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113 Star Starred
Altarena Playhouse
Across from Lincoln Park 1409 High Street Alameda, CA 94501
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6 events
2 reviews
3 stars
We brought a picnic, parked across the street from the theatre and had a lovely picnic in Lincoln Park's lovely rose garden.
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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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"Private Lives"
22 ratings
4.5 average rating
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787 events
411 reviews
316 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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99 events
36 reviews
3 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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39 events
22 reviews
85 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.