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47 Star Starred
Kofman Theatre
2200 Central Avenue Alameda, CA 94501
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Parking is convenient but you'll need change for the small outdoor lot down the street. The Kofman Auditorium is part of Alameda High School, for those who might be otherwise confused.
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Get your tickets on the side of the stage and get there early. Parking is a challenge as well.
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221 reviews
303 stars
attended Jul 11 2009

How do you argue with a standing ovation on opening night?! Wonderful performances throughout the huge cast. This is one of my all-time favorite musicals and the 3rd time I've seen a local production of it. Barring a few small technical glitches,...continued

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attended Jul 11 2009

Fantastic singers in a large cast, wonderful ensemble work, effective sets and staging, fine costumes, and some powerful storyline moments make for a wonderful evening at the theater. Show is long....ran til 11:15pm, but engaging throughout. ...continued

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519 stars
attended Jul 24 2009

Wonderful production with terrific singers and actors. Costumes were amazing.

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Based on the award-winning novel by E.L. Doctorow, Ragtime tells the story of America’s “melting pot” through the lives of three ethnically diverse, multi-generational American families who unexpectedly become entwined. With powerful music and characters that draw you into their fascinating stories, Ragtime is a musical exploration of the dawn of the 20th century in America.

About the Ticket Supplier: Alameda Civic Light Opera

The Alameda Civic Light Opera is dedicated to preserving America's unique musical theater repertoire by staging professional-quality productions for Alameda and the East Bay.