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Royce Hall at UCLA
340 Royce Drive Los Angeles, CA 90095
310-825-2101
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Gordon B.
Captive parking. $12.00. Considering most L.A. parking fees are pretty reasonable, even the Chandler Pavilion UCLA has a lot of nerve charging for that charge for parking off-hours in what is largely an empty lot.
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I wore Jeans and a Jacket. It was one of those audiences where it would be difficult to underdress..
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30 events
7 reviews
44 stars
attended Mar 17 2011

A good variety of music, theater and poetry, in a artistic journey through the history of Ireland. The musicians and singers were excellent, as were the actors. It was not a slick production, and though it had its bumps, clearly this was put...continued

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120 events
80 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 17 2011

The orchestra and conductor were good. The dancers were awful. The light cues and sound were off. There were many times when people were left in darkness and without mikes on. Some of the presenters were ill prepared and one of the singers...continued

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 17 2011

This was the first year of this event, so there were a few snags. The first half dragged a bit, but the second half had more energy, more coherence, and better content.
I'll definitely make this an annual event!

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Website

http://www.uclalive.org/calendar/event_detail.asp?id=114

Quotes & Highlights

Honorary Patrons: Martin Sheen, Jim Sheridan and Kirsten Sheridan

Description

Are you homesick for Ireland?  Or perhaps just always wanted to visit?  On St. Patrick’s Day, everyone is Irish, so this March 17th Twelve O’clock Arts  takes you there…

The evening boasts a variety of musicians, singers and actors, a personal greeting to guests from Irish President Mary McAleese and features special performances by Irish actors Roma Downey and Pierce Brosnan.

Hosted by conductor and composer Eimear Noone, a Galway native, the show features traditional, classical and rock music performed by a live orchestra, chorus and rock ensemble.

This magical evening will be filled with music and song, prose and poetry, romance and politics. Experience the pride of the Irish heritage, the richness of Irish culture, and the sparkle of Irish humor.

Produced in cooperation with Tourism Ireland…part of Imagine Ireland, Culture Ireland’s year of Irish arts in America.