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361 Star Starred
Kirk Douglas Theatre
W. Washington Blvd. at Duquesne Ave. 9820 Washington Blvd. Culver City, CA 90232
213-628-2772
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1 review
1 stars
Ease of,parking and dining. We had dinner at Akasha(parked in bldg in the back) and after dinner walked to the Douglas Theatre. Does not get easier. I hope this show has a life ahead of this,opening
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25 reviews
56 stars
Parking is across the street under the City Hall bldg., although we parked on the street.
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"I'll Go On"
50 ratings
4.5 average rating
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141 events
98 reviews
16 stars
attended Jan 14 2014

A truly wonderful night at the theater. You know how when you first read Shakespeare as a kid and it was slightly impenetrable? Then you saw your first performance and it opened it up completely?! That's "I'll Go On" with Beckett's prose. A...continued

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380 reviews
84 stars
attended Jan 14 2014

It was a tour de force by the actor whose 90 minutes monologue could not have better delivered. The problem was that this diarrhea of the mouth did not reveal a character I could care about. The occasional humor did not relieve the over-all...continued

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89 reviews
33 stars
attended Jan 15 2014

Barry McGovern magnificently portrayed Samuel Beckett's
bleak and dark humoured characters. The art direction of the production perfectly captured just the right tone. This is a great night out of world class theater IF one understands what he...continued

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Description

By Samuel Beckett

From Molloy_, Malone Dies_ and The Unnamable

Texts Selected by Gerry Dukes and Barry McGovern

Directed by Colm Ó Briain

Running Time: 90 minutes