Venue Details

440 Star Starred
La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts
14900 La Mirada Boulevard La Mirada, CA 90638
562-944-9801
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Member Tips

Parking is FREE and right next to the Theatre.
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There are two Starbucks & restaurants near by as well.
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From Fullerton
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Casual
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A little bar with drinks and snacks
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Shakespeare is long (4 hours! - 2 hours to only intermission). Prepare yourselves.
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Reviews & Ratings

22 ratings
4.6 average rating
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16 reviews
8 stars
attended Jan 02 2011

This was a terrific production with outstanding performances from all the main characters. The picture quality was so good it almost seemed live in La Mirada.

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4 reviews
10 stars
attended Jan 02 2011

Wonderful event at a terrific venue. I adore that I was able to see one of the most talked-about performances of the season without traveling to London. I'll be back for more!

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1 review
3 stars
attended Jan 02 2011

It is remarkable that Orange County/LA residents are able to watch these live broadcasts in the beautiful La Mirada Performing Arts Center.

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Quotes & Highlights

“Tremendous. Rory Kinnear’s performance is superb in its resonance and intelligence. This is a Hamlet for now.”  —The Times (London)
“A chilling production that demands to be seen.”  —Independent
“A constantly compelling, fresh-minted production with many insights and original twists… Rory Kinnear proves a Hamlet of great individuality and distinction.”  —Daily Telegraph
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Description

“O, that this too too solid flesh would melt.”

Shakespeare’s most famous play is the story of a Danish prince who struggles to make sense of his late father’s command to avenge his murder.

Following his celebrated performances at the National Theatre in Burnt by the Sun, The Revenger’s Tragedy, Philistines and The Man of Mode, Rory Kinnear plays Hamlet.

About National Theatre Live

National Theatre Live brings audiences worldwide the best of British theatre broadcast from London via high-definition satellite to more than 300 venues in 22 countries around the globe. The productions are shot in an up-close-and-personal style so you’ll feel like you’re there. Save money on a trip abroad and experience the best of the British stage as La Mirada transforms its theatre into a state-of-the-art cinema!