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La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts
14900 La Mirada Boulevard La Mirada, CA 90638
562-944-9801
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4.6 / 5 Rated by 22 members
Review from Mark Farber
Red Velvet 262 events 120 reviews

a totally mesmerizing performance by Rory Kinnear. Truly one of the great Hamlets of all time. Far better than Olivier's posturing. The only thing better would have been to be in the theater....
A very fine production all the way around.

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Review from Marlene F. Mills
44 events 16 reviews

This was a terrific production with outstanding performances from all the main characters. The picture quality was so good it almost seemed live in La Mirada.

La Mirada's performing Arts Theater (this was the first time I attended an event...continued

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Review from JIM VOLZ
17 events 1 review

It is remarkable that Orange County/LA residents are able to watch these live broadcasts in the beautiful La Mirada Performing Arts Center.

I recently traveled to London (to see KING LEAR) and it cost me about $2,000 to see a production that I...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Tremendous. Rory Kinnear’s performance is superb in its resonance and intelligence. This is a Hamlet for now.”  —The Times (London)
“A chilling production that demands to be seen.”  —Independent
“A constantly compelling, fresh-minted production with many insights and original twists… Rory Kinnear proves a Hamlet of great individuality and distinction.”  —Daily Telegraph

Description

“O, that this too too solid flesh would melt.”

Shakespeare’s most famous play is the story of a Danish prince who struggles to make sense of his late father’s command to avenge his murder.

Following his celebrated performances at the National Theatre in Burnt by the Sun, The Revenger’s Tragedy, Philistines and The Man of Mode, Rory Kinnear plays Hamlet.

About National Theatre Live

National Theatre Live brings audiences worldwide the best of British theatre broadcast from London via high-definition satellite to more than 300 venues in 22 countries around the globe. The productions are shot in an up-close-and-personal style so you’ll feel like you’re there. Save money on a trip abroad and experience the best of the British stage as La Mirada transforms its theatre into a state-of-the-art cinema!

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