Venue Details

51 Star Starred
Olinder Theatre
848 East William Street. San Jose, CA 95116
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84 events
35 reviews
59 stars
The weather was great. I wore anything can be worn. slacks!.
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64 events
25 reviews
33 stars
Ate afterwards at Fuki Sushi in San Jose. Excellent food, service, prices.
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"True West"
15 ratings
4.3 average rating
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38 events
17 reviews
4 stars
attended Oct 20 2013

Very dysfunctional characters. All dialogue was screaming. We did not feel it was a pleasant way to spend a Sunday afternoon. I was disappointed with the Sam Shepard story.

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42 events
10 reviews
21 stars
attended Oct 27 2013

Location easy to fin, theater intimate and comfortable, play true sam Shepherd, performances excellent. There was not that much yelling. If you don't like a little appropriate yelling, avoid sam Shepherd

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67 events
49 reviews
1 stars
attended Oct 25 2013

My three-star rating is mainly based on my growing realization that I simply may not like Sam Shepard plays. The plot is absurd, and there is a lot of yelling, violence, and throwing things. There were some funny moments, but there was little...continued

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Directed by: Richard T. Orlando

Featuring: Steve Shapiro as Austin,  Frank Swearingen as Lee, Bret Jordan as Saul, and Julie Masterson as the Mother

This play contains adult language.