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Smithwick Theatre
at Foothill College 12345 El Monte Rd Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
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4 events
2 reviews
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Parking is not expensive, only $3. But judging from the remote location, this parking should be free instead.
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Morgan Red Velvet
72 events
25 reviews
29 stars
The theater itself is great, but it's a little hike up the hill from the parking lot. anything else here. Just start typing...
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"Anything Goes"
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4.8 average rating
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robert morgan
112 events
25 reviews
10 stars
attended Jul 30 2010

one of the best summer musiacal shows they have done.
Full of great Porter songs and Jay does a great job of directing with good set and a small but very effective orchestra..good choreography too. A perfect light summer treat.

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38 events
17 reviews
7 stars
attended Jul 29 2010

Great music, very talented players, pretty sets and costumes. A great time for the whole family.

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Ahoy! The award-winning Foothill Music Theatre presents the madcap nautical adventure Anything Goes, an uproarious musical comedy featuring the toe-tapping tunes of Cole Porter.  After stowing away aboard the S.S. American on a cross-Atlantic cruise, love-struck Billy Crocker hopes to win back the favor of heiress Hope Harcourt before she marries the stuffy Lord Evelyn Oakleigh.  With the help of the evangelist nightclub singer Reno Sweeney and the second-rate mobster Moonface Martin (aka Public Enemy #13), not to mention the tap-dancing Fallen Angels Quartet, Billy soon learns that it’s sink or swim when it comes to love. 

Anything Goes spotlights Cole Porter’s de-loveliest hits, including “Friendship,” “I Get a Kick Out of You,” “Blow, Gabriel, Blow,” “You’re the Top,” “It’s Delovely,” and the classic titular song “Anything Goes.”  Award-winning director Jay Manley helms the seafaring shenanigans with musical direction by Catherine Snider and choreography by Dottie Lester-White.

About the Ticket Supplier: Foothill Music Theatre/Foothill College Theatre Dept

Award-winning Foothill Music Theatre offers the Peninsula acclaimed productions of newer as well as Broadway’s golden musicals, with full orchestra and large casts, at family friendly prices. The company has won Bay Area Theatre Critics’ Circle Awards for Outstanding Production, Outstanding Ensemble Production, and Best Direction, among others. The company has also garnered kudos from myriad Bay Area critics for its sharp, professionally mounted productions, presented in both the intimate new Lohman Theatre, located at the base of the hill, and the handsome 1,000 seat Smithwick Theatre, located atop a wooded hill on the campus of Foothill College.