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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
What the Butler Saw travel Nov 20 2014 star this tip starred
KitzE
We enjoyed a good and reasonably priced cocktail at the music center venue.
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Reviews & Ratings

64 ratings
4.3 average rating
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17 events
16 reviews
46 stars
attended Dec 15 2009

I enjoyed the play. It made me think about things that were totally new to me. The lead female kept the focus on what could have been spotty.
Not their best work, but well worth seeing. I am glad that i went.

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30 reviews
56 stars
attended Dec 23 2009

Thank you Culture Clash! Really interesting ideas presented here, for example comparing the similarities of the Native American tribes of North America with the tribes of Afghanistan. I always enjoy these guys, and it was a treat to see Russell...continued

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17 reviews
7 stars
attended Dec 19 2009

Good show with some good performances! The storyline was interesting (with it's history of the mixing of Native American, Jewish and Mexican cultures on a reservation in New Mexico), especially since it tells of an American history that I was not...continued

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Description

U.S. Army Captain Catherine Siler journeys to the  New Mexico reservation home of Private First Class Raymond Birdsong on a search  for answers.  The questionable circumstances surrounding Ray’s death in  Afghanistan create a crisis of conscience for the captain giving her no choice  but to re-examine her own life along the way.

Directed by Lisa Peterson

With:

LaVonne Rae Andrews

Michelle Diaz

Julia Jones

Geraldine Keams

Russell Means

Richard Montoya

Brandon Oakes

Robert Owens-Greygrass

Kirsten Potter

Kalani Queypo

Justin Rain

Ric Salinas

Herbert Siguenza