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80 Star Starred
Theatre Asylum
between N Cahuenga and Vine 6320 Santa Monica Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90038
323-962-1632
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"Streep Tease"
12 ratings
4.3 average rating
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202 events
53 reviews
57 stars
attended Sep 15 2012

Mamma mia! what A lot of fun with winks and lots of laughs! You'll be dying to send postcards from the edge of your seat to friends. There is no Doubt that you will enjoy the writer and his introductions. A Prime Evening indeed.

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EBR
83 events
12 reviews
32 stars
attended Aug 17 2012

It was OK...not great. Performances were just exaggerated (for-effect)recitals of her monologues, with no attempt to try to imitate her style or physical behavior. Very charitable audience (packed with friends of the cast?). Lots of forced...continued

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12 events
6 reviews
11 stars
attended Aug 10 2012

Lots of fun! And some really great performances!

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Check out Goldstar member reviews https://www.goldstar.com/events/los-angeles-ca/streep-tease?reviews=all#reviews for Streep Tease during its bang.studio run.

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Rave reviews across the board from theater critics & theater goers alike have greeted Streep Tease since its inception.  During its year and a half sold out run at the Bang Improv Theater and a special engagement in New York City at Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater, Streep Tease has received critical acclaim from the LA Times, the LA Weekly and Daily Variety.  Original and outrageously funny to the delight of audiences in LA & NYC, the show has developed a life of its own.  “With the release of Meryl Streep’s latest film The Iron Lady in which she portrays Britain’s former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, we have been given a wealth of new riches, providing fresh new material and inspiration for the show,” says Cruz.  “Over the last few months, I’ve been deluged by requests from the show’s fans as well as friends and professionals in the industry to keep the show running.”                   

An homage to one of our most popular and enduring actresses, Meryl Streep’s prodigious body of film work serves as the inspiration and fascination for Streep Tease, an all-male cast’s re-interpretation of some of the revered actresses’ most iconic scenes.   In addition to The Iron Lady, included are monologues from The Devil Wears Prada, Out of Africa, Silkwood, The French Lieutenant’s Woman, Doubt, and The Still of the Night, among others. Though drawn from the dramatic and comedic ‘Canon of Cinema Streep,’ all of the scenes evolve into a hilarious, outlandish, kooky and sometimes campy romp through Streep’s film repertoire. 

Descanso Gardens: Enchanted Forest of Light <em>CHILL</em> <em>L.A. Zoo Lights</em> American Ballet Theatre's <em>The Nutcracker</em> Knott's Merry Farm Long Beach Ballet: <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>The Hot Chocolate Nutcracker</em> <em>Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular</em> <em>Merrily We Roll Along</em> <em>Long Day's Journey Into Night</em>