Made In America

teruko & titi (dog) · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · world premiere · one person show · 1hr · United States of America

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ELLIOT WHITE certified reviewer June 05, 2022
The word Bravery is thrown around a lot these days in theatre, but this production is perhaps the Bravest thing I have seen on stage. Teruko is unabashedly honest, hilarious, and just downright moving in her solo show. She proves herself as not only a necessary presence in the theatre, but also a necessary presence in the world. I cannot recommend this show enough!... full review
ALEX SONG-XIA certified reviewer July 24, 2022
tagged as: solo show · powerful · Beautiful · funny
MADE IN AMERICA was one of the most surprising, gut-wrenching, heartfelt, high energy, personal, beautiful, powerful shows I’ve ever seen. If you have the chance to see it, you simply have to. Teruko and Titi are stars!!!... full review
GRACE JUNG certified reviewer June 24, 2022
I loved Teruko's one-woman show. It made me laugh and cry a lot throughout. The story resonated with me so deeply. I feel like my timing to see this show is now, and I feel grateful to have seen it. ... full review
ELI GONZALEZ certified reviewer July 17, 2022
Teruko really knows how to break your heart and make you laugh at the same time. The show was an amazing reflection on trauma and the power of a resilient spirit.... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer July 18, 2022
Amazing all around, funny, touching and totally remarkable. I saw her at a best of the fringe and had to go back for more Completely engaging for entirety of the performance!... full review
TORI SILVERA BUSH certified reviewer July 17, 2022
Teruko is so darn cute!! And brave. This show was amazing, funny and heavy. She lays it all out. Her parents should be proud of Teruko!... full review
ALEXA ROSENGAUS certified reviewer July 17, 2022
deeply touching and incredibly engaging. teruko is a star and witnessing this piece was a privilege!... full review
ALEX G certified reviewer July 16, 2022
MADE IN AMERICA is intense, but nothing short of captivating. Teruko immerses the audience in her story through an expressive and effortlessly engaging performance. She shares her intimate struggles as well as her strength. The next time I hear the United States National Anthem, I'm going to think of Teruko because it's stories like hers that exemplify the bravery and affirm the pride this country contains. In short, MADE IN AMERICA is life-affirming.... full review
FERNANDA PEREZ certified reviewer July 16, 2022
tagged as: #OneWomanShow
It begins with Teruko lying in the dark. She just called 911. She needs help. Then we went through her life journey, from being a super sexy performer in kindergarten to her stint as a dominatrix, to marrying the penguin from Happy Feet, to following her dream. There are painful moments and there are moments where you laugh out loud. Teruko shows so much strength, vulnerability, creativity, and incredible acting. I recommend this show to everyone: immigrants, Americans, and humans. Also, Titi the dog is a gifted amd disciplined actor.... full review
MARGO ROWDER certified reviewer July 19, 2022
tagged as: Empowering · memorable · moving
I was so touched by this story and by Teruko's spirit!... full review