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Laguna Playhouse
606 Laguna Canyon Rd. Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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29 events
19 reviews
4 stars
We dined at near-bt Brussels Bistro and found the French-influenced food very good and the owner attentive.
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29 events
19 reviews
4 stars
Parking at the theater is $10 but there is a public lot across the street that ranges fron free to affordable depending on what else is going on in Laguna. Read the small portable signs in the lot to know which area to park in.
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"The Pianist of Willesden Lane"
30 ratings
4.9 average rating
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24 events
10 reviews
7 stars
attended Jun 29 2014

Amazing true story based on the life of the author, Mona Golabek's mother, Lisa Jura during the holocaust. Mona is a very talented concert pianist herself as evidenced by her performance of so many of the beautiful classic pieces by Chopin,...continued

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6 reviews
5 stars
attended Jun 25 2014

The performance of Mona Golabek was enthralling. I really enjoyed the 90 minute production

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5 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 29 2014

Outstanding and moving production.

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Quotes & Highlights

Top ten show of 2013 —San Francisco Chronicle and Chicago Sun-Times
“Arresting, deeply affecting triumph … an undiluted privilege to witness.” —Los Angeles Times
“Astonishing tour de force … stunningly good” —San Francisco Chronicle
“A stirring case of art preserving life … Golabek sitting down at the Steinway piano is enough to make your mouth fall open with a certain wonder at the way of the world.” —Chicago Tribune
“Golabek delivers an exceptionally heartfelt daughter-to-mother tribute.” —Boston Globe


Adapted and Directed by Hershey Felder

Based on the Book The Children of Willesden Lane by Mona Golabek & Lee Cohen

About the Ticket Supplier: Laguna Playhouse

Founded in 1920, The Laguna Playhouse’s history and longevity validate a unique heritage in our region, making it a cultural treasure for all of California. We produce and present professional theatre of the highest quality, providing a full range of theatrical styles, entertainment, educational programs, and other initiatives that serve our community and reach a broad constituency.