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Live Oak Theatre
1301 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley, CA 94709
510-981-8150
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4.4 / 5 Rated by 8 members
Review from a noble
Red Velvet 82 events 21 reviews

Didn't particularly like the play itself. The lead character was a good actor, but I hated the high pitched accents of the ladies. Saw only one act.

reviewed May 03 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Jeanette Bartels
5 events 3 reviews

I think the actors were exceptional and spoke with deep intellect. It was different from other plays I've seen. Because of the title, I was expecting some musical dance and song along with the plot, but it was mainly about the record songs...continued

reviewed Apr 27 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from elenaanderic
27 events 1 review

I just went to see The Arsonists in the Aurora Theater. It was boring... Then I decided to bring my friend to see Rock and Roll, we loved it!! I think these guys worked so hard to bring this performance to life. This is not an easy playfull comedy...continued

reviewed Apr 26 2013 report as inappropriate
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Rock ‘n’ Roll

Written by Tom Stoppard

Directed by Robert Estes, last seen at Actors Ensemble directing the hit production of Stoppard’s Arcadia, Rock ‘n’ Roll features a stellar cast including a number of familiar faces – Avi Jacobson as Max (Noises Off_), Thomas Arndt as Ferdinand (Curse of the Starving Class_), and Lisa Wang as Lenka (Passion Play) all make a welcome return to the Live Oak Stage. Rock ‘n’ Roll also introduces Fred Webre as Jan, Monica Cortes Viharo as Eleanor/Esme, Emmy Pierce as Esme/Alice, and Joel Jacobs as Milan.

Stage management – James Banh

Costumes – Helen Slomowitz

Set design – Bob Gudmundsson

Lighting design – Alecks Rundell

Projections – Daniela Nikolaeva

The Naked Magicians <em>Heroes & Villains Fan Fest</em> San Francisco Ballet's <em>Swan Lake</em> <em>Into the Woods</em> <em>Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets</em> (TM) In Concert The Bead Show