Venue Details

625 Star Starred
La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts
14900 La Mirada Boulevard La Mirada, CA 90638
562-944-9801
Venue website Get directions
11 events
2 reviews
2 stars
the venue is behind a strip mall, parking is easy and free, and we ate at an "original bakery"-type place (starts with "p" and name escapes me now)...
star this tip starred
40 events
30 reviews
5 stars
Several fast-food restaurants and an IHOP in the theater complex.
star this tip starred
View all 1336 tips

Reviews & Ratings

"An Afternoon with Groucho"
7 ratings
4.4 average rating
  • 4
    5
  • 2
    4
  • 1
    3
  • 0
    2
  • 0
    1
S. Craig Red Velvet
325 events
138 reviews
37 stars
attended Mar 08 2009

I've been wanting to see Frank Ferrante for over twenty years, and now that I have, he didn't disappoint. It's hard to think that you're not watching Groucho up on the stage when he's performing. The added treat was getting to see and meet...

star this review starred report as inappropriate
13 events
12 reviews
9 stars
attended Mar 08 2009

It was funny, but did have a hard time catching all the jokes and words. It went so fast. It would have been better if he had his brothers with him like in the movies.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
28 events
5 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 08 2009

This show was FANTASTIC. Frank embodies Groucho such that at times, I had to remind myself that it wasn't the real thing! The timing, brilliant ad-libs (which were plentiful!), and even the tambre of his voice were all just as Groucho. Amazing,...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 6 Reviews
More Information

Description

Come spend “An Afternoon With Groucho.” In this hilarious and touching triumph from award-winning actor/director/playwright Frank Ferrante, the punchy dark humor of the one-and-only Groucho comes faster and funnier than ever before! Take one part impersonation, one part inspiration, connect the past with the present and the present with the past, throw in an ad-libbing genius who interacts with his audience, and call it quite simply, “An Afternoon with Groucho.”