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82 Star Starred
Actors Theatre of San Francisco
855 Bush St. San Francisco, CA 94108
415-345-1287
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3.3 / 5 Rated by 20 members
Review from TheatreAddict
194 events 155 reviews

This play is Sam Shephard's masterwork, but you wouldn't know it from this truly awful production. The directors (2 of them concocted this mess) don't seem to have the faintest clue as to what the show is about, and they've stranded the actors at...continued

reviewed Jun 07 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Marty Nemko
100 events 62 reviews

Strong acting, and a truly memorable performance by the grandfather. Lighting was ideal. Director was very strong.

This will seem weird but it's worth seeing this play just to talk with the guy who sells the sodas, wine, etc. He is, I believe...continued

reviewed May 29 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
8 events 5 reviews

For a preview, this was an excellent performance. I know the play well and was excited to see it. Thought it was better than the ACT's Curse of the Starving Class. Acting was top notch. There were a few technical glitches, but that's to be...continued

reviewed May 22 2008 report as inappropriate
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Description

Exploring a dark side of the American Dream, the play chronicles three generations of a Midwestern family struggling against each other, some denying and repressing a past others are desperate to reveal, all haunted by the sudden fertility of their long-barren fields.

<em>Eclipsed</em> <em>Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin</em> Yoshi's Oakland Balé Folclórico da Bahia <em>Betroffenheit</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em>