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San Mateo Performing Arts Center
600 North Delaware St San Mateo, CA 94401
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"Defying Gravity: Stephen Schwartz and Friends"
31 ratings
4.2 average rating
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161 events
80 reviews
82 stars
attended Nov 07 2008

If you like Stephen Schwartz's music, this whirlwind tour through nearly 40 years of his work (from "Godspell" through "Wicked") will delight you. My half-price tickets were way up in the back, but sightlines and sound were excellent, so this was...continued

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90 events
43 reviews
47 stars
attended Nov 09 2008

i did attend the event and it was outstanding. great singing and acting. one of the best shows of the year. a wonderful evening.

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21 events
11 reviews
16 stars
attended Nov 07 2008

This was an amazing evening! I wanted it to go on longer. Highly recommend it.

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This show is a night of musical theater related to the biographical book about the career of Stephen Schwartz, Defying Gravity by Carol de Giere.

Bruce Steivel's <em>Nutcracker</em> with Live Orchestra Disney's <em>The Lion King</em> Maxwell & Mary J. Blige Sarah Silverman <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> WinterFest at California's Great America San Francisco Ballet's <em>Nutcracker</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil</em> Gift Card <em>The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes</em> <em>She Loves Me</em>