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Lucie Stern Theatre
1305 Middlefield Rd. Palo Alto, CA 94301
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6 stars
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8 reviews
3 stars
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17 reviews
18 stars
attended Dec 30 2012

Good play. The crowd was really into it.

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9 reviews
6 stars
attended Dec 23 2012

It's uncomfortable to watch a musical about Huck Finn, but TheaterWorks does this in a great way. Standouts are the voices behind Huck and Jim. Especially when the actor playing Jim sang, we could feel the emotion and beauty in his voice. I took...continued

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8 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 30 2012

Excellent... and there is not a bad seat in the house!

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Hilarious and heartwarming, Mark Twain’s classic_ Huckleberry Finn_ sweeps down the mighty Mississippi, where runaways Huck and Jim discover a friendship that defies convention and defines the American dream. Propelled by an infectious, award-winning score and a dazzling array of unforgettable characters, their uproarious adventures chronicle the best and worst of our heritage in a joyously theatrical journey sure to delight the entire family.

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