Venue Details

76 Star Starred
Cahn Auditorium
600 Emerson Street Evanston, IL 60208
847-491-5080
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Member Tips

Connie Conley
Parking can be hard so leave time to find a parking spot
info Aug 13 2012 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Parking is close at a garage about two blocks from the auditorium.
info Aug 13 2012 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Most people were dressed up but some were quite casual. I was in shorts myself.
info Aug 13 2012 star this tip starred
Kerryman
Most were casually dressed for this matinee
info Aug 16 2012 star this tip starred
judi
The audience was dressed properly
info Aug 16 2012 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Casual attire is fine for this performance.
info Aug 21 2012 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

31 ratings
4.8 average rating
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16 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 11 2012

I had the original-cast album for this show when it was new and played and enjoyed it many times, but I'd never seen a live performance. This performance was excellent... continued

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11 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 25 2012

Very good production, the cast was top-notch, the set worked well and the leads were great actors and singers. If you like musical theater, this was a treat.

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11 reviews
6 stars
attended Aug 19 2012

Wonderful professional production! Great cast, sets, costumes and orchestra. If you have never seen Man of La Mancha, please go. If you have seen it, go again.

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More Information

Website

http://light-opera-works.org/LaMancha.html

Description

Written by Dale Wasserman

Music by Mitch Leigh

Lyrics by Joe Darion

Directed and choreographed by Rudy Hogenmiller

Conducted by Nyela Basney

About the Ticket Supplier: Light Opera Works

Light Opera Works is a resident professional not-for-profit theater in Evanston, Illinois, founded in 1980. The company's mission is to produce music theater from a variety of world traditions. Works include American, British, Viennese and French operettas such as Sweethearts, H.M.S. Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance, Die Fledermaus, The Merry Widow and Beautiful Helen of Troy (La Belle); classic American musical theater, such as Candide, Fiddler on the Roof and Camelot, and new works such as Ragtime, Soup du Jour and No Way to Treat a Lady. All productions are in English, with foreign works done in carefully edited modern translations. Maximum scholarship is employed to preserve the original vocal and orchestral material as well as the spirit of the original text whenever possible.