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Theatrecraft Playhouse
7445A Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90046
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"Rebecca's Gamble"
32 ratings
4.0 average rating
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85 reviews
21 stars
attended Jul 28 2013

Very high-quality production with a storyline that held my interest and raised interesting ethical questions to ponder. The actors for the most part were very believable, especially the two lawyers and the defendant. The jury involvement, while a...continued

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8 reviews
8 stars
attended Jul 20 2013

Entertaining evening, with interesting themes.

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6 reviews
16 stars
attended Aug 02 2013

Our party found it delightful. An interesting scientific problem presented in a criminal trial. Story and theories emerged as the witnesses each gave their own ideas. Managed to have action and movement, even though limited by court format. Great...continued

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“The compelling thing about this thoughtfully written script is that it explores in detail some topical scientific, ethical and legal subjects that are easily grasped. Cast performances … are quite good.” —LA Weekly
“[The] roles are effectively covered by an excellent ensemble cast … The writing by Robert Begam (a nationally recognized attorney) and the prolific Art Shulman, is hard hitting and accurate. —”":
“Combining excellent acting and thoughtful writing, Rebecca’s Gamble presents arguments for and against cryonics through extremely realistic courtroom action. Director Rick Walters gets high energy, fine timing and intensity from his cast.”  —Tolucan Times
“Excellent performances … Rick Walters’ dramatic direction gives theatrical life to the courtroom atmosphere.” —Not Born Yesterday

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