Venue Details

741 Star Starred
The Retro Dome
Formerly Century 25 1694 Saratoga Ave San Jose, CA 95129
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"Schoolhouse Rock Live!"
71 ratings
4.8 average rating
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4 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Sep 12 2009

This was a wonderful and funny show. I thoroughly enjoyed the show and the venue. I'm glad to see that they changed a old beat up empty theater to a wonderful and fun place to go. The show is great for families as well as those who grew up with...continued

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9 events
3 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 11 2009

Loved the show! Brought back many memories from the childhood days. Theater was brightly painted, cutely decorated and cozy. I recommend this show to people of all ages. Looking forward, as well, to future shows at the Retro Dome. Hope they...continued

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23 events
2 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 10 2009

A truly wonderful show for folks of all ages, but particularly for my 22-year old daughter who remembers almost all the songs by heart. The stage is incredibly close, the audience is kept involved, and the production is quite professional in...continued

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The Emmy Award-winning cartoon series bursts to life at The Retro Dome, San Jose’s newest performing arts complex! From 1973 to 1986, the catchy, jazzy tunes and tales from Schoolhouse Rock taught millions of kids camped out every Saturday morning in front of the television set the fundamentals of math, grammar, science, and history. Now, 35 years later, the Schoolhouse Rock enterprise is a pop culture phenomenon, and it’s live on stage at The Retro Dome in San Jose, CA.