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18716 Star Starred
Ahmanson Theatre
at the Music Center 135 North Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-628-2772
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3 events
2 reviews
0 stars
We went to a matinee and bought lunch on the Plaza. Not inexpensive, but tasty and convenient.
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8 events
4 reviews
1 stars
Traffic on 101 getting there was HORRIBLE, it took us 2 1/2 hours bumper to bumper the whole way. Made mistake of merging on to 110 and got off at 4th. Next time we will stay on 101 and get off at Temple.
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Reviews & Ratings

"Dame Edna: Back With a Vengeance!"
192 ratings
4.5 average rating
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214 events
69 reviews
31 stars
attended Mar 28 2006

He is getting a little Tired,
But Bless him, his "over the cosmo garden fence"
continues to be fun, and facinates some. Especially
new peoplewho never had the joy of the original "Shoc
Horror" exposures that prooved irresistable in the...continued

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43 events
17 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 31 2006

One of the funniest evenings I've had in a long time!

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13 events
4 reviews
20 stars
attended Mar 28 2006

Dollar-per-laughs, Dame Edna is the best bargain around! (Even more so thanks to Goldstar.) If you've never seen "her", you'll be amazed at how a show that consists of about 85% off-the-cuff interactions with audience members can be so...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Genius! Hasten to the theatre and sit at the feet of a star. What bliss!” -–New York Times
“Helpless laughter engulfs one and all.” _—New Yorker Magazine _
“If you’re looking for laughs, she’s got a million of ’em, all guaranteed fresh.” —Wall Street Journal
“A miraculous multitude of laughs.” -Star-Ledger
“Hilarious! A giddy delight. It sends theatergoers out on the happiest of high notes.” _-Associated Press_

Description

Dame Edna received the 2000 Special Tony Award for a Live Theatrical Event for her Broadway debut. Created by actor, author, painter and composer and racing car driver, Barry Humphries, Dame Edna is a national icon in her native Australia, as well as talk show host, adviser to British royalty, widow, investigative journalist and legend.

Barry Humphries stamped as 2006 Australian Legend
On January 20, 2006, satirist and actor Barry Humphries, the creator of Dame Edna Everage, joined the exclusive ranks of Australians who are featured on a postage stamp during their lifetime, as the 2006 Australia Post Office Australian Legend. The honour is in recognition of Barry Humphries’ outstanding contribution to Australian culture and entertainment.