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A Midsummer Saturday Night's Fever Dream Reviews

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts (La Mirada, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

"A Midsummer Saturday Night's Fever Dream"
92 ratings
4.6 average rating
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100 events
65 reviews
25 stars
attended Jul 12 2013

The show was terrible. Shakespere must be turning over in his grave. We kept waiting for it to get better but it got worse so we left at the intermission.

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131 events
100 reviews
90 stars
attended Jul 14 2013

This show is not my favorite art form. It is LOUD and RAUCOUS, or seemed so to me. And, the performance has very little to do with Shakespere. In fact, I HATED it so much I had to leave the performance area and wait for the intermission in the...continued

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Ondrea Tye
43 events
20 reviews
11 stars
attended Jul 13 2013

If you like your plays to be nothing but stream-of-consciousness, run-on, back to back, unending, pins-in the eyes_ 'why is God so mad at me to torture me so?’ nonsensical lines...then this is your play. If you, in a twisted, dysfunctional way,...continued

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17 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 13 2013

awful, could not hear most of the dialogue

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7 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 14 2013

Good music, funny cast; loaded with sexual innuendos... a little is funny, but over the top is a put-off. Won't go back.

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114 events
97 reviews
10 stars
attended Jul 12 2013

Just wonderful! An inspired mash-up of Shakespeare and slapstick.

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94 events
56 reviews
32 stars
attended Jul 13 2013

It was incredible fun. Actually made Shakespeare understandable, and funny to boot.
We had a party of 8 and everyone had a great time.

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94 events
56 reviews
32 stars
attended Jul 13 2013

Superb. Haven't laughed so loud in a long time.

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87 events
42 reviews
23 stars
attended Jul 12 2013

Loved it!!! First Troubies show and they already have me hooked. Very very funny and entertaining!

ps. Don't be late!

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36 events
28 reviews
84 stars
attended Jul 14 2013

Warning, only go to a Troubie show if you are prepared for uncontrollable laughter. When the actor walked out with the lion costume on backwards, with the tail hanging down from his waist, so he turned the head around and walked backwards, and...continued

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73 events
25 reviews
52 stars
attended Jul 12 2013

Go, go, go!!! You will laugh from beginning to end. Even if you're not a fan of Shakespeare, and even if you don't like the Bee Gees, just GO. You will be in hysterics the whole time. They have made a Troubies fan out of me for life.

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68 events
16 reviews
16 stars
attended Jul 12 2013

Awesome, Funny, Innovative, Entertaining and enjoyed the total experience of melting classic with the Bee-Gee's, as I love both. As always, love Goldstar events.

NOTE: Because the play used a lot of the main theater floor, we were not able to...continued

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74 events
10 reviews
6 stars
attended Jul 13 2013

I have never seen a Troubie show that didn't crack me up! Great show ideas, hysterical physical comedy, sly jokes, and slightly (sometimes a little more) raunchy attitudes make for a night to remember. If you can handle some craziness, don't miss...continued

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Ellen Bissonette Red Velvet
27 events
10 reviews
8 stars
attended Jul 13 2013

Wild and crazy!! Loved the music! Enjoyed the show!

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29 events
7 reviews
7 stars
attended Jul 13 2013

Loved it! It was the first time for my daughter and me seeing the Troubies and we laughed the whole way through. Excellent show!

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118 events
88 reviews
192 stars
attended Jul 13 2013

If you think the classics are too high-brow for you, the Troubies may be just what you're looking for. Mashing up Shakespeare with the Bee Gees makes it all very approachable and lots of fun. The actors are all skillful comedians and the band...continued

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95 events
66 reviews
218 stars
attended Jul 13 2013

We've seen lots of the troubie shows over the years, but this has to be one of the best !! They pulled out all the stops & kept us rolling in the aisles for the entire show. They omitted the 'You're So Vain' portion, but that missing piece was...continued

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Joan B.
85 events
60 reviews
15 stars
attended Jul 14 2013

The show was a new experience for us and we enjoyed it tremendously. It was funny, entertaining and audience interaction was great. The performers were all excellent singers, dancers and comedians. We wil definitely seek out another "troubie"...continued

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72 events
52 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 12 2013

So much fun. If you like Saturday Night Fever era music and mix in Shakespeare you will enjoy this immensely. I really like this venue. Usually plenty of room available.

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52 events
33 reviews
56 stars
attended Jul 14 2013

This was my first "Troubie" experience & I would highly recommend the show. Definitely not "G" rated stuff, so probably not best for families. Now I'm sad that I missed "Fleetwood Macbeth" last year + am looking forward to next year's production!

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