Venue Details

19752 Star Starred
Ahmanson Theatre
at the Music Center 135 North Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-628-2772
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15 reviews
14 stars
Very limited street parking and places to eat so come prepared to pay for parking and fed.
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23 reviews
13 stars
They changed Patina Restaurant in the courtyard. They made it smaller and changed to a price fixed menu. We arrived 1 1/2 hrs. early and couldn't get in. The taco bar was closed. We couldn't get into another restaurant and ended up getting a sandwich from the fast food kiosk.
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"A Chorus Line"
402 ratings
4.3 average rating
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51 events
17 reviews
18 stars
attended May 22 2008

This revival seems to suffer from over admiration of the original 1975 production to the point where it never soars. It is still set in 1975, but doesn't fully commit to its time period. Leg warmers are gone, as well as the 70s hairstyles and...continued

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15 events
4 reviews
11 stars
attended May 22 2008

A Chorus Line has always been my favorite broadway musical. I saw the first touring company in the late 70's and fell in love with the show. The production at the Ahmanson is top notch! The cast is excellent and the show still filled my...continued

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Cheryl Morris
57 events
7 reviews
12 stars
attended May 22 2008

I saw this play when I was a child. All the songs came back to me. The dancing and singing were terrific. Everyone in our group, 8 people from ages 14 to 82 thoroughly enjoyed the evening.

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Quotes & Highlights

A Chorus Line is back, and it’s thrilling!” —The New Yorker
“Heaven on Broadway.” —New York Times
“There’s nothing better! The show thrills from the opening number to the glittery gold finale.” —New York Daily News
“Enormously powerful!” —_Time Out New York _

Description

In an empty theatre, on a bare stage, the casting for a new Broadway musical is almost complete. For 17 dancers, this audition is the chance of a lifetime. It’s what they’ve worked for—with every drop of sweat, every hour of training, every day of their lives. It’s the one opportunity to do what they’ve always dreamed: to have the chance to dance.

This is A Chorus Line, the musical for everyone who’s ever had a dream and put it all on the line. Come meet the new generation of Broadway’s best.

Conceived and originally choreographed and directed by Michael Bennett

Book by James Kirkwood and Nicholas Dante

Music by Marvin Hamlisch

Lyrics by Ed Kleban

Originally co-choreographed by Bob Avian

Choreography re-staged by Baayork Lee

Directed by Bob Avian