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This is the Yosemite we came to hear about!...a private window to the majesty, mystique, and... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2017
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Lee Stetson's John Muir presentation was outstanding. He is a delight to watch and listen to. We... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2016
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Reviewed August 13, 2017

This is the Yosemite we came to hear about!...a private window to the majesty, mystique, and magnetism of this great frontier and the "fellow mortals" for which John Muir advocated all his life. As grand as Yosemite will forever be, commercialism threatens the national park...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2016

Lee Stetson's John Muir presentation was outstanding. He is a delight to watch and listen to. We had 2nd row seats in the open seating theatre and it was like sitting in his living room. The first night was so good (focused on his disappointment...More

Thank Sue K
Reviewed January 9, 2016 via mobile

First night in the theater was a nice program about the buffalo soldiers. The next night I watched a John Muir presentation with Theodore Roosevelt. It was very entertaining to see how John reasoned with him about preserving Yosemite valley and the area. Lee Stetson...More

Thank Tigerman777
Reviewed May 25, 2015

We attended two presentations as one night it was a historical presentation by Lee Stetson which lasted about an hour and a half. He was totally in the role of the great botanist and founding member of the Sierra Club. We went the second night...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2015

You can imagine talking to the real character, he knows all about the valley and President Teddy too.

1  Thank ML B
Reviewed May 17, 2015

Lee Stetson has been doing the John Muir historical presentation for over 30 years at Yosemite. He is a very gifted and knowledgeable historian/actor. His presentation at the Yosemite Theater (next to the Visitor Center) was one of the highlights of our trip to Yosemite....More

Thank bobca1947
Reviewed July 7, 2012

If you have seen the Ken Burns series on the National Parks, you may recognize Lee Stetson. We went to see this 1-man show from 7-8:30 pm (including a short intermission) with our 3 children ages 6, 11 & 15. The older two enjoyed the...More

Thank BostonJayhawk
Reviewed August 23, 2011

Lee Stetson has been performing one-man shows about John Muir for nearly 30 years. Not only is he a fine actor, he is a Muir scholar. As such, her really "becomes" John Muir on stage and give a show that is moving, inspiring, and educational....More

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