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1 stars
take the red line to the civic center station, exit toward the dorothy chandler/disney hall. it's a quick walk and saves you from dealing with the hassle of driving to downtown LA and parking!!
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The weather was Warm evening. I wore Dress pants and dressy top.
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"The Fly"
43 ratings
2.6 average rating
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276 events
131 reviews
34 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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37 reviews
830 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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53 reviews
6 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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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.