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Woodminster Amphitheater

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BEFORE HIP HOP "HAMILTON" THERE WAS HIP HOP "IN THE HEIGHTS"

Let me say this to start off - even though I support the arts like art exhibitions, hip hop dance... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
geraldr507
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Oakland, California
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Truly awesome setting and high quality show

We had the BEST time at In The Heights - what a great setting, truly awesome dancing, amazing... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
sfdann
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Let me say this to start off - even though I support the arts like art exhibitions, hip hop dance showcases, and plays I'm not a fan of musicals as I feel they can be corny. That maybe due to my feelings of jazz musicals...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

We had the BEST time at In The Heights - what a great setting, truly awesome dancing, amazing voices and the orchestra was clearly professional. The direction of the show was perfect. We think this is one of the best theatres in the Bay Area...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

We went there with a group, we all had a good time, great for groups and families. It was a wonderful showonderful show. The staff was friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

What a treat! First timers. We paid the $5 bucks to park. It was worth it so we didn't have to walk too far in the dark. We got there about 5:30 for the 8:00 show, plenty of time to relax before the fun began....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 26, 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our first visit to Woodminster to watch Beauty and the Beast. We reserved one of the picnic tables surrounding the upper edge of the amphitheater to enjoy a rather civilized picnic before the show. While the weather is usually cool, our visit...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 30, 2017

I've been coming to this place since I was a kid and recently went...still great. Every summer they offer 3 productions typically the first two weekends of the month; July, August and September. The setting is perfect and a great view of the stage no...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 13, 2017

Woodminster Amphitheater's production of South Pacific was very enjoyable and I would give the production 5 stars but the seats were so uncomfortable that I probably will not go back. There also is no leg room. I'm a senior and have been going to the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 13, 2017

Went on impulse to see a summer musical in a summery spot. The outdoor setting is unique with a nice view of the Bay from certain angles, beautiful trees, seats are all raked so the view of the stage is unimpeded. Arrived 30 minutes ahead...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

We attended a showing of Mama Mia. It was a very warm evening so no need for blankets, but location can be cold some evenings. FYI, for sections 2 and 4, the lower seat numbers are closer to the center section. But you can see...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

It's a must. Our family has been attending summer theater here for years and the quality of production continues to improve. Each season features 3 different plays usually for 3 different audiences so keep in mind some shows will have smaller children while some shows...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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