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

Mart
Street parking
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Mart
Short drive to Park Blvd were there are many restaurants
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Goldstar Member
Angela's Restaurant is tops located beside the new movie house
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Jacqueline Hamm
Pappos was about a 5 minute drive and had wonderful food.
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Reviews & Ratings

22 ratings
4.5 average rating
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3 reviews
3 stars
attended Jul 17 2009

I really liked this musical set in a diner in Gilead. The performances by the actors are on point. Special kudos goes out to the actor playing the lead Percy. Her acting... continued

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340 reviews
42 stars
attended Jul 18 2009

I would give the lead Sarah Kathleen Farrell, who played Percy, 4 stars. The entire musical probably 3.5 stars just because of the songs and the plot's original design... continued

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55 events
4 reviews
3 stars
attended Jul 31 2009

I went to this show with no preconceived notions. I have not seen this musical or the movie previously. WOW! Incredible vocal performances by the entire cast, moving... continued

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Description

Music and Book by James Valcq

Lyrics and Book by Fred Alley

Directed by Frederick L. Chacon

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.