Present laughter 920

Present Laughter Reviews

Waltmar Theatre - Chapman University (Orange, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

11 ratings
4.3 average rating
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Susan F. Red Velvet
42 events
15 reviews
25 stars
attended Oct 04 2013

Really delightful production of this delightful play!

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23 events
11 reviews
8 stars
attended Sep 27 2013

At the Waltmar I never had problems`with acoustics. Although I'm an old man my doctor says my hearing is OK, only 20 % less which is no reason for a hearing aid. Usually I'm Ok`with British accents, I remember your Hay Fever had me rolling in...continued

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32 events
26 reviews
3 stars
attended Sep 28 2013

Great show. They just need to do something about the parking.

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47 events
23 reviews
15 stars
attended Oct 04 2013

I REALLY LIKED THE THEATER, STAGES SET, ACTORS, THE COSTUMING. BUT IT WAS A BIT TOO COLD IN SIDE. I FELT THE PLAY VERBIAGE WAS A BIT UNFUNNY. BUT OVERALL, OK. I NORMALLY LIKE THE NOEL COWARD WORKS. MY MAJOR PROBLEM WAS I WAS NOT GIVEN ANY...continued

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22 events
15 reviews
4 stars
attended Oct 03 2013

We love a good old British farce and this is a jolly good one. One of the better plays we've seen at Waltmar. Director Andrew Barnicle, late of the Laguna Playhouse, did his usual great job, and the actors' English accents were practiced, if not...continued

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19 events
8 reviews
10 stars
attended Sep 27 2013

Great play! Acting was superb!

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20 events
7 reviews
0 stars
attended Sep 27 2013

Lead actor needed to be a bit more Noel Coward. Timing of pauses needed to be a bit more spot on. And perhaps less American TV comedy ambience.

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9 events
6 reviews
0 stars
attended Sep 28 2013

The Waltmar Theater at Chapman is a lovely, small venue. Even with a football game going on parking was pretty simple and close by. The production we attended, Present Laughter, was so well done. The sets and acting were terrific. I wouldn't say...continued

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6 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 04 2013

Very, very funny and very well acted. One of the best plays I have seen at Chapman.

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