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51 Star Starred
Kofman Theatre
2200 Central Avenue Alameda, CA 94501
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"West Side Story"
25 ratings
4.2 average rating
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1 review
1 stars
attended Jul 20 2008

I felt the show was very amateur. Some of the cast members were excellent(Anita for example) and others were just OK. I didn't believe that everyone was committed to their parts but overall it was entertaining.

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58 reviews
25 stars
attended Jul 20 2008

Very clever set... great acting and singing... the costumes were authentic-looking.

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51 reviews
54 stars
attended Jul 25 2008

Everything was very, very good -- much better than I expected (though I'm not sure what I expected) -- but the total was less than the sum of the constituent parts. The venue has little intimacy -- and I felt disconnected in the cavernous...continued

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The original 1957 Broadway production, directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins and produced by Robert E. Griffith and Harold Prince, marked Stephen Sondheim’s Broadway debut. The award-winning 1961 film version stars Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, and Rita Moreno.

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