Venue Details

553 Star Starred
La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts
14900 La Mirada Boulevard La Mirada, CA 90638
562-944-9801
Venue website Get directions
Go to the restroom before the play begins. The first act is over 90 minutes long.
star this tip starred
Parking is complimentary and right outside of the theater.
star this tip starred
View All 1317 Tips

Reviews & Ratings

168 ratings
4.6 average rating
  • 118
    5
  • 32
    4
  • 13
    3
  • 3
    2
  • 2
    1
254 events
194 reviews
145 stars
attended Jun 13 2013

Very well cast - everyone was very convincing in the part they played. The acting & singing were superb, & the few musicians on the stage added depth to the story line. It is a depressing & very long musical, however, so don't go to this...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
451 events
172 reviews
60 stars
attended Jun 15 2013

Excellent production on a difficult subject. The music, singing, and acting was great!

star this review starred report as inappropriate
171 events
138 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 02 2013

Admittedly rather heavy and gritty subject matter, this production deserves 5 stars for its flawless acting, singing, acoustics and staging. Less entertaining than educational, thought-provoking and ultimately rewarding -- love it or hate it, you...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 142 Reviews
Member Photos
More Information

Website

http://lamiradatheatre.com/next_to_normal.htm

Quotes & Highlights

“Critic’s choice … It’s the show’s crack ensemble, spearheaded by the gutsy [Bets] Malone, that makes this production so memorable.” -Los Angeles Times
“Wow! As thrilling and profoundly moving as musicals get, Next To Normal makes for a production no musical-theater lover will want to miss …” -StageSceneLA