Tips for Olinder Theatre

848 East William Street. San Jose CA 95116
4.4 by 1023 members
Olinder Theatre 4.379472140762464 out of 5 1023

200 Olinder Theatre Tips

  • Casual 5
  • Parking is a breeze 3
  • Parking is free 1
83 events
35 reviews
59 stars
The weather was great. I wore anything can be worn. slacks!.
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59 events
23 reviews
31 stars
Ate afterwards at Fuki Sushi in San Jose. Excellent food, service, prices.
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97 events
86 reviews
10 stars
The weather was warm. I wore Dockers, a shirt and light sweater..
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90 events
70 reviews
45 stars
CHAIR SEATING IS HARD. I BOUGHT A MEMORY FOAM CUSHION TO SIT ON & WAS STILL UNCOMFORTABLE.
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90 events
70 reviews
45 stars
The weather was CHILLY. I wore SCARF, HAT, SLACKS & FLEECE TOP + BROUGHT A FLEECE SHAWL & LIGHTWEIGHT BLANKET BECAUSE VENUE TENDS TO BE CHILLY..
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97 events
86 reviews
10 stars
Super Taqueria is just up the street. Soft drinks, coffee, cookies, pretzels, and wine, all of which can be taken into the theatre, are available. Sit back and relax.
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3 events
3 reviews
0 stars
The weather was warm. I wore shorts and a T-shirt and was still warm!.
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4 events
1 review
0 stars
Beer, wine, coffee and soft drinks are available for purchase. Cookies were also available.
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4 events
1 review
0 stars
I wore a dress. Some people were very casual, others were a little more dressed up. Dress how you want for an evening out!.
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388 events
308 reviews
21 stars
The weather was cool that night which lent to the Christmas spirit.. I wore a jacket.
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10 events
6 reviews
2 stars
This is a very small theater and the seats are hotel-style ballroom chairs on risers. The padding on the chair seats was virtually nonexistant, at least mine was very uncomfortable. I wadded up my coat and sat on it during Act II. The risers handrails are a bit rickety, so take care if you go to the upper levels.
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10 events
6 reviews
2 stars
The weather was chilly. I wore sweater and a coat.
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9 events
1 review
0 stars
Parking is right outside the theater. Open seating -- doors open a half hour before the show. Arrive early, have a glass of wine (or beer, hot coco, coffee, etc) and see the pre-show (10 minutes before showtime). Pre-show is sing-a-long caroling (lyrics provided).
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4 events
3 reviews
0 stars
They serve coffee, cookies and wine at intermission
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1 events
1 review
0 stars
Every seat is a good seat as it is a small place.
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11 events
8 reviews
1 stars
Not only free, but easy and abundant!
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11 events
8 reviews
1 stars
Wine, coffee, tea and hot apple cider available as well as cookies for a nominal fee.
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11 events
8 reviews
1 stars
Dress comfortably as this is a small and intimate venue.
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maxwellam
26 events
2 reviews
5 stars
Wine this year!
A Christmas Carol
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maxwellam
26 events
2 reviews
5 stars
Casual
A Christmas Carol
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