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Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts - Main Stage
at Mercy Street 500 Castro Street Mountain View, CA 94041
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Park right at the theater - there is free underground parking.
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13 reviews
11 stars
my seat was in the middle, but I chose to sit on the side so no one was in front of me, which turned out great...
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33 reviews
9 stars
attended Jan 24 2013

Well acted, interesting story told with a lot of energy but the ending was muddled, unclear and really fell flat after a great lead up. Still I enjoyed it and it was great seeing Tony Award winner Priscilla Lopez on stage again. She's a ball of...continued

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attended Feb 01 2013

I adored this play and haven't stopped telling everyone how great it is. It was very nostalgic for this ex-New Yorker, who lived and breathed everything "West Side Story" as a teenager. When can we expect to see it on Broadway?

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27 reviews
46 stars
attended Feb 07 2013

Fast moving and great musical.

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Dance, dance, dance! As the film of West Side Story shoots on their doorstep, redevelopment threatens a Puerto Rican family striving to match sky-high hopes with low-end reality. But nothing can quell the starry-eyed dreams of the Candelarias, a talented clan of hoofers determined to crash the boards of Broadway, Hollywood, and ultimately America itself. Told in exuberant dance as well as drama, it is a comic, captivating journey of the heart.

_*This production contains occasional mature language. _

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