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

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169 ratings
4.6 average rating
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377 reviews
-342 stars
attended Jun 12 2013

GO! I eagerly anticipated this show - and it totally delivered. I was worried my high expectations were a set-up for disappointment, but this really is a wonderful show and a great production. The venue is so lovely, so much easy parking, great...continued

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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

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172 reviews
62 stars
attended Jun 15 2013

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

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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

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133 reviews
16 stars
attended Jun 05 2013

A very impressive production of this difficult musical.

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99 reviews
28 stars
attended Jun 15 2013

Touching and real performances. The entire cast is blessed musically! Thanks for a wonderful time!

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56 reviews
64 stars
attended Jun 20 2013

I had heard about the La Mirada Playhouse for years, but this is the first show I saw there. First rate show in a beautiful theater. The entire cast was spot-on. Nick DeGruccio is a well-known local director who always delivers top-notch...continued

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56 reviews
16 stars
attended Jun 09 2013

It's was very well done, but to long.

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44 reviews
9 stars
attended Jun 19 2013

I did not expect to enjoy this musical, but I did. Tessa Grady and Peter Townsend were amazing and the overall ensemble was good. I'm not a fan of the plot itself, but it was beautifully produced. The band could have been more powerful and in...continued

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37 reviews
30 stars
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36 reviews
13 stars
attended Jun 14 2013

I love the music from this show but the pacing of the piece seemed to be off. It just drug on and on and on. It might have been because the venue makes it feel a bit disconnected for such an intimate show.

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34 reviews
7 stars
attended Jun 20 2013

Great music, excellent acting. Not a fan of the venue

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30 reviews
11 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

loved it to pieces-a true work of art. My 2nd time around. I saw the original in LA. This was everybit as good!

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29 reviews
30 stars
attended May 31 2013

A wonderful musical with a very poignant depiction of life as and with a bi-polar mom.

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25 reviews
80 stars
attended Jun 16 2013

Excellent show, must stay for act 2 for the punch in the gut. Dealing with mental illness is hard and this puts a part of it in perspective.

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Chris Red Velvet
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20 reviews
6 stars
attended Jun 08 2013

It's a great show that I really liked. The supporting cast was excellent. Better than the supporting cast at the Ahmanson

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17 reviews
5 stars
attended Jun 09 2013

Start typing to review your experience...Excellent voices, acting, top notch production values. Thought provoking story told in a very real believable way. Our seats were perfect. All around great experience.

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Marlena Red Velvet
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13 reviews
16 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

First off, I love this musical. I have been listening to the music for several years now and this past weekend was the first time that I got to see it performed. I still love it....more than love it. Diana is one of my dream roles to play on...

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10 reviews
13 stars
attended Jun 05 2013

Acting, singing were great but the topic was too much of a downer to really enjoy the night.

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7 reviews
6 stars
attended Jun 06 2013

Great cast. Fantastic voices. I saw this play at the Ahmason Theater over a year ago and loved the music. This production surpassed my previous experience. Maybe you just takeaway more after seeing it twice. I would highlight one of the...continued

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