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Olinder Theatre
848 East William Street. San Jose, CA 95116
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23 reviews
31 stars
Ate afterwards at Fuki Sushi in San Jose. Excellent food, service, prices.
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10 stars
The weather was warm. I wore Dockers, a shirt and light sweater..
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"A Christmas Carol"
38 ratings
4.3 average rating
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3 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 08 2011

We have attended the production at Northside for about a dozen years or more and I think this was the weakest one I've seen. I liked the idea of Ms. Scrooge, and it was played pretty well. The man that played various parts (Ebeneeda's fiance,...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 14 2011

A cut above community theater, a rung below Broadway, a great value show and an interesting twist with "Ebeneeda" rather than "Ebeneezer" Scrooge.

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295 reviews
21 stars
attended Dec 21 2011

I have seen A Christmas Carol here before and that performance was excellently performed and staged. For this performance, the managing stage director came out and welcomed the audience and hinted that they were trying out a new twist for this...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“[T]he creative folks at the Northside Theatre Company have more than a few tricks up their sleeves. Namely, a prodigious talent for lighting, sound and set design, and impeccable staging.”—Bay Area Critic-at-Large


Northside Theatre Company presents its annual production of this holiday event. This excellent stage adaptation of the Dickens classic captures all the power, humor and warmth this ageless tale has to offer. It is a great Christmas present for the entire family. This is the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, a lonely miser, who, through the help of spirits and visions from his past, present and future, finds a second chance to become a loving, generous, kind human being.

About the Ticket Supplier: Northside Theatre Company

San Jose’s Northside Theatre Company was founded in 1978 by Richard Orlando. In 1980, Northside Theatre Company became a registered non-profit organization. Northside Theatre Company is currently in its 37th season and receives national attention for new play development while leading the way in re-defining the integrity and importance of small theatre organizations and their critical importance to the development of industry standards and emerging artists. Committed to theatre for all people, without regard to age, race, creed, culture or physical abilities, Northside Theatre Company is devoted to the manifestation of the human spirit by creating dramatic art through heart, collaboration and exploration.

For 37 years, Northside Theatre Company hallmarks have been experimentation, education and performance. Northside Theatre Company has been as much a philosophy as a production company. We are a place where imagination and inventiveness have a chance to blossom, a place where the human spirit is explored in bold and unpredictable ways.

Northside Theatre Company is an opportunity for emerging artists to work with and learn from seasoned professionals. On stage, old and young merge in a relentless pursuit of quality to give our audiences, liberating experiences.

Northside Theatre Company offers a full range of theatre services including: Open Auditions, Outreach Projects, a Five Play Mainstage season, and various staged readings throughout each season.