Venue Details

211 Star Starred
Alex Theatre
between Wilson and California 216 N. Brand Blvd. Glendale, CA 91203
818-243-2539
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EileenPolaHolt
The weather was lovely. I wore a skirt and blouse .
2014 Jazz Tribute Awards Concert dress Oct 13 2014 star this tip starred
Roxanne
This area of Glendale can get crowded so arrive a little early to find parking behind the theatre or on the next block.
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4.6 average rating
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170 events
90 reviews
5 stars
attended Dec 19 2009

I only saw the first half as I left at intermission because I felt it was very lackluster. I have always enjoyed their prodcutions before and invited a friend who had never seen them. I told him how creative they are and how their show were always...continued

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87 events
45 reviews
6 stars
attended Dec 19 2009

As soon as I heard that Clara would be Clarence in this version, I knew I had to see this event :) If you love choir music, this event will definitely bring a smile to your face. I thought the costuming was very classy and the soloists were very...continued

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37 events
28 reviews
291 stars
attended Dec 19 2009

I think that the GMCLA is headed in the right direction. They are highlighting and expanding the mission of the group. And, more importantly, it does not compromising its artistic integrity: the choral work continues to improve. The inclusion...continued

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Website

http://www.gmcla.org/

Description

When young Clarence Stahlbaum receives a ballerina as a holiday gift, he’s publicly dismayed—and secretly delighted. But after his bullying brother shatters his new present, all seems lost.

But all is_ not _lost…

Join GMCLA as they add new magic to this enchanting tale of dreams, which blends the splendor of Tchaikovsky with familiar holiday songs.

About the Ticket Supplier: Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles

Hailed by the LA Times as “one of the last important links to a glorious tradition in music,” Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles has been a notable part of Southern California for almost thirty-five years. Formed in 1979 as a completely volunteer effort of 99 men, GMCLA has doubled in size, gained professional artistic and administrative staff, toured internationally, released fifteen compact discs, and appeared with numerous stage, film, and television celebrities like Lily Tomlin, Melissa Manchester, Jerry Herman, Valarie Pettiford and LeAnn Rimes.

Among the many “firsts” of this dynamic arts organization, GMCLA was the first gay ensemble to perform for a sitting U.S. President (both Bill Clinton and Barack Obama); the first openly gay performers to be broadcast over Russian television in 1999; the first gay chorus to tour central Europe (1991) and South America (2006), created the original musical “It Gets Better”to combat anti-LGBT bullying (currently on a U.S. tour), and recently performed at the Academy Awards.

In addition to their vocal excellence, GMCLA wows audiences with their uniquely theatrical and inventive productions, performing three major concerts each season. They bring their music education program, Alive Music Project, to high school students across Los Angeles to build bridges between all communities by sharing music and their personal stories. GMCLA sings for a future free from homophobia and discrimination of all kinds.