Venue Details

105 Star Starred
Altarena Playhouse
across from Lincoln Park 1409 High Street Alameda, CA 94501
510-523-1553
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Member Tips

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Coffee, tea, and cookies for a donation at intermission
info Dec 14 2008 star this tip starred
Street available.
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Goldstar Member
Anything goes, but fun to dress in the Christmas mood
info Dec 23 2008 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Easy with a decorated street to see nearby as a bonus
info Dec 23 2008 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
No decaf, but convivial.
info Dec 23 2008 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

9 ratings
4.4 average rating
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Van Roth
24 events
12 reviews
5 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

This musical channels the Lennon Sisters-style song presentation in a slightly satirical vein - very pure, sweet and innocent, with wonderful harmonies and voices. It was... continued

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45 events
6 reviews
11 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

Good old fashion fun, great combination of laughter and traditional musical numbers. They all have excellent voices, the TV monitors showing old tv footage was an effective touch.

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37 events
17 reviews
8 stars
attended Dec 19 2008

This was a great holiday show - just slurpy enough to poull your heartstrings, and with Alamdeda's christmas lights decorating the way to/from the theater it was really a delightful evening.

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More Information

Description

_Conceived by Rick Lewis

Directed by Frederick L. Chacon

Choreography by Christina Lazo

Musical Direction by Rona Siddiqui

_Featuring Meghan Ihle, Elizabeth Seagrave, Jill Seagrave and Kaytie O’Hara as The Taffetas.

About the Ticket Supplier: Altarena Playhouse

Since 1938, Altarena Playhouse has presented creative, intimate, and artistically ambitious stagings of plays, musicals and revues. The inclusive and welcoming atmosphere makes Altarena a "great place to go" for patrons and a "great place to work" for artists. From re-envisioning the classics to promoting new works, our critically acclaimed productions and our educational outreach programs foster greater appreciation and understanding of the theater arts in Alameda and throughout the Bay Area.