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Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts - Main Stage
at Mercy Street 500 Castro Street Mountain View, CA 94041
650-903-6000
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Underground free garage, also one next door at Library, free street parking and pay lots.
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Kenyon At Work
I read somewhere that balcony seats sucked. Our definitely did NOT! I'm glad we didn't spring for $$$. Got good view of everything, including massive video effects.
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19 ratings
3.9 average rating
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8 reviews
1 stars
attended Oct 09 2011

It's a play packed full of drama and human emotion. (not for the light-hearted). but the acting is superb and the theme is poignant and relevant. Attend this if you want to be touched and get a view inside the family dramas brought on by...continued

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47 reviews
40 stars
attended Oct 09 2011

This is still a work in progress. Individual fine (if not outstanding) performances. I need the show to be believable - and as the author mentions in the liner notes.. he is striving for that too. You'll need to decide how much you can believe.

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6 reviews
5 stars
attended Oct 09 2011

This is a very powerful drama and the music is superb. We had a challenging (and somewhat humorous) experience explaining the story within a story within a story to our guests from Hungary whose English is somewhat limited. If you've had prior...continued

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Website

http://www.theatreworks.org/shows/1112-season/clementineinthelower9

Description

Clementine in the Lower 9

By Dan Dietz

Music by Justin Ellington

Directed by Leah C. Gardiner 

Rebuilding a house, a love, a family, and a soul is the task of this powerfully human drama set in post-Katrina New Orleans. Here the legacy of the past haunts the realities of the present. Here the bluesy sounds of an onstage jazz band accompany a musician and his wife as they struggle to reconnect the electricity, the plumbing, and the relationships devastated by the flood of a lifetime.

About the Ticket Supplier: TheatreWorks

Innovative, fun, and always entertaining, TheatreWorks’ high-energy brand of performance will captivate you! With a national reputation for artistic innovation and integrity, TheatreWorks was named Best Repertory Theatre in the Bay Area by prestigious San Francisco magazine. The company offers a year-round season of musicals, comedies and dramas staged in the state-of-the-art Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts and in the graceful, California Mission-style Lucie Stern Theatre complex in Palo Alto.

“TheatreWorks’ successes have illuminated the Peninsula’s cultural scene like those of no other arts organization or institution.” —The Mercury News