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51 Star Starred
Olinder Theatre
848 East William Street. San Jose, CA 95116
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35 reviews
59 stars
The weather was great. I wore anything can be worn. slacks!.
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25 reviews
33 stars
Ate afterwards at Fuki Sushi in San Jose. Excellent food, service, prices.
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Reviews & Ratings

"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.