Venue Details

2335 Star Starred
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
135 N. Grand Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-972-7211
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Parking takes time and so does finding your seat. You need to enter the parking structure, at least 30 minutes before the performance to be on time.
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Pinot Grill is located in the courtyard between Dorothy Chandler and The Ahmanson and offers great food and cocktails. Happy hour menu 3-6 M-F
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Reviews & Ratings

43 ratings
2.6 average rating
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37 reviews
822 stars
attended Sep 10 2008

The LA Opera is getting creative. It was interesting to see this movie turned in to an opera, but as far as operas go, I can pretty much guarantee it won't become a classic. The performers and the orchestra, conducted by Placido Domingo, sounded...continued

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121 reviews
32 stars
attended Sep 10 2008

Music atonal but not interesting. Singers were good. Lead looked good in the buff. lst act dragged. 2nd act better. Sets were dreary.

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52 reviews
3 stars
attended Sep 10 2008

One of the worst operas that I had to sit through. Howard Shore's music was monotonous and uninspiring. Mezzo-soprano Ruxandra Donose did not impress me a bit. Her singing voice was too squeaky to understand. As the lead, bass-baritone Daniel...continued

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Website

http://www.theflytheopera.com/

Description

The Fly is an engrossing exploration of the physical and psychological transformation in which a brilliant scientist begins to mutate into a hybrid of man and fly after one of his experiments goes horribly wrong. Researcher Seth Brundle makes a stunning breakthrough in the field of matter transportation when he successfully teleports a living creature. Frustrated in his budding romance with a scientific journalist, and in need of a human subject, he recklessly attempts to teleport himself. An unseen fly enters the transmission booth as well, however, and Brundle soon realizes that his experiment has had “mixed” results.