Venue Details

38 Star Starred
Lonny Chapman Theatre
At the intersection of Cleon Ave. & Burbank Blvd. 10900 Burbank Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601
818-763-5990
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Member Tips

Irene
Dressy casual
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Irene
Parking was easy because we were there early
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Irene
Bring water
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Irene
Be early
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BluEmu
Casual, bring a jacket/sweater, just in case
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Reviews & Ratings

9 ratings
4.7 average rating
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289 events
108 reviews
276 stars
attended Feb 13 2011

Horton Foote when well rendered is darn near irresistible. The play was very nicely done with nice sets, stage direction and sound effects. Subtle music and costumes were... continued

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28 reviews
75 stars
attended Feb 19 2011

Bountiful is beautiful! The acting and staging are excellent. Gwen Van Dam and Gina Yates are standouts.(All the actors are terrific.) Don't let the fact that this... continued

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57 events
32 reviews
8 stars
attended Feb 19 2011

The acting was very good, old story. the scene changes were beautifully done.

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Website

http://www.thegrouprep.com

Quotes & Highlights

Geraldine Page won a 1986 Academy Award for her lead performance in the film version of The Trip to Bountiful and Horton Foote was nominated for his screenplay.

Description

The Trip to Bountiful

Written by Horton Foote

Directed by Larry Eisenberg

Horton Foote’s tender, heartfelt story focuses on Carrie Watts, who dreams of returning to her childhood home in the small town of Bountiful, Texas, which she left three decades ago. She plots a daring journey to the place whose peaceful memory has comforted her in the stressful life she leads with her frail son and shrewish daughter-in-law. The fulfillment of her dream is is both heartbreaking and brilliantly life-affirming, a bittersweet experience that transforms longing into satisfaction.

Cast: Gwen Van Dam, Kent Butler, Gina Yates, Liza de Weerd, Henry Holden, Patrick Skelton

About the Ticket Supplier: Group Rep at the Lonny Chapman Theatre

Founded in 1972, the Group Rep at the Lonny Chapman Theatre has won almost every drama award imaginable, plus many special awards from the community for its work with young people, seniors and the physically impaired. The company’s play choices are eclectic and offbeat.