Venue Details

14 Star Starred
Theatre on San Pedro Square
Located in the courtyard behind Peggy Sue's Restaurant 29 North San Pedro Street San Jose, CA 95110
408-979-0231
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Alan
The theatre is in the same building as '50s diner Peggy Sue's, which is open late, so I went there after the show. I can't recommend it. Overcooked, flavorless burger; chili cheese fries tasted mostly of the beans.
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Alan
The theatre has a full bar with snacks - cookies, mini-cheesecakes; I had a Brie plate that wasn't abusively priced at six dollars. Not really anything to make a meal of.
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14 events
5 reviews
8 stars
attended May 15 2010

The organizers need to monitor late arrivals by seating them at breaks in performances. Eating corn nuts by one of the ushers during performance was disturbing. IT was weird at the every end when the MC jumped on stage when the last performer...continued

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5 reviews
0 stars
attended May 15 2010

The SBGS Guitar Concert featured an interesting blend of Classical, Latin, and even Contemporary styles. The performer's were technically skilled, and demonstrated passion for their instruments/styles/compositions. I especially preferred the...continued

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11 events
5 reviews
7 stars
attended May 15 2010

We enjoyed the show! The talent was excellent and engaging.
We questioned why there was no A/C on, as it was warm inside and was advised the artists requested since they were playing acoustic. It did get warm. I appreciate the small venues...continued

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Website

http://www.sbgs.org/

Description

Performers include:

Sofia Gleeson, classical guitar

Neil Hogan, steel string guitar stylist

Brian Moran, jazz and Latin guitar

John Vidovic, classical and Brazilian guitar

The South Bay Guitar Society (SBGS) was founded to increase public awareness of the arts, particularly those of the classical guitar. The Society began in 1986 by luthier Lester DeVoe in San Jose and has become one of the most active guitar societies in the United States. South Bay Guitar Society has earned a reputation for excellence by presenting concerts that feature nationally and internationally acclaimed artists. The Society maintains a Teacher Network to increase access to local teachers.

About the Ticket Supplier: South Bay Guitar Society

The purpose of the South Bay Guitar Society is to promote classical and related guitar music to people of all cultures, ages, abilities and economic means in the South Bay. The Society fulfills its purpose by offering culturally diverse performances and guitar music education to the public, and by providing performance opportunities to professional and amateur musicians.