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Lyceum Theatres
Located at 79 Horton Plaza 324 Horton Plz San Diego, CA 92101
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Harriet Niss
Location of performance seats is not important for this one. I don't like the extreme side seats, but any place else is fine.
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If you want a wonderful Italian dinner before the show, go to Operacaffe, right across the street on 4th. My husband, who is from Brooklyn, says he hasn't had chicken parmesan that good since New York. And my salmon was delicious.
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5 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 16 2010

I was expecting jazz but all I got was showtunes (maybe 1 jazz number). Complicated plot full of clichés, just like the music.

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1 review
2 stars
attended Nov 16 2010

I more or less agree with the previous two comments. Too many showtunes not enough jazz. Acting and dancing were good. Plot did not really captivate me, I didn't really feel an emotional connection much except for two scenes near the end. This...continued

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10 reviews
16 stars
attended Nov 13 2010

This was a torturous night at the theater! The plot is a mess, it drags on and one. The music is jazz influenced but the numbers are not inspiring, interesting or well put together. The cast was pretty amatuer with lots of overacting and unfocused...continued

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Book by Ed Bullins

Music and Lyrics by Mildred Kayden

Revised and Directed by Ken Page

Original Orchestrations by Danny Holgate

Musical Direction by Billy McDaniel

Storyville features a high-stakes boxing match, illegal middle-of-the-night smuggling, sizzling trumpet duets and red-hot cabaret dancing. The show includes a cast of 21 singers and dancers and a smoking’ seven-piece band that will set the house on fire!

About the Ticket Supplier: San Diego Repertory Theatre

San Diego REP produces intimate, exotic, provocative theatre. They promote a more inclusive community through vivid works that nourish progressive political and social values and celebrate the multiple voices of our region.