Venue Details

48 Star Starred
Saratoga Civic Theater
At the corner of Allendale and Fruitvale 13777 Fruitvale Ave. Saratoga, CA 95070
408-868-1291
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83 events
35 reviews
59 stars
I wore They let you in with Jeans! I wear comfortable shoes and not so dressy attire!.
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20 reviews
4 stars
Ate at Hong's in Saratoga after show....great food!
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"Sugar"
17 ratings
4.5 average rating
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82 events
35 reviews
57 stars
attended Mar 23 2013

It was a great play, fast moving, and enjoyable by all 3 of us!

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31 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 15 2013

Delightful performance. Enjoyed it very much. Exceptional stage sets. Orchestra (who were very good) overpowered the singing - only negative I can comment on.

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15 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 29 2013

Performers were very good; sound system was poor. Couldn't understand many of the words when actors wee singing. Orchestra was too loud for its location in theater. Would have received otherwise.

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Description

This outrageously funny musical version of the classic film comedy Some Like It Hot returns to the theatre. 

It opened on Broadway in 1972 receiving four Tony nominations, starring Robert Morse and Tony Roberts playing two dance-band musicians who witness the St. Valentine’s Day gangland massacre in Chicago, and manage to escape by disguising themselves as members of an all-girl orchestra which takes them to Miami for a series of romantic complications. 

Elaine Joyce appeared as Sugar Kane, the part immortalized on the screen by Marilyn Monroe. Memorable songs include “Sun In My Face”, “What Do You Give A Man Who’s Had Everything”, “When You Meet a Man In Chicago” and “Sugar.”