The best theater events in San Jose this week

If you're a theater fan, mark your calendars: there's plenty to do when it comes to stage performances in San Jose this week, from "Aladdin" to a murder mystery dinner show.

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Disney's 'Aladdin'

Attend this hit Broadway musical on Thursday night at the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts. The classic tale of "Aladdin" follows the story of a poor boy who finds a magic lamp, a genie who wants his freedom and a princess who is being forced to marry against her will.

When: Thursday, April 18, 7:30 p.m.
Where: San Jose Center for the Performing Arts, 255 S. Almaden Blvd.
Price: $48 - $66
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'Adios Mama Carlota'

On Thursday, head to The Stage for the world premiere of the new play "Adios Mama Carlota." From playwright Luis Valdez, the play is narrated by an elderly woman who reminisces about her time as the Empress of Mexico in the 1860s. 

When: Thursday, April 18, 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Stage, 490 S. First St.
Price: $20 - $25
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'Good People'

The Northside Theatre Company presents the play "Good People" on Friday night. The Tony-nominated dramatic comedy, set in Boston, tells the story of a single mother who has fallen on hard times and has to ask an old flame for help. 

When: Friday, April 19, 8 p.m.
Where: Northside Theatre Company, 848 E. William St.
Price: $11
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Murder Mystery Dinner Show

Put on your thinking cap before going out to dinner on Saturday night — You'll have to solve a murder in between the four-course meal as "The Dinner Detective." Anyone in the room could be a suspect, including the people sitting next to you. Can you figure out whodunnit?

When: Saturday, April 20, 6 p.m.
Where: Hilton San Jose, 300 Almaden Blvd.
Price: $81.07
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