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Kirk Douglas Theatre
W. Washington Blvd. at Duquesne Ave. 9820 Washington Blvd. Culver City, CA 90232
213-628-2772
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16 stars
Parking for FREE in City Hall, right across the street.
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"St. Jude"
10 ratings
4.6 average rating
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658 events
377 reviews
-333 stars
attended Oct 01 2013

Excellent, moving, funny. Great venue, too. Only quibbles - way too energetic a couple of times for no additional benefit, and a very sweaty performance overall. (Performer needed to keep a hanky close at hand? It was distracting more than once.)

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300 events
97 reviews
144 stars
attended Sep 29 2013

I'm not sorry that I saw it, but I was disappointed that it had not been promoted as a reading versus a finished piece. More like a Fringe Festival entry, which is fine. Nice tribute to the playwright's father, but no surprised or "plow twists."...continued

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Don
77 events
59 reviews
4 stars
attended Sep 21 2013

A very moving monologue by the great playwright Luis Alfaro about his father's last year, much of it spent at St. Jude's Hospital, and the stories of Alfaro's life that intense and painful period triggers for him. Very simple staging--Alfaro...continued

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Website

http://www.centertheatregroup.org/tickets/St-Jude/

Description

The show contains mature content, language and sexuality, and is recommended for those ages 16 and older.