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‘Grease’ Opens In San Jose

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'Grease' Opens In San Jose

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SAN JOSE (CBSSF) – Grease is once again, the word. ‘Grease’ was voted Time Magazine’s pick for #1 musical of the year and is still on tour to this day. ‘Grease’ opens at the Center For The Performing Arts in San Jose as part of its nationwide tour from Broadway in New York. Starring Eddie Mekka (Carmine “The Big Ragu” Ragusa) of Laverne & Shirley fame as Vince Fontaine.

 

'Grease' Opens In San Jose

Eddie Mekka as Vince Fontaine from 'Grease' (Broadway San Jose)

From Broadway San Jose’s website:
Take a trip to a simpler time of poodle skirts, drive-ins, and T-birds. “Bad boy” Danny and “the girl next door” Sandy fall in love all over again to the tune of your favorite songs: “Summer Nights,” “Greased Lightnin’” and “We Go Together” as well as additional songs from the hit movie: “Grease,” “Hopelessly Devoted to You” and “You’re the One That I Want.”.” So throw your mittens around your kittens and Hand Jive the night away with the show that’ll make you want to stand up and shout, “A-wop-bop-a-loo-bop A-wop-bam-boom!” GREASE!

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