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Lucie Stern Theatre
1305 Middlefield Rd. Palo Alto, CA 94301
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"Once on This Island"
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4.7 average rating
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117 events
57 reviews
13 stars
attended Mar 09 2014

music,acting and dancing were top quality, and the voices were outstanding..I had trouble with the Caribbean dialect and the seats were not good-they were in the next to last row even tho' we are red velvet members and ordered the tickets weeks ago.

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Miss Moonshine Red Velvet
41 events
18 reviews
34 stars
attended Mar 15 2014

Everyone in my group loved it - wanted to dance down the aisles ! Masterful work - all the stage was aglow with talent ! A must see.

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1 stars
attended Mar 22 2014

Bought tickets, then needed to change date. All worked perfectly. Thank you, Goldstar!

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Quotes & Highlights

“Fantastical and thrilling. A joyous tale told in song and dance.”  —The New York Times  


Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens 

Music by Stephen Flaherty 

Based on My Love, My Love by Rosa Guy 

Directed by Robert Kelley 

Musical Direction by William Liberatore

Choreography by Gerry McIntyre 

Scenic Design by Joe Ragey 

Costume Design by Cathleen Edwards 

Lighting Design by Pamila Gray 

Sound Design by Jeff Mockus  

Winner of the Olivier Award for Best New Musical  

About the Ticket Supplier: TheatreWorks

Innovative, fun, and always entertaining, TheatreWorks’ high-energy brand of performance will captivate you! With a national reputation for artistic innovation and integrity, TheatreWorks was named Best Repertory Theatre in the Bay Area by prestigious San Francisco magazine. The company offers a year-round season of musicals, comedies and dramas staged in the state-of-the-art Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts and in the graceful, California Mission-style Lucie Stern Theatre complex in Palo Alto.

“TheatreWorks’ successes have illuminated the Peninsula’s cultural scene like those of no other arts organization or institution.” —The Mercury News