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Actors Theatre of San Francisco
855 Bush St. San Francisco, CA 94108
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3.6 / 5 Rated by 33 members
Review from Jake
30 events 1 review

I saw this play on its second night. Sadly, the play is not a success. Craig Lucas's adaptation is jarring at the wrong points, noticeably regarding the use language that provides a false nod to modernity. The acting is forced and shrill from...continued

reviewed Aug 04 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Double Eagle
20 events 9 reviews

All three characters seemed to vacillate hysterically between trying to dominate their situations and seeking pity for being victims of forces beyond their powers to control. No character was likeable. The Craig Lucas adaption was a big...continued

reviewed Aug 03 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from James
Red Velvet 163 events 137 reviews

I felt no chemistry between the characters... neither of the leads were believable, making it particularly difficult to follow or care about the constant changes in the dynamic between them.

The only performance that impressed me was Niki...continued

reviewed Aug 03 2012 report as inappropriate
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Adapted by Craig Lucas, who won the 2004 OBIE Award for Best American Play for Small Tragedy. He has also penned the plays Reckless, Prelude to a Kiss, Stranger, This Thing of Darkness, Singing Forest, and The Dying Gaul

Directed by Rebecca Martin. Creative consultation, by Chris Phillips. Set Design by Biz Duncan. Featuring: Niki Yapo (Kristine), Melissa Ortiz (Miss Julie) and Christian Haines (Jean). 

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