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118 Star Starred
San Mateo Performing Arts Center
600 North Delaware St San Mateo, CA 94401
650-762-0258
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18 events
13 reviews
1 stars
Be respectful and dress nicely -- save the jeans for gardening.
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"Little Shop of Horrors"
11 ratings
4.8 average rating
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153 events
95 reviews
5 stars
attended Apr 05 2008

Adorable production. Very well done and enjoyable.

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118 events
58 reviews
13 stars
attended Apr 06 2008

It was enjoyable, but a little dated. The performances were excellent.

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AJ
27 events
16 reviews
10 stars
attended Apr 03 2008

I think they should TRY to put goldstar members in good seats, if they are available. The theater was 1/4 full and they still put us in the second tier - RIGHT BEHIND THE CAMERA! We moved ourselves in the second act. Otherwise, it was an...continued

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Description

Book & Lyrics by Howard Ashman

Music by Alan Menken

Based on the film by Roger Corman, Screenplay by Charles Griffith

Seymour, a down-and-out skid row floral assistant, becomes an overnight sensation when he discovers an exotic plant with a unique craving. Soon the plant grows into an ill-tempered, R&B-singing carnivore who offers him fame and fortune in exchange for feeding its growing appetite. It turns out the plant isn’t just hungry and mean, it came from outer space on a mission to take over the world. This fun romp of a tale won the Drama Critics’ Circle Award for Best Musical.