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Bruns Amphitheater
100 Gateway Blvd. Orinda, CA 94563
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4.6 / 5 Rated by 21 members
Review from Hllywd
Red Velvet 855 events 429 reviews

This venue is sooo beautiful. Everyone must see a play here. The play was excellent. Well acted with a very even cast. There was only one actor out of the bunch that did not thrill us. Margo Hall was excellent as usual. The set was spot on...continued

reviewed May 27 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Jerome L.
Red Velvet 151 events 19 reviews

Excellent, and I saw the original Broadway production - also excellent - in 1959.

reviewed May 21 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Michael Lee
Red Velvet 29 events 14 reviews

The best thing I've ever seen at California Shakespeare. Most productions have been amateurish or bad. This was first rate in every way. The director is bringing a version of this masterpiece to Lincoln Center this year apparently. Highest...continued

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Though this play contains themes that deal with prejudice, poverty and racism, A Raisin in the Sun is commonly taught to middle and high school students.

Children under the age of four are not permitted in the amphitheater as a courtesy to other patrons and artists.

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