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8 Star Starred
San Francisco Playhouse duplicate
450 Post Street San Francisco, CA 94102
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"reasons to be pretty"
84 ratings
3.8 average rating
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178 reviews
26 stars
attended Apr 16 2013

The opening scene was incredibly funny and well-acted, one of the best that I have ever seen. But the rest of the performance did not match this opening. There were some good moments but the reality is that with a small cast such as this, all of...continued

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138 reviews
36 stars
attended May 11 2013

Nice set. Very good acting by Ms. English; so so by the rest of the cast. The plot was petty and boring - junior high subject matter. Rumor has it that the second half is better. We walked at intermission and didn't look back..

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105 reviews
10 stars
attended Mar 27 2013

I can't believe this was a preview, since there wasn't a misstep anywhere. I loved it. The subject matter was oh so familiar, and the acting was superb. I am always impressed with SF Playhouse productions, but this is one of the best I've seen.

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Description

Obsessed. You. Me. America. This bristling comedy confronts our collective obsession with physical beauty. See what happens when Greg, a working-class guy in a long-term relationship, inadvertently remarks to a friend that, compared to a pretty coworker, his girlfriend is “regular.”

Disney's <em>The Lion King</em> <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em> Sarah Silverman <em>A Christmas Carol</em> WinterFest at California's Great America San Francisco Ballet's <em>Nutcracker</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil</em> Gift Card <em>The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes</em> <em>Fun Home</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em>