Venue Details

208 Star Starred
Monroe Forum Theatre at El Portal
5269 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601
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Member Tips


Park in lot
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Parking is free
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Shirley Solomon Lief
Parking is on the side street just to the north of the theater. There is a sign on the gate which is part of the school on the corner.
info Jan 13 2014 star this tip starred
Albert R.
the theater lot was completely full 45 minutes before the show started, but because I went on a Sunday I found free (unmetered) street parking nearby.
travel Jan 21 2014 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

13 ratings
4.6 average rating
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124 events
97 reviews
84 stars
attended Jan 11 2014

Well done.....not boring......go see it is my suggestion!

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140 events
34 reviews
5 stars
attended Jan 12 2014

One of the best one-man shows I've seen. Goodman is terrific, and there were many good laughs in the show.

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Larry Allen Red Velvet
5 events
1 review
4 stars
attended Jan 09 2014

Gordon Goodman as john Barrymore is SUPERB.
Beautifully acted and directed. He plays John Barrymore to perfection. The writing is filled with intimate details of the... continued

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Quotes & Highlights

Read Goldstar member reviews from a previous run.
“… a performance with craft and wit …commanding, impish and tragic. Goodman tosses off the play’s many ribald jokes and one-liners with aplomb, and has a winking, wry rapport with the audience…” —LA Weekly
Goodman delivers “a wonderful understanding of this larger than life actor … riveting … hopefully this show will bring a spotlight to this marvelous performer.” —Stage Happenings
“… mind-bendingly powerful production … (Goodman is) in turns, he is charming, elegant, bawdy, animated, self-deprecating, hilarious, bitter, “off color” … and captivating throughout. —__”Tolucan Times":