Bloodyjackson-052712

Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson

The Stage (San Jose, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

36 ratings
3.9 average rating
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12 reviews
19 stars
attended Jun 07 2012

I was really looking forward to this production and was disappointed. The script is inconsistent. The satirical parts were funny but the rest was less enjoyable. Some... continued

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 09 2012

Good music; bad singing. A lot of shouting; very little talent among the cast. Lyrics and screenplay truly BAD! Written for an unintelligent and unsophisticated... continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Jun 07 2012

This production did not have the focus on the story that the script desperately called for. The acting was very comic and clownish. The actors seemed to be wrapped up in... continued

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18 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 05 2012

The cast was great, showing a lot of talent as they switched from one character to another. The music at times was distracting. The story line was clever, entertaining,... continued

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4 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 20 2012

Very funny. I think it worked on a lot of levels. I am a history teacher and my friends who went with me didn't know much (or care) about that time period and we all liked it.

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60 reviews
39 stars
attended Jun 21 2012

LOUD, Lively, fast paced, rock & roll, historic, political satire, musical. It definately was not what I expected. Do not go if you do not like political humor, as you... continued

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38 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 07 2012

We had a good time. It's a bit of a bizarre theatrical production, and the cast succeeds on the whole in making it very entertaining, even though there was some... continued

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9 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 15 2012

Enjoyable view of the era and the people involved. Done with a spirit of fun. Music fit the storyline. Acting was good too.

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8 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 24 2012

More like a comedy skit than a play. Too long.

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6 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 10 2012

A really funny take on history, putting a modern day spin on things and making it blatantly obvious that nothing really changes in politics. Raunchy. A good time.

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6 reviews
8 stars
attended Jun 21 2012

Not a great production, especially for SJSC. Strong ensemble work, especially from some of the Stage Co regulars, but too many different motifs imposed on the storyline.... continued

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 14 2012

It was raunchy fun. Acting was over the top which was appropriate; singing was ok. Entertaining.

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 27 2012

Really enjoyed. The performers were very talented and enthusiastic and the show was a lot of fun.

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 05 2012

Thoroughly enjoyed the play and this was our second time. Romero did a beautiful job on the final song!

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 07 2012

Thought the cast was excellent, the set was great, and the music rocked, but for most of the songs, the band overwhelmed the singers, so that it was impossible to hear... continued

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 14 2012

We all enjoyed the show and thought the actors did a good job witht their characters. Really enjoyed the song at the end of the show by Manuel Romero.

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2 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 07 2012

IT WAS A GREAT SHOW AND WE REALLY ENJOYED IT.

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 30 2012

San Jose Stage is one of my favorite venues. No matter where you sit, you are right in the middle of the action. Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson is very cleverly written... continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Jul 28 2012

great show-interesting and such great talent!
would highly recommend this play!

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1 review
0 stars
attended Jul 12 2012

American idiot meets irreverence of book of Mormon, but skewers democrats and imperialism

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