Venue Details

Member Tips

dress

Casual
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Dressy
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travel

Parking is cheap
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Parking is scarce
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Alex Kozinski
It's hard to beat the $4 validated parking, good for hours before or after, so you can have lunch or dinner before or after the show.
travel Nov 26 2013 star this tip starred
Kenyon At Work
The indoor lot by Trader Joe's always has room, its just not cheap. Walk thru the well-lit alley next to the theatre to get there and back.
travel Dec 11 2013 star this tip starred
Richard
The weather was California cool. I wore Jacket.
dress Dec 13 2013 star this tip starred
Carol M.
The theater is right on the Santa Monica Blue Bus #3 line, so for $1 per person each way, you can save the hassle and cost of driving and parking in Westwood.
travel Dec 23 2013 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Lots of restaurants in the Westwood area. We parked, grabbed dinner and then walked to the show.
dining Jan 13 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
$5 parking just a block away (it's $7 at the theater)
travel Jan 13 2014 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

116 ratings
4.4 average rating
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457 events
386 reviews
62 stars
attended Jan 04 2014

Great show! Really scary and kept me on the edge of my seat the entire time. Very cleverly written.

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335 reviews
-436 stars
attended Nov 27 2013

Don't get me wrong - it was enjoyable, but we've seen so many much better yet similar shows that this was a let-down. We both love Penn and Teller and we see a lot of... continued

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325 events
65 reviews
345 stars
attended Nov 23 2013

Enjoyed every minute, supernatural moments, magic, a master storyteller, intriguing set, audience involvement, surprises, a couple of moments where I was hoping nothing touched me, a highly entertaining afternoon - SEE IT!

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Website

http://geffenplayhouse.com/more_info.php?show_id=183

Quotes & Highlights

“Funny, furious and wholly enthralling!”  —The Wall Street Journal
“The first 75 minutes are engrossing enough but they are really just a build-up to the sensational finale.” —The British Theatre Guide
“If you find that Halloween haunted houses just don’t do it for you anymore, this just might be the show for you: scarier and smarter.” —The New York Times

Description

The running time for Play Dead is approximately 75 minutes with no intermission. 

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*The show is recommended for those ages 18 and older.

There is no late seating.