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91 Star Starred
Berkeley City Club
Between Ellsworth and Dana 2315 Durant Ave. Berkeley, CA 94704
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 3 members
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Red Velvet 139 events 110 reviews

Danielle Levin is triumphant as the lead character of Emilie. A less talented actor would have come off as overwrought or strident but Levin hits all of the right notes. The concept of the show is both interesting and well executed. The conceit...continued

reviewed Jun 29 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from kate
6 events 2 reviews

The Berkeley City Club was a wonderful venue for this event. The play took place in the living room of a beautiful, castle-like home - that was built by Julia Morgan. The room only sat about 60 people. Seating was two tiered - so everyone had a...continued

reviewed Jun 30 2012 report as inappropriate
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“Robert Parsons’ smitten, vain and at times devious Voltaire echoes the eroticism of intellect, Blythe Foster doing lovely work as Emilie’s occasional stand-in and as Voltaire’s lover-niece … Colin Thomson is poignantly comic as Emilie’s indulgent husband …Tyler McKenna is a sweetly infatuated last lover, and Marie Shell is aptly disapproving as her mother and other ladies.”  —Robert Hurwitt, San Francisco Chronicle

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Written by Lauren Gunderson

Directed by Chloe Bronzan

Featuring: Blythe Foster, Danielle Levin, Tyler McKenna, Robert Parsons, Marie Shell and Colin Thomson.

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