Venue Details

113 Star Starred
Altarena Playhouse
Across from Lincoln Park 1409 High Street Alameda, CA 94501
510-523-1553
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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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Reviews & Ratings

"The Fantasticks"
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4.2 average rating
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39 events
22 reviews
85 stars
attended Oct 05 2012

I've hear about this musical for yrs, the song "Try to remember" is a favorite.The actors were just fantastic!The staff very helpful & friendly, inviting all to new season at good prices. I just really didnt like story line or other songs much.

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80 events
27 reviews
11 stars
64 events
25 reviews
12 stars
attended Sep 30 2012

Good performances and great voices, but the show is somewhat dated. Great venue.

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Description

Music by Harvey Schmidt

Book & Lyrics by Tom Jones

Directed by Stewart Lyle

Musical Direction by Armando Fox

Choreography by Kim Saunders

Appropriate for all ages.