Venue Details

88 Star Starred
Santa Monica Playhouse
1211 4th Street Santa Monica, CA 90401
310-394-9779
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43 events
34 reviews
3 stars
Parked in a street level metered lot half way between restaurant on 5th & theater on 4th. Easy walk to both.
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43 events
34 reviews
3 stars
The weather was Perfect.. I wore White pants & pretty top..
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Reviews & Ratings

"Unbuttoned"
3 ratings
3.7 average rating
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147 events
53 reviews
-145 stars
attended Nov 03 2010

The event was most disappointing & embarrassing for us to watch. The unrehearsed-enough monologue of one man's very boring life history was made even worse by his silly immature weak "jokes", seriously off key flat "singing" & having to watch...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Nov 03 2010

We really enjoyed the performance, which we visited the second time. Andreas is a very talented singer, dancer and actor. His humor is very refreshing and the show is well structured.
We think it´s sad that some people feel themselves forced to...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Unbuttoned has to be one of the warmest, most endearing one-man shows to hit the stage…. well-worth seeing.” —KCRW
“Beckett exudes mega-sex appeal and gives a fantastically charming, honest performance." —Valley Scene Magazine

Description

From the Bavarian beerhouses of his native Germany to “Manhattan, America,” to Hollywood – one day, and one lady, at a time – Andreas Beckett unfurls his heartfelt, candid life story with song and dance under the masterful hands of legendary Mitzie and Ken Welch, writers and composers for The Carol Burnett Show and winners of 14 Emmys.

Beckett performed Unbuttoned at the Whitefire Theatre’s solo series in Sherman Oaks for more than a year, as a benefit at Santa Monica Playhouse in 2009 and at last summer’s Hollywood Fringe Festival where it was named “Best of the Fest” by Les Spindle of BackStage.