’s skills in the arts. The BRG speaks to local high schools and provides on-the-job training and internships to local youth interested in theater arts.