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43 Star Starred
The Boxcar Playhouse
505 Natoma Street San Francisco, CA 94103
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3.5 / 5 Rated by 11 members
Review from TheatreAddict

A mixed bag - as these types of things always are. I saw Program One - which had five one-acts. "Cello" was lovely and intriguing, "The Three Dumplings Go Bananas" had some fun stuff, but became repetitious and wore out its welcome - it could have...continued

reviewed Apr 25 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Nancy F.

Lots of fun, a variety of styles of play, superb actors, well worth seeing.

reviewed Apr 22 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from SJH

First time I attended the One-Acts Festivals won't be the last and I'm looking forward to attending Part Two this evening. A true treat to see 5 original one act plays by local playwrights and performed by a young but very talented and energetic...continued

reviewed May 09 2012 report as inappropriate
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Read the great Goldstar reviews from last year’s BOA.


Program 1:

Cello, by Anthony Clarvoe, directed by Jill MacLean, produced by Playwrights Foundation

The Seagull Project, by 11th Hour Ensemble, directed by James Mayagoitia and Megan Trout

Brainkill, by Stuart Eugene Bousel, directed by Sara Staley, produced by SF Theater Pub

Three Little Dumplings Go Bananas, by Megan Cohen, directed by Jessica Holt, produced by Threshold

In Bed, by Sam Leichter, directed by Rob Ready, produced by PianoFight

Program 2:

Death to the Audience, by Ken Slattery, directed by M. Graham Smith, produced by Precarious Theater

I.S.O. Explosive Possibility, by Erin Bregman, directed by Claire Rice, produced by No Nude Men

The Bird Trap, by Bennett Fisher, directed by Arianne Owens, produced by Sleepwalkers Theatre

A Game, by Christopher Chen, directed by Paul Cello, produced by Instrumental Theater

Maybe Baby, by Amy Sass, directed by Amy Sass, produced by Ragged Wing Ensemble

<em>A Thousand Splendid Suns</em> Art Market San Francisco: Contemporary and Modern Art Fair Yoshi's Oakland Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em>