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80 Star Starred
The Gough Street Playhouse
1620 Gough St San Francisco, CA 94109
415-798-2682
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4.2 / 5 Rated by 73 members
Review from jcrosser

Compelling - cohesive styling of the production and the rhythm of the story. Great use of space and color. Terrific cast.

reviewed Mar 18 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from R K H

Excellent production, excellent cast. Must see!

reviewed Mar 18 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Marty Nemko

I've seen this on Broadway and prefer this intimate version. In addition, I was impressed with both the acting and staging. And, of course, the script is just wonderful. My only quibble is with the strained and unsuccessful attempt at...continued

reviewed Mar 24 2011 report as inappropriate
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Description

Custom Made presents a dynamic new staging of David Henery Hwang’s modern classic.

A French diplomat carried on a twenty-year affair with a Chinese actor and opera singer, not realizing that his partner was a man masquerading as a woman. From these basic facts comes a sensational drama that wonders how such a fantasy can take hold, and what illusions exist between men and women, as well as between East and West.

Interwoven with the Puccini opera, “M. Butterfly” is a timeless, and highly theatrical, story of love and betrayal.

Directed by Stuart Bousel *

*Starring: Xanadu Bruggers, Sean Fenton, Rik Lopes, Kai Morrison, Karen Offereins, Kira Shaw and Paul Stout

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