Venue Details

1066 Star Starred
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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vpighini
I had something to eat ahead of time at the cafe connected to the theatre - the food was good and not too expensive
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I parked for free just a few blocks away in a high-rise parking lot.
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29 events
4 reviews
7 stars
attended Jun 22 2012

This was an awesome show! Did not quite know what to expect – it’s a musical about the journey of the band, where the actors are the rock band members themselves. It is about life, it’s about love, it’s about going after the dream, no matter how...continued

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10 events
3 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 24 2012

The Groovelilly band is certainly a talented bunch, the voices border on greatness. The lyrics in this show however, bordered on the mundane. If I ever hear another "Ode to highway" whatever, I may start shooting from a roadside blind. ...continued

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9 events
2 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 23 2012

Yes, we did attend this event. The venue was very good for watching any type of performance. As far as the Wheelhouse performance, I did not feel it was worth the travel to get there or was the performance that entertaining. Even at the discounted...continued

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Website

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

Quotes & Highlights

“Inspired … clever … lively.” —_"San Francisco Chronicle":http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2012/06/10/DD421OU581.DTL _
“The bandmates play themselves with candor and humor and insight. … The band can definitely bright it on musically.” —Mercury News 20831409/review-groovelilys-wheelhouse-at-theatreworks _

Description

The show’s running time is one hour and 40 minutes with no intermission.

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