Venue Details

136 Star Starred
Lucie Stern Theatre
1305 Middlefield Rd. Palo Alto, CA 94301
650-463-1960
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Reviews & Ratings

" The Loudest Man on Earth"
33 ratings
4.5 average rating
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84 events
35 reviews
59 stars
attended Jul 24 2013

very fast moving. Very well done.

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Joanne Sobel
64 events
29 reviews
13 stars
attended Jul 14 2013

Innovative and thoughtful show about the difficult life of a severely hearing-impaired & talented man with no speech. Enter a young, assertive journalist who interviews him and you have a powerful love story filled with challenges. It's...continued

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40 events
15 reviews
34 stars
attended Jul 28 2013

Exploration of relationship issues, communication, language, and working through differences was interesting. Acting was good. I wasn't able to follow some of the non-verbal, mime type expressions of the lead actor, but that might have just been...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Rush’s offbeat romantic comedy for a deaf man and a hearing woman is eloquent in language both spoken and signed. … Blue delivers scattered monologues so richly passionate and comic that sometimes you forget he hasn’t spoken a word.” —Robert Hurwitt, San Francisco Chronicle
“Gently directed by Pamela Berlin, this unconventional love story … is always believable, always surprising and always affecting.” —Joanne Engelhardt, Palo Alto Daily News
“Bright, funny, surprising, engaging, smart, touching … " —Jeanie K. Smith, Palo Alto Online

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