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Best of the SF Solo Series 2019-20
The Marin Cultural Association in partnership with Brian Copeland present the best of SF!
Six of the Bay Area’s most critically-acclaimed, award-winning, and beloved solo shows from the Marsh, San Francisco Fringe Festival, and Berkeley Rep are coming to the Marin Center!
Note: Due to mature language and themes, this series is recommended for ages 15 and up.
IRMA HERRERA: WHY WOULD I MISPRONOUNCE MY OWN NAME?
Sunday, October 13, 2019 – 7:00pm
Hearing Irma Herrera give her name its correct Spanish pronunciation leads people to make all sorts of assumptions about her. Irma’s observations from the front-lines, notes from American history, and laugh out-loud humor allow us to consider what it will take for all of us to get along.
DIANE BARNES: MY STROKE OF LUCK
Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019 – 7:00pm
“My Stroke of Luck” is the story of a single adoptive mother of special needs and gifted sons, a practicing physician, who forges a new identity after a debilitating stroke.
BRIAN COPELAND: THE JEWELRY BOX
Sunday, December 1, 2019 – 7:00pm
In this hilarious and heartwarming prequel to his hit show “Not a Genuine Back Man,” beloved actor-playwright Brian Copeland recounts two memorable weeks in his youth when he took to the “mean streets” of Oakland to buy his mom the perfect Christmas gift.
MARGA GOMEZ: NOT GETTING ANY YOUNGER
Sunday, January 26, 2020 – 7:00pm
Forever young Marga Gomez spills the beans on vanity and aging in her critically acclaimed comedy “Not Getting Any Younger” weaves zany vignettes with Gomez’s signature blend of storytelling, social commentary and captivating characterizations; from childhood nemesis Crazy Lisa, to Chubby Checker, to a whacked millennial.
STEVE BUDD: WHAT THEY SAID ABOUT LOVE
Sunday, February 23, 2020 – 7:00pm
Steve Budd wonders why other people can and he can’t — tie the knot, that is. So, he asked a bunch of couples what brought them together and keeps them from pulling apart.
BRIAN COPELAND: GRANDMA & ME
Sunday, March 1, 2020 – 7:00pm
In Brian Copeland’s highly anticipated new play, he examines the issue of single parenting through a very personal story.
Bundle 3 or more: $25 each
Early bird special, April 9 – May 31: $25
June 1-July 31: $30
August 1-Sept. 30: $35
Oct. 1-March 1: $40
Contact: (415) 473-6800
Additional time info:
Selected Sundays, 7:00 pm
10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael, CA 94903
Free parking lots are located adjacent to all facilities.