Solo Sundays - 2/27/2011
Solo Sundays: Hilarious, Heartbreaking & Provocative Solo Performances
Solo Sundays, S.F.'s premier monthly showcase, presents select samplings of veteran virtuosos and top emerging talent in the intimate StageWerx theater near Union Square. Beyond stand-up and storytelling, solo theater creates casts of thousands - plus special effects - all bursting from a single performer. The results are hilarious and heartbreaking, passionate and provocative, ablaze with personal visions.
ABOUT THE PIECES
written and performed by D A V I D C A G G I A N O
> > > A southern preacher has found proof that creationism is the only explanation for man's origin. Now he's on a sacred mission to spread the word by making a movie showing that man and dinosaur co-existed.
"The Omen" (an excerpt)
written and performed by M A R Y S A M S O N
> > > It's 1976 in Nebraska. Mary's new boyfriend has a secret. And some rough beast is slouching toward Lincoln to be born.
"In 40 Pounds in 12 Weeks: A Love Story" (an excerpt)
written and performed by P I D G E M E A D E
> > > Pidge Meade brings to urgent life the entire modern weight-loss carnival of juice fasters and mindful masticators, cookies and calorie counts, while refusing pat answers to the hard questions about how and why we eat our hearts out.
533 Sutter @ Powell
San Francisco, CA 94102
|Minimum Age: 14|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|