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74 Star Starred
City Lights Theater
529 South Second Street San Jose, CA 95112
408-295-4200
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10 reviews
7 stars
Parking is across the street so get there ahead of time. At least 15 minutes.
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The weather was brisk.. I wore jeans and dressy blouse and heels..
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"Nine"
12 ratings
4.2 average rating
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160 reviews
17 stars
attended Aug 13 2011

Show left me dissapointed two great numbers and two hours of boredom...

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11 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 31 2011

It was overall a pleasing production. The music is generic Broadway but quite hummable; the cast is quite good for a small local ensemble and had passion in their performances. The backstage instrumentalists made good use of the synthesizers to...continued

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7 reviews
6 stars
attended Aug 07 2011

Loved this show! Three of us wanted to do something different on this Sunday afternoon and we thoroughly enjoyed this performance. Not really knowing the story before we went in, we were entertained with the plot and as it progressed we were...continued

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The 2009 film adaptation, starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Nicole Kidman, Penelope Cruz, Kate Hudson and others, was nominated for four Academy Awards.

Description

Nine

Book by Arthur Kopit

Music & Lyrics by Maury Yeston

Oh, to be Italian! Based on Federico Fellini’s film 8-½, this groundbreaking musical is an explosion of tangled relationships and romantic fantasies. Renowned filmmaker Guido Contini, pursued by hordes of women from his past and present, has just celebrated his 40th birthday. The flashbacks soon overwhelm his dreams, his art, and his future as he struggles to complete his latest film – a musical version of Casanova.