Venue Details

390 Star Starred
Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB
6200 Atherton Street Long Beach, CA 90815
562-985-7000
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Member Tips

Steve Friedman
Convenient
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Goldstar Member
It's the Carpenter Theater, people. Dress up a little!
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Lisa Seltman
It was casual and comfortable
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Lisa Seltman
Have $5.00
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.8 average rating
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6 events
2 reviews
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33 events
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attended Apr 10 2010

Nothing live is better than a Troubie show, period. Top notch improvisational cast (and hot babes) work around Matt Walker's solid, silly, clever, slapsticky musicals. SEE THEM ALL.

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14 events
9 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 10 2010

Hilarious! How they can take a tragedy and make me laugh is fantastic! Great voices and physical comedy, in addition to zingy one-liners. Definitely not for children,... continued

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Website

http://www.carpenterarts.org/0910troubadour.html

Description

The Troubies return with the Maternal Musical that mashes up Sophocles’ “Oedipus the King” with the music of the King of Rock & Roll, Elvis Presley. Oedipus has a Burning Love and he Can’t Help Falling in Love with his Mama. So Don’t Be Cruel and miss this musical parody by the theater company the Los Angeles Times calls “The Masters of Musical Spoofery.”