Baz Luhrmann's La Boheme at the Ahmanson
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The last date listed for Baz Luhrmann's La Boheme was Wednesday February 25, 2004 / 8:00pm.
Currently at Ahmanson Theatre:
- Full Price:
- $70.00 - $79.00
- Our Price:
- $35.00 - $39.50
One of Broadway's most loved shows of 2013, The Trip to Bountiful, comes to the Ahmanson stage, starring Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams & Blair Underwood -- the same trio who starred in the TV film version of the show earlier this year. Tyson and Williams both headlined last year's Broadway production, which earned Tyson every major theatrical award, including the Tony. The Trip to Bountiful has a simple, relatable plot that's both heart-wrenching and inspiring: A spry widow living in a cramped apartment with her watchful son and daughter-in-law sneaks off on a secret journey to her beloved hometown of Bountiful. What starts as an ordinary trip becomes a life-changing journey. This hit Broadway production -- a revival of the original 1954 production -- inspired The Wall Street Journal's theater critic Terry Teachout to say, "I've never been more deeply moved by a theatrical production of any kind." Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Goldstar Member
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Absolutely amazing! My first opera! I can't wait to go to the next one. It was beautiful! The seats were perfect and well worth the price. There is a big screen over the top of the stage so you can follow along with the words in English - nice touch and not at all distracting the way I thought it would be. Knowing the story and what they are actually singing just made it that much more enjoyable. Dress up for this.
Quotes & Highlights
“A cascade of fireworks…with a sexy and vital cast!” —New York Times
La Boheme Program
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Puccini’s opera La Boheme was the hit musical of its time. It’s an opera about real people, for real people. Baz Luhrmann’s production will bring the greatest love story ever sung to the people for whom Puccini wrote it: everyone.
While remaining faithful to Puccini’s lush score, Luhrmann’s production is reset in a remarkable design by Academy Award-winner Catherine Martin. The big opera houses of the world seat as many as 4500, but at the Ahmanson you’ll be close to the action. This great love story is told in a new, sexy, easy-to-understand way by gorgeous young performers you’ll fall in love with.
Most of all, what makes this production of La Boheme a must-see is Baz Luhrmann’s extraordinary vision—his unique talent for creating a world of sight, sound and feeling that takes you on a thrilling emotional journey to a place you’ve never been.