Venue Details

34 Star Starred
The Matrix Theatre
Between N. Spaulding and N. Stanley 7657 Melrose Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90046
323-852-1445
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73 reviews
177 stars
Free street parking was available south of Melrose.
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Use public transit. MetroBus Route 10.
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Reviews & Ratings

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3.5 average rating
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attended Jul 13 2007

Wonderfully acted; tightly directed. Lots of fun inbetween the seriousness of the times. Brought back alot of memories of the Catskills!

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attended Jul 14 2007

Great acting and directing. The characters were well developed and engaging. Theater space intimate and comfortable.

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Quotes & Highlights

“Very funny and surprisingly touching.” —Mel Brooks
“A poignant period piece with a very serious purpose. An unexpectedly wrenching play.” —Los Angeles Times

Description

Spend a summer evening at Rosen’s Hotel in the Catskills, where a blacklisted writer, a classical pianist, a Russian dictator and a lovesick busboy listen to Beethoven, The Weavers and Stan Kenton.