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2863 Star Starred
Old Town Theatre
4040 Twiggs Street San Diego, CA 92110
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11 events
3 reviews
5 stars
Food and drink is available for purchase prior and during the intermission at the outdoor bar/patio area. Almost adjacent is the historic Cosmopolitan Hotel that until mid-December has a dinner or lunch special.
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2 reviews
73 stars
Arrive early... Dress seems to be as fancy or casual as you want to make it (temp is not an issue)... Although all seats are very good -- those in the middle are of course the best....
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"A Little Night Music"
128 ratings
4.2 average rating
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2 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Mar 23 2008

I thought I was going to a light romantic comedy. I would not consider this to be that. Was just suprised at the story line and it took until the second half of the play that I even followed the plot.

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28 events
15 reviews
5 stars
attended Apr 13 2008

We were in the very last row, corner (Row I), couldn't see the stage, and it was hotter than _____ with the theater not having any ventilation and the temperature outside being very hot. Many people were fanning themselves with the program. My...

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33 events
16 reviews
27 stars
attended Mar 14 2008

The performance was fine. I always enjoy Cygnet productions. The problem I had was with the venue. I had seats in the extreme house right of the theater. This made it difficult and uncomfortable to see anything upstage center. The seats were...continued

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There never has been a weekend in the country quite like this, as loves are lost, found, yearned for and sent packing to the tune of some of the most breathtaking songs ever written, including the classic “Send in the Clowns.” Sophisticated and stylish, this musical based on Ingmar Bergman’s “Smiles of a Summer Night” abounds with wit as romantic liaisons are played out beneath the mysterious night lights of Sweden at the turn of the century.

Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Book by Hugh Wheeler

Directed by Sean Murray

Stephen Sondheim has won an Academy Award, seven Tony Awards (more than any other composer), multiple Grammy Awards and a Pulitzer Prize. His most famous works include_ A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Company, A Little Night Music, Sweeney Todd_ and Sunday in the Park with George.

Hugh Wheeler, playwright, librettist, poet and translator, won Tony Awards for his books for the musicals A Little Night Music, Candide and Sweeney Todd. He also wrote the books for many other musicals including the stage version of Meet Me in St. Louis.

About the Ticket Supplier: Cygnet Theatre Company

Founded in 2003, Cygnet Theatre is a leading regional company and one of San Diego’s cultural icons. Each year, Cygnet Theatre creates an eclectic mix of 6 or 7 mainstage productions, from classics to Broadway-style musicals. On stage and off, Cygnet Theatre is dedicated to bringing the best performances to San Diego.