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City Lights Theater
529 South Second Street San Jose, CA 95112
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Parking is across the street so get there ahead of time. At least 15 minutes.
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14 events
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6 stars
The weather was brisk.. I wore jeans and dressy blouse and heels..
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American Theatre Critics Association Award Winner
!“A bold, risky melange … terrifically moving!” —New York Times


A satirical and controversial examination of the timeless quest for beauty – and its costs. An 18th century Chinese woman, a tightly-corseted Victorian lady, and a much-augmented Jersey gal meet in a modern day doctor’s office, each confronting the forces that led them there. This always-lively dark comedy is a wild ride through medical and sexual politics with a good dose of resilience and humor.

Written by Lisa Loomer

Directed by Kit Wilder and Lisa Mallette

Featuring Nichole Hamilton, Heidi Kobara, Lauri Smith, and D. Renee Willis with Larry Barrott, Dirk Leatherman, Wayne Lee, Derek McCaw and Ron Talbot.

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.