Venue Details

53 Star Starred
The Stage
490 South First St. San Jose, CA 95113
408-283-7142
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Cynthia
We had a delicious dinner before the show within easy walking distance at Arcadia.
Bonnie & Clyde dining Jul 03 2014 star this tip starred
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After the show, check out Cafe Stritch. Its two blocks from the theater. A live band usually plays til midnight. They make good strong drinks, and there are usually tables available at that time. They also serve coffee for you non-alcoholic types.
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Reviews & Ratings

33 ratings
4.4 average rating
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33 events
15 reviews
4 stars
attended Apr 11 2010

Not quite what we expected but that was fine because the show was dynamite !

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Ray Mendonca
13 events
7 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 10 2010

This is a smart and sassy show about screen legend Mae West. The cast of three play multiple roles and each one is an extremely versatile actor. Judith Miller shines as Mae, perfectly capturing her bawdiness, but also bringing a gentle quality...continued

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47 events
4 reviews
3 stars
attended Apr 15 2010

Nice little theater with an intimate feel. Lots of talent displayed in 3 actors/musicians. Great costumes, simple but effective stage decor. Good to see Mae West appreciated.

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Website

http://www.thestage.org

Quotes & Highlights

“smart, tough and tenderhearted comedy” —New York Times

Description

Written by Claudia Shear

In Dirty Blonde, the audience gets to see how carefully and confidently Mae West developed the extravagant, sexy, taboo-breaking public persona that was the hallmark of her fame. At the same time, this comedy explores the lives of two misfits who are her biggest fans. At once a love story, a musical and an amusing take on celebrity obsession, Dirty Blonde is a joyous celebration of Hollywood’s bawdy, groundbreaking female icon.

About the Ticket Supplier: San Jose Stage Company

Founded in 1983, San Jose Stage Company is a professional theatre company dedicated to producing the works of contemporary playwrights that speak to the conditions, hopes and fears of all mankind.

San Jose Stage operates in their own theatre facility in downtown San Jose. They produce five plays per season on an annual budget of approximately $850,000.00 and serve over 25,000 patrons each season.