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210 Star Starred
Berkeley Playhouse
2640 College Avenue Berkeley, CA 94704
510-845-8542
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4.9 / 5 Rated by 9 members
Review from Wanda Ng

It was a delightful tongue in cheek choreographed musical performed by teenagers. It is for those who want to have a titillatingly different, high energy, fun, and giggles with the audience participation of the likes of Rocky Horror Show, the...continued

reviewed Aug 15 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

The cast was fantastic. Loved the 'tongue & cheek. The dancing and music were delightful. My 5 year old fell in love with Larry!

reviewed Aug 15 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Renee Dunn

I took 3 boys, all age 12, thinking "zombies, great music, great story line, will they like it?" and it turned out it was an outstanding success.
they ranked the play, 10,9,10 and I gave it a 10 as well. The fast paced and high energy of the...continued

reviewed Aug 14 2010 report as inappropriate
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Description

In a future where both theatre and zombies are exiled fro Earth, Planet “Z” has become a home not only for the flesh-eating zombies but for all the old cast off musical sets. A spaceship crashes on Planet “Z," and when a space-teen and zombie fall in love, the interplanetary implications can only be imagined – or beautifully told with ’80s rock!

Don’t miss this zany, highly original, sci-fi rock musical written and directed by Jon Tracy. Featuring all your favorite hits from the ‘80s including Michael Jackson, Iggy Pop, Madonna and Pat Benatar, Planet “Z” is where The Forbidden Planet meets_ Rocky Horror Picture Show_ to discuss Twilight – we’re just saying – you’ve never seen anything like this musical before!

Written and Directed by Jon Tracy

Music Direction by Phil Gorman

Choreography by Kimberly Dooley

<em>A Thousand Splendid Suns</em> <em>Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin</em> Yoshi's Oakland <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> Oakland Athletics vs. San Francisco Giants: Preseason Baseball Steve Martin and Martin Short