Venue Details

745 Star Starred
The Retro Dome
Formerly Century 25 1694 Saratoga Ave San Jose, CA 95129
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Reviews & Ratings

"The Fantasticks"
9 ratings
3.8 average rating
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17 events
5 reviews
6 stars
attended Oct 15 2010

The play was very entertaining and amusing. All the actors were good and played their parts very well. I have to comment on the 'mute' who did an excellent job of always being 'in character.' His facial expressions were priceless! Loved it.

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5 reviews
14 stars
attended Oct 24 2010

I've been to see movies at the Retrodome, but this was the live show I saw there. The actors in Fantasticks were all very good, with excellent singing voices. The mute 'wall' was very expressive and fun to watch. The friend who accompanied me is a...continued

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3 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Oct 15 2010

Very well done show with lots of enthusiasm. The cast and crew put together a slick production, and the venue is laid back in its style and presentation, but serious about the production. Will definitely go back.

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Quotes & Highlights

“Delightful!” —New York Times


Now playing at The Retro Dome, it’s The Fantasticks, the funny, romantic musical comedy about first love, lost love and – eventually – true love.  A handsome narrator sets the scene for Matt and Luisa, teenagers who fall in love at first sight.  What follows is a mix of hilarious comedy, wild adventure and gorgeous music. Winner of the Tony Honor for Excellence in the Theater, The Fantasticks includes the hit songs “Try To Remember” and “Soon It’s Gonna Rain” in a score as timeless as its story.