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Altarena Playhouse
Across from Lincoln Park 1409 High Street Alameda, CA 94501
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22 events
9 reviews
11 stars
No bad sitting, it's a compact theater and the stage is right there a few feet away
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11 events
3 reviews
1 stars
They had refreshments for sale beforehand.
God of Carnage
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"Private Lives"
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4.5 average rating
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734 events
384 reviews
179 stars
attended Aug 04 2012

The play was well done but it was too dialogue heavy for me and did not keep my attention the entire time. Actors, set, and the venue are all wonderful. I am giving it 3 stars more for the writing. I am also not certain of the need for two...continued

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34 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 17 2012

Enjoyable, well acted. First act moves a bit slow. It's a long play, but light enough. Friendly folks at the coffee/cookie counters during intermissions (2 of them).

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34 events
21 reviews
84 stars
attended Aug 24 2012

the actors were fantastic!!!!! the smoking was only unconformable item during play.

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Directed by Carol Chacon 


Timothy Beagley

Emily Garcia

Claire Stevenson

Ginny Wehrmeister

Davern Wright

Some adult situations and humor.

About the Ticket Supplier: Altarena Playhouse

Since 1938, Altarena Playhouse has presented creative, intimate, and artistically ambitious stagings of plays, musicals and revues. The inclusive and welcoming atmosphere makes Altarena a "great place to go" for patrons and a "great place to work" for artists. From re-envisioning the classics to promoting new works, our critically acclaimed productions and our educational outreach programs foster greater appreciation and understanding of the theater arts in Alameda and throughout the Bay Area.