Venue Details

108 Star Starred
Altarena Playhouse
Across from Lincoln Park 1409 High Street Alameda, CA 94501
510-523-1553
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Grdnt
No bad sitting, it's a compact theater and the stage is right there a few feet away
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daeglo
They had refreshments for sale beforehand.
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4.8 average rating
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23 reviews
3 stars
attended Oct 14 2010

What a delightful surprise! My advice: RUN, don't walk, right now to the Altarena Playhouse to see this star studded show before it's too late!

For an intimate community playhouse we did not expect the star quality to be so superb, with...continued

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3 stars
attended Oct 15 2010

Loved this so much I am going back again.
Intimate theatre with a stellar cast.
Do not miss this one.

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19 reviews
12 stars
attended Oct 21 2010

I have not laughed so much in years! Paula was over-the-top sensational. All of the actors did a suberb job. Timing, choreography, piano.....all great.
It was nice to be able to get a glass of wine before the show began and sip it during...continued

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Description

The longest-running off-Broadway musical covers “everything you have ever secretly thought about dating, romance, marriage, lovers, husbands, wives and in-laws, but were afraid to admit!” The hilarious series of vignettes about love and relationships has been called “The battle of the heterosexes” and “Seinfeld set to music.” Its situations are so universal — pickup lines, first dates, newborns, in-laws — that it’s been translated into 13 languages and performed all over the world…and now it’s coming to Alameda! 

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.