Venue Details

107 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
God of Carnage info Jan 25 2013 star this tip starred
daeglo
They had refreshments for sale beforehand.
God of Carnage info Jan 22 2013 star this tip starred

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 skills made me root for Percy since her arrival at The Spitfire Grill. Her...continued

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345 reviews
49 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 or creation. Some songs are just not attention "grabbers". Sarah (Percy) was...continued

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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 performances that had the audience in tears. If you have not seen this production...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.