Chad Deity, It's a Wonderful Life & Threepenny Opera: 3-Show Package at The Stage
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The last date listed for San Jose Stage Company 3-Show Subscription was Nov. 3, Dec. 15 and Feb. 23 at 2:00pm.
Currently at The Stage:
- Full Price:
- $33.00 - $45.00
- Our Price:
- $16.50 - $22.50
Long before it was a book, even before it was a poem, The Iliad was one heck of a story, a rollicking, raunchy and altogether enthralling tale that people couldn't get out of their heads. Now co-creators Lisa Peterson (Obie-winning director) and Denis O'Hare (Tony-winning actor) have recaptured the spirit of the early epic in An Iliad, a 90 minute one-man show. In this celebration of storytelling, Jackson Davis plays the Poet, who speaks directly to the audience, bringing to life the struggle between Achilles and Hector over the beautiful Helen, and the resulting battle and fall of Troy. Personal, funny, deeply relevant, this play has been dubbed a "masterpiece" by the Chicago Tribune. Learn More
Quotes & Highlights
“The company that never says never” -_Stark Insider _
Named one of the Top Ten stellar small stages in the Bay Area by the San Jose Mercury News, who said “San Jose Stage made its name for muscular productions of modern classics in its intimate downtown venue.”
“Yet another example of what has made San Jose Stage Company into a South Bay institution…a local jewel”-Metro Silicon Valley
Package Benefits: *
- Plans changed? No worries — complimentary exchange of your tickets*
- Want to bring a friend? No problem — buy additional tickets at the Subscriber price ($5 off full-price tickets)
- Access to discounts at local restaurants
- Access to special events
- Subscribers receive priority seating.
_* Free exchange must be made by the day before the reserved performance and must be made for tickets in the same subscription category. _*
The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity: *The acclaimed comedy The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity slams together thrilling spectacle, incredible characters and geopolitical allegory into an invigorating theatrical experience that you can’t find on pay-per-view. Kristoffer Diaz’s play also received the 2011 Obie Award for Best New American Play and the 2008 National Latino Playwriting Award.
“Has the serious crack and pop of a galloping, honest-to-God, all-American satire”– The New York Times
“An adrenaline rush…delightful physicality and freewheeling theatricality!”– Washington Post
It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play: This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. An ensemble of Stage Company associate artists brings to the stage the story of idealistic George Bailey, who has given up on his dreams in order to help others and who now considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve, bringing about the intervention of his guardian angel. It’s A Wonderful Life celebrates community at its best and reminds us that we contribute to each other’s happiness and well being, perhaps daily, in ways we might not ever be conscious of. This is the timeless gift of the story and why it continues to resonate so powerfully with us today.*_
_*"Fresh and inventive way of reconnecting with a classic story of love and redemption."– Chicago Sun-Times
“Wonderful, heartwarming and good for the soul” — San Francisco Chronicle
The Threepenny Opera: A milestone of 20th century musical theater, The Threepenny Opera (Die Dreigroschenoper) rolls on unstoppably into the 21st with absolute relevance in today’s world. In their opera “by and for beggars,” composer Kurt Weill (1900–1950) and playwright Bertolt Brecht (1898–1956) created a trailblazing musical spectacle of fierce social and political critique where the haves clash with the have-nots with its haunting jazz score by Kurt Weill, acid harmonies and biting lyrics. This musical saga of the villainous but irresistible Mack the Knife and his marauding band of thieves is a revolutionary musical theatre inspiring such hits as Cabaret (at The Stage in 2011 for an extended run) and Urinetown, The Musical (at The Stage in 2006 for an extended run).
“The kind of theater that shakes up a audience.” – Chicago Daily Herald
“An engaging and biting piece of theatre.” – New York Daily News
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.