50 shades 122013

50 Shades! The Musical -- The Original Parody Reviews

Kirk Douglas Theatre (Culver City, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

211 ratings
4.2 average rating
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26 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 25 2014

How can I enjoy 50 shades with an openly gay guy in the lead.
Simply stupid!

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 02 2014

Show was absolutely hilarious! Loved it! But a bit disturbed by character that played Christian.....
Convenient free parking across the street at city hall and great little restaurants right around the corner! Awesome girls night out!!!

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1 review
7 stars
attended Feb 27 2014

Great venue! The script was very clever and the songs adorable, but we couldn't get past the poor attire of the cast nor the fact that Christian was not appealing….the character should not have been played by an overweight actor….it didn't make...continued

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99 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 05 2014

I haven't read the book and I'm not female, so I am probably not the target demographic for this show. Still, funny is funny so I was hoping for a solid entertainment. The highlight was definitely the three "book club ladies" who between them...continued

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jane Red Velvet
183 events
64 reviews
53 stars
attended Mar 15 2014

Wonderful experience. First row is pretty scary. Cast was great. Completely unexpected interpretation. Verbally graphic so not for auditory whimps

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55 reviews
23 stars
attended Mar 30 2014

Just had a blast. Parking was easy around the venue, had a lovely nibble at a sushi restaurant behind the theatre and enjoyed the show entirely. Certainly not for everyone, but the crowd in attendance was totally having a grand time.

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44 reviews
5 stars
attended Mar 08 2014

I believe those who read the book would probably enjoy it a lot better than those who didn't. I read it, but my husband didn't and yet, he had a good time just the same. The women sang beautifully. It's a silly, funny, must-see show that's...continued

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anonymous Red Velvet
354 events
36 reviews
6 stars
attended Mar 05 2014

terrible terrible terrible

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35 reviews
6 stars
attended Mar 02 2014

I loved the seats Goldstar provided. First Row. But the play is intended for people who have read the books, and alas, I had not.
Talented cast, but I left after the intermission. I had seen enough.

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24 reviews
10 stars
attended Mar 15 2014

We had seats in the first row just off the center. They were fantastic seats. The audience was about 75% female, i.e. only 25 % came with a male escort, the other 50% came with other women who really seemed to be enjoying the show. I thought it...continued

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19 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 18 2014

Almost too embarrassing to see with my husband...I think he was blushing at the content. It was funny in some parts, but the references to fisting and other explicit sexual content somewhat turned me off to the play.

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17 reviews
3 stars
attended Mar 12 2014

fun crowd, good singing and dancing by the cast. Sometimes the play reaches a little too far into the gutter to get a laugh...

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14 reviews
5 stars
attended Feb 26 2014

great place for plays and dinner
must be ready for crude language and gesters
great comedy

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mburgess Red Velvet
44 events
13 reviews
15 stars
attended Mar 05 2014

I little unexpected in terms of characters however by intermission they had me pulled in.... I was even mad at first when I thought things weren't going they way I thought they should... Don't want to give too much away but if you read the book...

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13 reviews
8 stars
attended Feb 25 2014

Lots of fun. Good voices and songs. Great venue

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11 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 28 2014

90% of the audience was middle to older aged women who hooted and hollered. This definitely an old chick's flick. yuck

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11 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 25 2014

Hilarious! Well produced and preformed. Great songs.

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Faye Finch Red Velvet
26 events
10 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 27 2014

It was our first time at the Kirk Douglas theatre and was not let down by the venue or production. 50 Shades! was hilarious!! Though I tend to get bored with musicals, the lyrics were well thought out and extremely funny. When I saw the set I...

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8 reviews
2 stars
attended Mar 30 2014

The show was incredibly funny. Haven't laughed so much and so easily at theater for a while! Bravo.

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7 reviews
15 stars
attended Mar 26 2014

Hilarious! Fun, refreshing, great cast and amazing singers! Don't miss it!

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