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Christmas of Swing

History Theatre (St. Paul, MN)

Reviews & Ratings

32 ratings
4.5 average rating
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6 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 29 2013

When this show worked, it really worked and when it didn't it was down right embarrassing. Like when the 3 women playing the Andrew Sisters were on stage the show was... continued

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5 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 29 2013

it was fun seeing songs i grew up with. And Danny Kaye Abbot and Costello. My parents shared all this with us as children and it was fun reliving those times the cast was great.

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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 20 2013

It was wonderful! The music...very enjoyable. The letters from soldiers that were read...very moving. Another great way to celebrate the Christmas season!

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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 24 2013

The three female leads were great, as were the musicians. The male cast was not as strong. We went with a mixed age group, and as you'd suspect, the older members enjoyed... continued

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Nov 29 2013

Fantastic music, with lots of heart. Loved the respect paid to service members!!

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 22 2013

A lot of lovely singing with not much of a story line... I am glad I went; I had wanted to go. Don't need go again. Pretty theatre.

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2 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 29 2013

Great harmonies...all the girls were wonderful vocalists...and the choreography was super - all in all, a great start to the holiday season. Nice tribute to all the vets, too!

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Nov 30 2013

I thought the production was simply amazing. As a family, we have decided to make this a yearly tradition. This is my favorite so far.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Nov 23 2013

Couple in front of us left during intermission. we should have taken their cue. The play was somewhat depressing for a Christmas show.
Incorporating experiences of... continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Nov 24 2013

Excellent show! It was nostalgic and entertaining. A wonderful opportunity to reminisce. A touching blend of music and memories.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 22 2013

It was a great show, with a great mixture of songs, and even a relevant story (book).

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1 review
0 stars
attended Nov 23 2013

My husband, 13-year old son and I went to see "Christmas of Swing" on opening night, thanks to goldstar. The music was fantastic and the singing was incredible! If you haven't seen this, put it on your holiday fun list.

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1 review
1 stars
attended Nov 30 2013

really enjoyable show - great tribute to vets too

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1 review
0 stars
attended Nov 23 2013

The female singers were fantastic! The men were too silly to get the full effect of all the benefits these Sisters provided to our servicemen during WWII. A concert of... continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Nov 30 2013

the show far exceeded our expectations.It was both fun and sad at the same time. It was very good!

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1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 22 2013

Very nicely done. Music was great and the performance was energetic. Very enjoyable.

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1 review
2 stars
attended Nov 30 2013

We enjoyed the program, and had very good seats. Staff was very friendly.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Nov 29 2013

Wonderful show, enjoyed it immensely, love that era of music, great seats!

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