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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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4.3 / 5 Rated by 9 members
Review from Richard Hammer
409 events 55 reviews

Sorry I missed the New York production AND, having been at this TW's Opening performance - It's just so much better the second time around. The actors have settled into their roles and the "Three Eadies" are Fabulous...Don't miss this Unique...continued

reviewed Sep 11 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from David Martin
15 events 6 reviews

I thoroughly loved this production. I think the cast was all extremely talented. I really enjoyed it. I can't say enough good things about it. I read some of the theatre reviews in the paper and while I understood what they were trying to say,...continued

reviewed Sep 07 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from pxenson
51 events 5 reviews

With the exception of the woman playing the mother in Act I, the actors weren't up to the task of making the Act I situation real. It came off as very stagy and almost campy. However, Act II more than redeemed the evening. Act II takes place...continued

reviewed Sep 11 2008 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

Winner of the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Off-Broadway Musical 2006
“An experience no passionate theatergoer should miss.” —The New York Times

Description

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Doug Wright chronicles the journey of Jackie Kennedy’s notorious relatives, Edith and Edie Bouvier Beale, from giddy fortune in the 1940s to seclusion in the 1970s. Grey Gardens is a bittersweet saga of roads not taken and dreams left unfulfilled.

Book by Doug Wright 

Music by Scott Frankel

Lyrics by Michael Korie

Based on the film “Grey Gardens” by David Maysles, Albert Maysles, Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer and Susan Froemke

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