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San Mateo Performing Arts Center
600 North Delaware St San Mateo, CA 94401
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4.8 / 5 Rated by 11 members
Review from Merrill S.
Red Velvet 128 events 60 reviews

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

reviewed Apr 06 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from AJ
27 events 16 reviews

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

reviewed Apr 03 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Judith Rich
21 events 11 reviews

This was a great production! Broadway by the Bay is a very professional theater company and I look forward to see more of their offerings.

reviewed Apr 05 2008 report as inappropriate
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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.

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