The baby 060413

The Baby

Lex Theatre (Hollywood, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

13 ratings
4.3 average rating
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638 events
360 reviews
-382 stars
attended Jun 23 2013

Lots of fun! If you like creepy-yet-funny stuff - GO! (Also, rent the film - it stands on its own, too.) We've seen the movie, loved it, and now also love this live version. It definitely doesn't always work to do a verbatim staging - but this...continued

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Goldstar Member Red Velvet
478 events
282 reviews
58 stars
attended Jun 28 2013

Loved it. Super funny. Laugh out loud.

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144 reviews
464 stars
attended Aug 02 2013

A well-staged giddy satire and absurdist play that delivers great belly laughs.

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3 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Aug 02 2013

I attended a performance of THE BABY last Friday evening with a friend. The film of the same name is a cult favorite that we've both seen and enjoyed. The staged version is a slightly condensed rendering of the material but the camp value is...continued

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78 events
35 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 15 2013

Campy and weird - in a fun way. A good show. While the lead was fine, a little more work on his timing and delivery could make this show a laugh-a-minute riot. Still a decent play that's worth attending.

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41 events
12 reviews
3 stars
attended Aug 03 2013

Wonderfully campy, depraved, and very funny. Great cast, especially Jana Wimer who plays the social worker that sees potential in the title character. The director did a great job of using limited space by using rolling panels that change...continued

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6 reviews
11 stars
attended Aug 09 2013

theater is cute and everyone from the staff to the actors is clearly there for the love of it. but this play is really just a pale echo of the classic exploitation film. they more or less condensed the film script and staged it without adding...continued

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 14 2013

Well done! Well-balanced with the acting extremes - Mama Wadsworth's subtle expressions and mannerisms. Ann's fun, over-the-top, 70's cult classic-style both grounded the story and let it take you where it wanted. Great soundtrack puts you in...continued

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