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1795 Star Starred
Bruns Amphitheater
100 Gateway Blvd. Orinda, CA 94563
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 29 members
Review from Audisseus

Cal Shakes does not disappoint with their last production of this season. Much Ado has always been one of my favorite Shakespeare comedies, especially with the sharp tongues of Benedick and Beatrice. And here, the actors who play those two roles...continued

reviewed Sep 23 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Rodney Anderson

It was only the 2nd preview but it's a lovely production. The cast was very good Andy Murray as Benedict was particularly excellent as was Danny Scheie as Don John and Dogberry. He was very subtle as Don John and was able to go completely crazy...continued

reviewed Sep 23 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Renee S.

Loved the Cal Shakes production of this comedic masterpiece! Witty, sharp sayings from Beatrice and Benedick continue throughout, as well as lots of motion, dancing, and lively activities. Don John's the man you love to hate, and Dogberry's the...continued

reviewed Sep 30 2010 report as inappropriate
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 The men return from war only to find new battles on the field of love in Italy’s countryside. Artistic Director Jonathan Moscone helms Shakespeare’s comedy of love delayed, filled with villainy, betrayal, and a glorious ending celebrating the joy of love and the power of redemption. 

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