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424 Star Starred
Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre
Formerly Verizon Wireless Amphitheater 8808 Irvine Center Drive Irvine, CA 92618
949-855-8095
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67 events
39 reviews
30 stars
Ugh: parking at this venue sucks! Either park a mile away, near the exit, to exit 15 minutes after the show, or park within 1/4 mile to exit 2 hours after. How could the Fire Marshall have approved this?
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3 reviews
1 stars
and parking is one way in and one way out ... leave plenty of time at this venue, over an hour to park and get out...
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Reviews & Ratings

"Beethoven's Greatest Hits"
13 ratings
4.6 average rating
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37 events
22 reviews
36 stars
attended Aug 12 2012

Great performance...........the very, very, very, long walk from parking areas was SO MUCH LONGGGGGGER then the HollywoodBowl/Greek, certainly a negative. HOWEVER, the performance was GREAT! Especially G. Martinez, FABULOUS!

A cold drink a...continued

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6 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 12 2012

What a n ice evening with Beethoven. Picnic before followed by great music.

Plan on plenty of time to get into the theater . Many did not make the first movement and were not admitted until the second. And they were distracting.

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 12 2012

My goldstar seats were great. The orchestra sounded wonderful, and the soloist was very good. I especially loved the second movement of the Emporer concerto. We decided to eat out at the Spectrum instead of carrying a picnic in the heat- a...continued

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Description

Carl St.Clair, conductor

Gabriela Martinez, piano

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor

Beethoven: Symphony No. 7