Venue Details

3899 Star Starred
Laguna Playhouse
606 Laguna Canyon Rd. Laguna Beach, CA 92651
949-497-2787
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140 events
117 reviews
5 stars
Do not go to this theater. During the summer they hold events and close the parking lot for a festival next door. A walk of 3/4 miles may be necessary.
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27 events
20 reviews
3 stars
So many great places to eat nearby, but Laguna is pricey, so plan accordingly.
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Reviews & Ratings

30 ratings
4.9 average rating
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24 events
10 reviews
7 stars
attended Jun 29 2014

Amazing true story based on the life of the author, Mona Golabek's mother, Lisa Jura during the holocaust. Mona is a very talented concert pianist herself as evidenced by her performance of so many of the beautiful classic pieces by Chopin,...continued

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6 reviews
5 stars
attended Jun 25 2014

The performance of Mona Golabek was enthralling. I really enjoyed the 90 minute production

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11 events
5 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 29 2014

Outstanding and moving production.

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Website

http://www.lagunaplayhouse.com/

Quotes & Highlights

Top ten show of 2013 —San Francisco Chronicle and Chicago Sun-Times
“Arresting, deeply affecting triumph … an undiluted privilege to witness.” —Los Angeles Times
“Astonishing tour de force … stunningly good” —San Francisco Chronicle
“A stirring case of art preserving life … Golabek sitting down at the Steinway piano is enough to make your mouth fall open with a certain wonder at the way of the world.” —Chicago Tribune
“Golabek delivers an exceptionally heartfelt daughter-to-mother tribute.” —Boston Globe

Description

Adapted and Directed by Hershey Felder

Based on the Book The Children of Willesden Lane by Mona Golabek & Lee Cohen

About the Ticket Supplier: Laguna Playhouse

Founded in 1920, The Laguna Playhouse’s history and longevity validate a unique heritage in our region, making it a cultural treasure for all of California. We produce and present professional theatre of the highest quality, providing a full range of theatrical styles, entertainment, educational programs, and other initiatives that serve our community and reach a broad constituency.