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Odyssey Theatre
2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90025
310-477-2055
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8 events
5 reviews
21 stars
Parking in the lot is $4 however parking on nearby streets is free and available.
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5 reviews
21 stars
The weather was fair. I wore a coat and jeans.
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"Abigail's Party"
40 ratings
3.4 average rating
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91 events
63 reviews
30 stars
attended Aug 20 2008

The acting was wonderful....the play is not. Sorry....

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5 events
2 reviews
7 stars
attended Aug 21 2008

Abigail's Party was simply awful...no story, shrill uninteresting characters and a theater full of cigarette smoke. We counted the minutes until the intermission when we could leave.
Definitely not worth the price of driving to the theater.

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Alec Bigelson Red Velvet
157 events
57 reviews
11 stars
attended Nov 01 2008

Awesome cast. Great performance.

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Quotes & Highlights

“Mike Leigh’s 1977 comedy is a nasty piece of working-class misanthropy featuring characters who are detestable yet richly complicated… it effectively captures Leigh’s perceptive insights into the lives of ordinary people.” —Los Angeles Times (Critic’s Choice)
“Director Julian Holloway has an impeccable flair for comedy and sly inventive touches in both action and vocal expression that wring every ounce of humor from Leigh’s everyday language… (an) excellent cast.” —CurtainUp

Description

Don’t you hate those awkward social situations? You know, those ones when you’re smiling through gritted teeth, eyeing up all the best escape routes and fabricating some far-fetched excuse to leave. Join Beverly and her husband Laurence, Angela, her husband Tony, and Sue for Abigail’s Party.