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by jenjenrebecca
Thu Mar 23, 2006 9:21 pm
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: Games Gang '81-'83
Replies: 2
Views: 2558

i was a couple years later- '85. such a lively department!
by jenjenrebecca
Fri Feb 17, 2006 6:59 pm
Forum: Santa Clara
Topic: Kings of Komedy!
Replies: 4
Views: 3489

Re: Kings of Komedy!

Hi Everyone! What an absolutely TERRIFIC website. I just found this today and I've been going through everything. What great memories. Hey, does anyone have pictures of the Kings of Komedy? I worked in the band during the summers of 1987 and 1988 (tall trombonist!). My favorite memory was playing i...
by jenjenrebecca
Fri Feb 17, 2006 6:50 pm
Forum: Shows
Topic: Practical Jokes & Things To Do On A 5 Show Day!
Replies: 32
Views: 33211

In '87, someone brought in a huge rubber penis that made the rounds... it showed up inside a piano (easily seen by 2 torch singers while singing), in a shoe box during the Chorus Line scene that was supposed to hold mics, even in one of the guys pants pockets, after a quick change where the choreogr...
by jenjenrebecca
Fri Feb 17, 2006 6:37 pm
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: Earthquakes
Replies: 3
Views: 2622

After the '89 quake, there was some stuff that got tweaked, at least in the theaters. But nothing that wasn't fixable. Mostly things like lighting and scenery that lived in the fly loft.
by jenjenrebecca
Fri Feb 17, 2006 6:32 pm
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: Age and Weight Guessing
Replies: 13
Views: 7985

Re: I was the Amazing Alfredo!

I worked as the Amazing Alfredo in the summer 1983 at the Santa Clara MGA. MGA did have two Alfredo's. One in the County Fair and the other in Orleans Place. Alfredo was actually called Alfreduex in OP. On a busy day, over 500 guests would pony up a buck (it's now two dollars) to have me guess eith...