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67 Star Starred
Live Oak Theatre
1301 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley, CA 94709
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72 events
49 reviews
9 stars
72 events
49 reviews
9 stars
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Reviews & Ratings

"Escanaba in da Moonlight"
49 ratings
3.9 average rating
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101 events
41 reviews
58 stars
attended Feb 16 2014

For those who have a broad sense of humor, who love a good laugh, who appreciate characters from the backwoods of our experience, to enter a different environment (hunters cabin) and sit on the edge of the seat, waiting for the next hilarious shoe...continued

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167 events
65 reviews
449 stars
attended Mar 01 2014

First.. this theater has grand aspirations and the moxie and real talent and organization and artistic merit to meet those....

Second - the show was just not my favorite... but enjoyable.

Third - I want my theater to be part of an experience...continued

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22 events
3 reviews
18 stars
attended Feb 13 2014

Fart jokes. Adolescent supposedly grownup men. Pointless. Guy that played the idiot was good tho...

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“[The] cast energizes the proceedings with sharp comic timing, hilariously pregnant silences and idiosyncratic characters … a treasure chest of comical Yooper (Upper Peninsula Michigan) lore, prejudices and practices.” —San Francisco Chronicle

About the Ticket Supplier: TheatreFIRST

The mission of TheatreFIRST is to provide the East Bay with high-quality professional theatre, offered at affordable prices and featuring local artists. We are focused on telling great stories and fostering an intimate connection between performer and audience, drawing the audience in on an emotional level, and igniting their imagination and love of theatre. These principles, along with our steadfast commitment to creating a nurturing artistic environment, non-traditional casting, and community outreach, make us one of the most innovative and engaging theatre companies in the Bay Area.