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826 Star Starred
La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts
14900 La Mirada Boulevard La Mirada, CA 90638
562-944-9801
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 9 members
Review from David Kreiner

Great performance from the 4 main characters. Marilu Henner was awesome and as beautiful as ever. Caroline Aaron gave a stand out performance with great depth and commitment. I don't think some of the other reviews of this show were remotely...continued

reviewed Oct 14 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

Very disappointing production -largely do to the awful, amateurish directing. People standing around in a living room.. thats not how people live and the director had no clue how to stage a play. The cast was fine.. standout performance by Marilu...continued

reviewed Oct 05 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from JonnyG.

As much as I like Caroline Aaron from so many scene-stealing film performances, this production is fairly average.

I agree with a fellow reviewer about the direction...it seems almost absent at times.

Because Busch has written a terrifically...continued

reviewed Oct 05 2010 report as inappropriate
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Written by Charles Busch

Directed by Jeff Maynard

Starring Marilu Henner

Also Starring Eileen T’Kaye  Rachid Sabitri  Geoffrey Wade and Caroline Aaron as Marjorie Taub

(Marilu Henner’s role will be played by Jana Robbins on October 9, 2010. )_*

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An award-winning hit at the Manhattan Theatre Club and on Broadway, _The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife _is a must-see comedy! Caroline Aaron stars as Marjorie Taub, the wife of a philanthropic allergist, who is engulfed in a life crisis of Medea like proportions. Her children are grown, her beloved therapist died recently and her mother grates on her nerves. She tries to lose herself in a world of art-galleries, foreign films and avant-garde theatre, but finds she is barely able to rouse herself from her sofa. Marjorie’s spirits suddenly soar when Lee Green (*Marilu Henner *recreating her Broadway role) appears on her doorstep and turns her world upside down.

This comedy contains adult language and situations.

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