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City Lights Theater
529 South Second Street San Jose, CA 95112
408-295-4200
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10 reviews
5 stars
Parking is across the street so get there ahead of time. At least 15 minutes.
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13 events
10 reviews
5 stars
The weather was brisk.. I wore jeans and dressy blouse and heels..
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Reviews & Ratings

"Abraham Lincoln's Big, Gay Dance Party"
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4.1 average rating
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Nanci
11 events
5 reviews
7 stars
attended Dec 12 2010

We had a great time! The play was fast-paced and the scene changes were cleverly done.

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377 reviews
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attended Dec 18 2010

Charming and funny. Great performances.

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7 reviews
7 stars
attended Dec 18 2010

Acting was very good by most actors (Regina, in our opinion, overacted). Lighting, staging, sound was also very well-done. If you go, just keep in mind that the play has a lot more of the heavy than the comedic/jovial elements ("Party" in the...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

See an interview with the playwright on YouTube.
“What sounds like a wacky romp turns out to be both riotously irreverent and intermittently historical, yet anything but fluffy.”  —Time Out New York

Description

A South Bay Premiere

Written by Aaron Loeb

Directed by Gina Marie Hayes

Abraham Lincoln was gay? Really? Now that changes everything! Or does it? This irreverent feast is perfect for anyone who thinks that we all take even the most serious issues a little too seriously.

About the Ticket Supplier: City Lights Theater Company

The City Lights Theater Company (CLTC) is San Jose’s Off-Broadway theatre company and presents adventurous live stage productions in an intimate flexible environment. CLTC is committed to the community by providing their audiences with affordable, quality theatre and opportunities for local artists.