Venue Details

1644 Star Starred
Bruns Amphitheater
100 Gateway Blvd. Orinda, CA 94563
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34 reviews
45 stars
The weather was Cold - take coat!.
A Raisin in the Sun
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58 reviews
93 stars
The free shuttle from Orinda BART is convenient and reliable.
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Reviews & Ratings

"American Night: The Ballad of Juan José"
4 ratings
4.8 average rating
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75 events
30 reviews
18 stars
attended May 31 2013

The play was very ambitious, humorous and a little confusing. The overall experience of seeing a production set outside in this great theatre space is highly recommended. All seats are good and picnicking is encouraged.

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35 events
10 reviews
4 stars
attended May 30 2013

Great performance. The actors were so talented and what a bunch a quick-change artists. The story is both funny and compelling. Run don't walk to this show.

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12 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended May 31 2013

Great show! Well written, well cast, well performed! Clever and witty. We highly recommend!

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Quotes & Highlights

“Zany and serious, provocative … it’s a wild ride.” —San Francisco Chronicle 
“What’s truly radical about_ American Night i_s that it tries to make us think as hard as we laugh.” —Contra Costa Times 
“Wild, messy, funny, irreverent and heartfelt” —Theater Dogs 


This is an outdoor event. Picknicking is encouraged. Please bring blankets or jackets, as the evenings can be cool, even in the summer.