Venue Details

79 Star Starred
Zephyr Theatre
7456 Melrose Ave. West Hollywood, CA 90046
323-653-4667
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4.5 / 5 Rated by 97 members
Review from UVnLA
Red Velvet 132 events 51 reviews

Sorry to be the dissenting voice here so far, but this production, despite the hard work of the excellent cast, is half-baked at best. The funny lines and moments described by other reviewers are mostly only just that- TV-style one-liners and...continued

reviewed Apr 12 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from Vincent Terrell Durham
107 events 43 reviews

Wow! Who's been giving this rave reviews? The talents of the cast are wasted on this material. Yes, there are some good one liners, but they don't hold the play together or create a compelling story. This show fell flat after 15 or 20 minutes....continued

reviewed May 02 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from Chris Schmidt
82 events 26 reviews

cast was great: but the play seems still a work in progress. happy i went however

reviewed Apr 12 2009 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“Both Metcalf and Stewart, veterans of Tanner’s bumpy comedies, know how to work every moment of this 60-minute show. They are funny. Very funny.” — Los Angeles Times_, Critic’s Choice _
“Tanner’s latest legit outing offers an uproarious and compelling glimpse at characters trapped within the inequitable reality of their lost lives and hopeless dreams.” - Variety
**"**A comic gem in every department from Justin Tanner and company." - Hollywood Reporter
  GO! *“Stewart provides the perfect foil for Metcalf’s meticulously executed tornado of psychosis and Flanagan’s lovely cameo.” —LA WEEKLY

Description

Laurie Metcalf (Roseanne) and French Stewart (Third Rock from the Sun) star in the World Premiere of Justin Tanner’s new comedy about the unlikely romance between a deluded community theater actress and the overeducated vocal coach she hires to make her a star. Maile Flanagan rounds out the cast.

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