Venue Details

107 Star Starred
The Campbell Theatre
636 Ward Street Martinez, CA 94553
925-350-9770
Venue website Get directions
71 events
57 reviews
25 stars
The weather was sunny.. I wore jeans..
star this tip starred
13 events
7 reviews
8 stars
Had a delicious kale and brussell sprouts salad with a glass of Chardonnay at Haute Stuff in Martinez. The salad was crisp, fresh and so healthy that I was able to enjoy - guilt-free - the complimentary (donations accepted) dessert and tea offered in the Campbell Theater's lobby.
star this tip starred
View all 210 tips

Reviews & Ratings

"Vaudeville"
16 ratings
3.7 average rating
  • 5
    5
  • 4
    4
  • 4
    3
  • 3
    2
  • 0
    1
22 events
10 reviews
24 stars
attended Jun 28 2012

Saw preview so perhaps it will improve. Music good, some talented actors. But, first 20 minutes did not engage me at all. Play was too long. Some cutting should occur, especially early on.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
fjm
186 events
35 reviews
20 stars
attended Jul 19 2012

bring a coat the theatre is very cold

star this review starred report as inappropriate
Joi
42 events
34 reviews
59 stars
attended Jun 28 2012

Wonderful depiction of life in the early 1900's, with a great set of period costumes and decor. The storyline unfolds in a vibrant way with much singing and dancing as the characters practice their vaudeville acts, and share their hardships and...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 15 Reviews
More Information

Description

A hilarious play with music by Laurence Carr. It’s 1919, and nine seasoned show folks are stuck in Philadelphia. While their current world is the small time circut of split weeks, they keep their hopes alive for the ‘Big Time.’ The players are a cross-section of the last generation of hoofers, comics and ‘novelty acts’ who kept America entertained while Vaudeville was king.