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Lamb's Players Theatre
At C Ave. 1142 Orange Avenue Coronado, CA 92118
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24 reviews
25 stars
Do not park in the public parking lot 3 blocks south of the theatre; they charge $5 per half hour!
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5 reviews
0 stars
I wore a sweater and jeans. .
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"The Glory Man"
29 ratings
4.4 average rating
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11 reviews
11 stars
attended Jan 22 2011

Very enjoyable performance, great acting and a wonderful theater.

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72 reviews
15 stars
attended Jan 14 2011

Powerful story excellent voices and acting in a beautiful little theater

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58 reviews
173 stars
attended Jan 22 2011

This was definitely NOT my cup of tea. The book needs a LOT of work. It can't make up its mind as to whether it should go for a light comic touch or preach from the pulpit. It's not successful at either. Mrs. Smythe has fallen back on old habits....continued

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“Critic’s Choice: Lamb’s Players Theatre and director Robert Smyth roll out a production that feels rooted in the soil and soul of the civil-rights-era South. A mix of homespun humor and spiritual heft goes to the heart of Dennis Hassell’s gospel-laced drama.” —San Diego Union-Tribune_ _
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_The Glory Man _

Written by Dennis Hassell

Directed by Robert Smyth

Music compiled, arranged and directed by Deborah Gilmour Smyth

This sweeping American story features a multi-talented cast of 17, bringing to life more than 40 characters in a charged Southern landscape. Clarence Jordan, author of The Cotton Patch Gospel_, started Koinonia Farm, an unconventional racially-integrated community in the 1940s whose legacy includes the start of Habitat for Humanity. Associate Artist Dennis Hassell (_A Divine Comedy) gives us an epic new play filled with passion, humor, and stirring music.