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City Lights Theater Company

529 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95112-5708
+1 408-295-4200
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City Lights Does Original, Entertaining Theater

I saw 'Stupid F*****g Bird' and found it both typical and original. Typical because City Lights... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
VWriter
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Los Gatos, California
This small theater offers excellence!

This afternoon I saw a matinee performance of 'Ideation'. The play was thought provoking and... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2017
VWriter
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Los Gatos, California
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529 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95112-5708
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

I saw 'Stupid F*****g Bird' and found it both typical and original. Typical because City Lights has a habit of finding new or recent plays that aren't done often by bigger companies. Original because this one was a modern rendering of Chechov's 'The Seagull', an...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2017

This afternoon I saw a matinee performance of 'Ideation'. The play was thought provoking and entertaining. The actors were very good. The theater was sold out for this performance and I believe this is happening more and more to City Lights Theater Company. I have...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2017

We've been subscribing for years. Small, intimate theater, mostly good choice of plays, enthusiastic actors, good sets and direction, and a quaint custom of inviting the audience on stage after the play to meet the actors and have a glass of wine or water. I...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2013

good plays, nice location, building is also nice, doesnt' have plays very often, but when they do, they are usually pretty good

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