Venue Details

696 Star Starred
Mark Taper Forum
135 North Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-628-2772
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Richard
Take the Red Line to the Civic Center Station & walk one block to the theater
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We enjoyed a good and reasonably priced cocktail at the music center venue.
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Reviews & Ratings

172 ratings
4.2 average rating
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23 reviews
17 stars
attended Jan 12 2012

First act takes place in the 50's/60's and second act takes place in 2009 in the same house. The writing and acting are superb! It's says profound things about race in America. It is hilarious and heartwarming at the same time. Don't miss it!

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9 reviews
8 stars
attended Jan 19 2012

Despite the play winning the Pulitzer, it seemed that the playwright could not decide between one of two themes: racism and loss. The cast direction seemed a little over the top and full of characterizations instead of individual portrayals. ...continued

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5 reviews
7 stars
attended Jan 12 2012

Bruce Norris' biting, riveting and hysterically funny Pulitzer-winning play "Clybourne Park" is one of the best new plays I've seen in a very long while. And LA gets a treat getting to see the original NYC cast, which is as good as it gets. If...continued

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Website

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Quotes & Highlights

“A spiky and damningly  insightful new comedy . It takes a special vision, both clear and cockeyed, to  see the present as if it were the past.”  —The New York Times

Description

The performance is recommended for audiences ages 13 years old and older.