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Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts - Main Stage
at Mercy Street 500 Castro Street Mountain View, CA 94041
650-903-6000
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3.9 / 5 Rated by 19 members
Review from Joanie Underwood
30 events 10 reviews

It's a play packed full of drama and human emotion. (not for the light-hearted). but the acting is superb and the theme is poignant and relevant. Attend this if you want to be touched and get a view inside the family dramas brought on by...continued

reviewed Oct 09 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Anthony Braxton
Red Velvet 179 events 66 reviews

This is still a work in progress. Individual fine (if not outstanding) performances. I need the show to be believable - and as the author mentions in the liner notes.. he is striving for that too. You'll need to decide how much you can believe.

reviewed Oct 09 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from kathymorrow
Red Velvet 49 events 12 reviews

interesting story, good staging and music
the plot was difficult to follow,especially with Clementine's strong drawl.

reviewed Oct 16 2011 report as inappropriate
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Clementine in the Lower 9

By Dan Dietz

Music by Justin Ellington

Directed by Leah C. Gardiner 

Rebuilding a house, a love, a family, and a soul is the task of this powerfully human drama set in post-Katrina New Orleans. Here the legacy of the past haunts the realities of the present. Here the bluesy sounds of an onstage jazz band accompany a musician and his wife as they struggle to reconnect the electricity, the plumbing, and the relationships devastated by the flood of a lifetime.

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