Venue Details

51 Star Starred
The Stage
490 South First St. San Jose, CA 95113
408-283-7142
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Member Tips

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I love to dress up for the theater. It makes the evening just that little more special.
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You can be casual for this theater.
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I've always found street parking.
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We ate at Habana's and really enjoyed it.
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arleen kluger
No one checks the way you're dressed!
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arleen kluger
Go after 6PM it's free! (street parking)
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Reviews & Ratings

33 ratings
4.4 average rating
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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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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... continued

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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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More Information

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.