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Griffith Park's Old Zoo
Next to the Merry-Go-Round and the Wilson Harding Golf Course 4730 Crystal Springs Drive Los Angeles, CA 90027
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6 events
3 reviews
2 stars
The weather was sunny and hot during the day; very fresh, cool and a little cold at night.. I wore comfy jeans and a t-shirt that could be disposed of at the end of the night. Also recommend warm sleeping attire..
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9 events
5 reviews
1 stars
The weather was Windy and cold, even though the day was hot.. I wore I wore lots of layers, brought sleeping bag, blankets and pillows..
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Reviews & Ratings

"A Midsummer Night's Dream"
10 ratings
4.2 average rating
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32 events
5 reviews
9 stars
attended May 15 2011

It was hard to hear at times (unless you sat very close to the stage) due to it being an outdoor play without any microphone.

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12 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended May 15 2011

The venue (Griffith park) was not the best -- if you're not familiar with this very large park, be prepared to spend a fair amount of time finding the location. Also, the 'theater' has no chairs or anything, it's just a lawn. Wish that we could be...continued

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57 events
18 reviews
7 stars
attended May 15 2011

one of the best companies around; excellent ensemble brings Shakespeare alive! I've seen 4 of their productions and thoroughly enjoyed every one.

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All proceeds support the Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival 2011, featuring performances of Merry Wives of Windsor, Hamlet and Love’s Labour’s Lost.


Bring a picnic, a blanket, and your loved ones for an afternoon of entertainment! Proceeds from this performance support our Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival. It’s Independent Shakespeare Co.’s biggest fundraiser all year, so join the celebration and get the season off to a fabulous start.