Venue Details

33 Star Starred
Whittier Center Theatre
7630 S. Washington Ave. Whittier, CA 90602
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Dwaine Swett
Free parking available on the street or adjacent parking lot.
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snack food and drinks at intermission were only $1 each
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209 events
71 reviews
12 stars
attended Jun 04 2010

Great show, lots of laughs. The cast had great
timming. I would recomment it.

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41 reviews
22 stars
attended Jun 19 2010

My guests and I were so disappointed. The title lead me beleive this is a musical play which it isn't.

The play itself is okay, but just that If we have only knew it is not a musical, we would of attended another musical play at San Pedro...continued

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29 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 18 2010

The theater is charming with lots of parking. One or two of the actors were fairly good. Director needs to tell them not to swallow the punch lines. Many laughs were missed because you couldn't hear the line properly even when you knew it was...continued

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Directed by Suzanne Frederickson_

The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940_ is a short comedy by John Bishop. The play is said to have been based on several 1940s mystery movies, including The Cat and the Canary, one of Bob Hope’s first films.

About the Ticket Supplier: Whittier Community Theatre

Founded in 1922, the Whittier Community Theatre presents a four-show season in the attractive, refurbished 396-seat Center Theatre, located in the Whittier Community Center. WCT has been in continuous operation since its inception making it the oldest non-profit amateur theatre west of the Mississippi.