Venue Details

Lucie Stern Theatre
1305 Middlefield Rd. Palo Alto, CA 94301
650-463-1960
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4.5 / 5 Rated by 33 members
Joanne Sobel
Review from Joanne Sobel
Red Velvet 69 events 30 reviews

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

reviewed Jul 14 2013 report as inappropriate
mettagal
Review from mettagal
Red Velvet 32 events 17 reviews

The play was really wonderful, poignant, and educational as well. Sorry to say that we
were disappointed by the large Goldstar charge of $6 per ticket. Seems like a lot.

reviewed Jul 12 2013 report as inappropriate
b.g.
Review from b.g.
Red Velvet 44 events 15 reviews

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

reviewed Jul 28 2013 report as inappropriate
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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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