don't make me look too psychotic - A One Man Show
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The last date listed for Don't Make Me Look Too Psychotic was Saturday May 29, 2004 / 9:00pm.
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Creator of Not a Genuine Black Man, the longest-running solo show in San Francisco history, the multi-talented Brian Copeland mounts his third one-man production, The Scion, an incisively funny look at class inequality. With his razor-sharp wit, Copeland examines the events surrounding the infamous Santos Linguisa Factory triple homicide, in which the sausage dynasty's scion gunned down three meat inspectors as they attempted to enter the facility. Walking the line between comedy and tragedy, Copeland turns the microscope on the privileged few that believe themselves to be above the law. An author, comedian, radio and TV host, Copeland also recently starred alongside Morgan Freeman and Jack Nicholson in the film The Bucket List and is the creator of the critically acclaimed solo show The Waiting Period. Learn More
Quotes & Highlights
“don’t make me look too psychotic is gut-bustingly funny, which is no small feat considering the seriousness of the material. Pachtman’s characterizations are perfect…Plus, it’s a great story.” —San Francisco Bay Guardian
“At times hysterical and rarely dull, Pachtman’s humor is self-deprecating, and he’s masterful at making fun of himself” —Philadelphia Weekly
“Pachtman’s dialogue is funny and insightful, and his play is one of the most refreshing romantic comedies to come along in some time.” —Timeout.com
don’t make me look too psychotic
Written and performed by Bruce Pachtman
Originally performed by Bruce Pachtman
A playwright dates a woman who presses him to write a show about her. She even inadvertently suggests the perfect title for this unusual romantic comedy that celebrates the triumph of a break-up when she cautions, “don’t make me look too psychotic.”
In a mesmerizing one-man performance, Bruce Pachtman engages us as a close friend having a heart-to-heart talk about every sordid and
savory detail of a romance gone bad. A superb craftsman on stage, Pachtman weaves a riveting, surprisingly provocative dialogue between himself, an East Coast native now living in San Francisco, and Gloria, the sexy, intelligent woman who wants … well, what does she want?