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17 Star Starred
Swig Field at the Osher Marin JCC
200 N. San Pedro Rd. San Rafael, CA 94903
415-444-8000
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Vagabond Opera
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23 events
1 review
7 stars
attended Aug 08 2009

I thought that the event could be fun if you were in the right age group. I am 43 and took my sister and her two teenage kids thinking it would be fun for them since it was labeled as a family event. It was not kid friendly, in my...continued

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Description

The group delivers passionate offerings of Bohemian cabaret for young and old. Paris hot jazz, gut bucket swing, tangos, Ukrainian folkpunk ballads, klezmer and vigorous originals meet a world of riverboat gambling queens, Turkish belly dancers, and the enigmatic Marlene Dietrich. The Vagabond Opera presents the new wave of opera — lusty voices singing a cabaret of rich musical phrasing, sparkling lyrics and indomitable stage presence, all played with exuberance, skill and a gritty Vagabond edge.

<em>Irving Berlin's White Christmas</em> Disney's <em>The Lion King</em> Sarah Silverman <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> WinterFest at California's Great America Gladys Knight & The San Francisco Symphony Rodgers & Hammerstein's <em>The King and I</em> San Francisco Ballet's <em>Nutcracker</em> <em>The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes</em>