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2 Star Starred
The Second Stage at the Adrienne Theatre
Between S 20th and S 21st 2030 Sanson St. Philadelphia, PA 19103
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Parking on same block of Sansom Street.
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Lots of good places to eat before you go, Porcini, Casta Diva, Audrey Claire.
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4.8 average rating
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attended Oct 04 2012

This one-man play was the best I have ever seen. I would rate this A+++. Russ Widdall is so energetic and intense as he plays the part of Bobby Kennedy. He was wonderful! I was young when all this took place in history, but through Russ'...continued

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attended Nov 06 2013

Totally charming little theater and a great show. The actor who played RFK was awesome and the video backup really tied everything together. Brought back lots of memories from that time. I will probably see this again.

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attended Oct 31 2013

Easily the most intelligent, sensitive, moving play I have seen in a long, long time...I did not want it to end...The actor is a marvel...he WAS Bobby Kennedy...a very realistic portrayal...Beautifully, simply, lovingly presented, all around...I...continued

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“This play is like an evening with RFK brought back to life, to remind us of the real American Dream that we used to really chase and believe in. I was amazed how resonant and potent the words of this man have proven to be."
RFK will be self-recommending to many people, but I hope some younger audiences get there, too. The show - and RFK himself - deserves it." -City Paper
“R_FK_ is special in several ways … it’s exceptionally well performed by Russ Widdall … and like many single-character shows, shifts back and forth in time, but does so with grace and electricity.” -_"Philadelphia Inquirer": _
“RFK is woven together to create a wonderfully memorable fantasia… featuring Widdall’s polished yet honest performance.” —Washington City Paper
“RFK is a triumph… the whole extraordinary enterprise is brought to life by one actor only… played with impressive panache by Russ Widdall… Don’t miss this one.” —DC Metro Theatre Arts 
“Regardless of your politics, party affiliation, or age, you should appreciate the extraordinary quality of Widdall’s acting… what a performance!” -Stage Magazine- with-new-city-stage-companys-rfk/
“This performance is a tour de force that must rank among the best of the past several seasons. Clear credit also goes to director Ginger Dayle.” —"Broad Street Review ":