Venue Details

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Saban Theatre
8440 Wilshire Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90211
323-655-0111
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If you go to the Saban Theater on a Sunday, there is free parking on La Cienega as well as on Wilshire Blvd. if you go early. I parked right across from the $10. garages.
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The Hill Bar and Grill next door was a perfect pre-show stop for burgers, sandwiches, salads, etc. The burgers were top notch and the service was fast and friendly.
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Reviews & Ratings

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6 events
6 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 14 2011

We arrived about 2 hours early since seating was assigned be section. Being near the front of the line, we were able to get front row seats in the rear orchestra. They were perfect for picture (no flash) taking. There were nine of the...continued

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3 stars
attended Mar 14 2011

No JLo, but Steven Tyler was great. Good insight from EP Ken Warwick, but wanted to hear more behind the scenes production details.

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18 reviews
37 stars
attended Mar 14 2011

Hi I was able to get to the event about 1 hour before it started so I got great seats in the rear orchestra. In attendance: 9 out of the 12 contestants (the other 3 couldn't attend since they were under 18 years old & had to be in school), 2...continued

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More Information

Website

http://www.paleycenter.org/paleyfest2011-americanidol

Quotes & Highlights

Find out more about the show at the _American Idol _website.

Description

Panelists:

Randy Jackson, Judge

Steven Tyler,  Judge

Executive Producers

Top 12 Finalists of 13 listed here:

Casey Abrams

Naima Adedapo

Lauren Alaina

James Durbin

Ashthon Jones

Stefano Langone

Jacob Lusk

Scotty McCreery

Paul McDonald

Thia Megia

Haley Reinhart

Karen Rodriguez

Pia Toscano

Moderator: Dave Karger, Entertainment Weekly