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26 Star Starred
The Creativity Theater
San Francisco's Children's Creativity Museum 221 4th St. San Francisco, CA 94103
415-820-3341
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4 events
1 review
1 stars
The weather was Cool it was an evening play. I wore a sweater, jeans, and hard bottom shoes.
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Mark Allen
136 events
61 reviews
9 stars
BART/Muni to Powell and walk 2-3 blocks south of Market on 4th St. The theater is behind the Zeum Carousel.
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"O Lovely Glowworm"
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Mr. Z
498 events
68 reviews
164 stars
attended Mar 10 2010

The playwright makes this a Shakespearean tragedy rolled into a Monty Python nugget, his work still rings true to contemporary times. In this well executed play, all the players approached their roles with exuberant enthusiasm. It was ...continued

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435 events
334 reviews
81 stars
attended Mar 20 2010

Not sure what to make of it. It held my attention most of the time but was rather like a fable. The theatre as usual was much too warm.

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Description

Award-winning playwright Glen Berger weaves a whimsical, poetic narrative of love-struck soldiers, mermaids, unicorns, a contemplative goat, and a hapless inventor attempting to devise a self-cleaning toilet, all on a fantastical quest for the meaning of existence. Set in a small corner of Ireland circa 1918 and suffused with music from World War I, O Lovely Glowworm is a joyously inventive celebration of humanity.