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Oklahoma! Reviews

Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB (Long Beach, CA)

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112 ratings
4.7 average rating
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38 reviews
7 stars
attended Feb 21 2013

Great!The songs of course make it all worthwhile - and the cast was extraordinary. The sets contributed to the overall feeling of a well done and well presented show.The venue is outstanding- no bad seat in the house. Love the lobby "vendor" idea...continued

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16 reviews
8 stars
attended Feb 24 2013

It was an average production with average music and stars.

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6 reviews
15 stars
attended Feb 22 2013

The seating was GREAT and we loved it. I think so far this theater seating is the best because I can see the stage over a huge person. I am small so it didn't interfere which is a problem I usually have. The musical itself was fun and witty. we...continued

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5 reviews
49 stars
attended Feb 24 2013

What a wonderful night of theater! First, I'll start with the venue. The Carpenter Performing Arts Center is a great place to see a show. The seats are well sloped so there is no obstruction, even with the tallest person in front of you. The...continued

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172 reviews
63 stars
attended Mar 02 2013

Great production of an old favorite.

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82 reviews
9 stars
attended Feb 23 2013

Great show. Wonderful voices. We thoroughly enjoyed it.

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47 reviews
18 stars
attended Feb 21 2013

Great performance. All singers had fantastic voices and the dancing was sensational!

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16 reviews
10 stars
attended Mar 02 2013

How could you miss with this Music (and story)! It was FANTASTIC,

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14 reviews
6 stars
attended Feb 24 2013

We loved it! The singing and dancing was fabulous! So many wonderful songs that made us want to sing along or tap our feet.

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6 reviews
4 stars
attended Feb 28 2013

The play was very well done with great choreography. Most of the dancing and singing was very upbeat. I also loved the set designs and costumes. The play was 3 hours long which made for a very late night out on a week night especially for a...continued

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2 reviews
15 stars
attended Feb 22 2013

Great show!
Not a bad seat in the house!

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2 reviews
7 stars
attended Feb 28 2013

It is amazing. The story, the casts, music, dance are fantastic,
The setting are beautiful, costume are wonderful. All the casts and singing are wonderful.

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435 reviews
-88 stars
attended Mar 02 2013

Between Davis Gaines in his directorial debut and Madison Claire Parks as Lori this made for a great night.

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75 reviews
6 stars
attended Mar 03 2013

Lived up to the rave reviews in the OC Register. Very energetic ensemble & very good voices along with a top-rate orchestra! One of the best shows we've seen at this venue.

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71 reviews
37 stars
attended Feb 21 2013

This is an OUTSTANDING performance. Davis Gaines of Phanthom was the director the, the talent was exceptional, they used the DeMille choreography and those male dancers were terrific. I went because I remembered how great the music was but this...continued

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68 reviews
14 stars
attended Feb 21 2013

The show was a delight. The music is timeless and the singer/actors were quite good. Laurie was a bit cold for my taste, but Curly and Jud
were great.

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Don
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56 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 01 2013

Very good performance of a great classic. Energetic and talented young cast. The scenery was not elaborate, but very good--the music was stage center, as it should be. Warning: you have to climb two stories of stairs to get to the uppermost...continued

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Dev
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31 reviews
20 stars
attended Mar 01 2013

EXCELLENT venue, great seating, good performances.

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31 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 02 2013

If you are a fan of old-fashioned musicals, as I am, you'd agree that this was a terrific production of a fine Rodgers & Hammerstein play. The sets, costumes, music, acting, and singing were all great. Saundra McClain, who played Aunt Eller, was...continued

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30 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 02 2013

The Carpenter Center performances never disappoint. The show was first rate. Great acting, terrific singers and beautiful sets.

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