Venue Details

Freud Playhouse at UCLA
245 Charles E Young Drive East Los Angeles, CA 90095
310-825-2101
Website Get directions
4.2 / 5 Rated by 73 members
Review from Randall
Red Velvet 293 events 120 reviews

The standout for me was Millicent Martin. She is the reason to see the show.

reviewed Feb 23 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Tracey A.
Red Velvet 266 events 104 reviews

Could not have been better! William Atherton was marvelous as were the other actors, and the orchestra was great! This was my first time seeing a Reprise production and at the Freud, and they've won me over with Gigi! I traveled from The Valley to...continued

reviewed Feb 20 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Don
Red Velvet 149 events 85 reviews

The Costumes were very good, the scenery mediocre, the performers were OK not great. I guess I was spoiled by thoughts of the original movie. The actor who played Honore was not the quality of Maurice Chevalier. It was hard to accept the genre or...continued

reviewed Feb 19 2011 report as inappropriate
View All 57 Reviews
More Information

Quotes & Highlights

“The score is a melodic, wittily literate delight blessed with such songs as the tart ‘I Remember it Well,’ anticipating Sondheim in its wry melancholy as two former lovers look back on different versions of the same past.” -The Telegraph, UK* *
“The highlight of the show is Lerner’s book and lyrics, with clever turns of phrase that are, at times, like Noel Coward set to music… a talented cast!"-_LA Weekly (“Go!”)
“_Gigi
has its charms!”—Los Angeles Times
“It’s a battle of the sexes both thematically and on the stage, as the women in the cast—especially the glorious Lisa O’Hare in the title role—bring much of the charm, humor, and enchantment to the production.”—Theatermania
“Glorious renditions of evergreen songs!”—Backstage

Description

The perfect gift for Your Valentine! You can’t help but fall in love as Reprise journeys to Paris with Gigi! IThe renowned movie swept the Oscars in 1959, winning Best Picture, and the stage version boasts even more songs, more tears and more romance. You’ll fall in love with this Tony-winning score brought to life by our heavenly Reprise orchestra.   *

*

Book and Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner

Music by Frederick Loewe  

“Based on a novel by Colette”

As produced by Edwin Lester for the Los Angeles and San Francisco Civic Light Opera Associations and by Saint Subber for Broadway  

Choreographed by Peggy Hickey

Directed by David Lee

More to Explore

<em>Midsummer Scream</em> Halloween Festival Knott's Berry Farm <em>The Clifton's Canteen</em>: USO Show Tribute <em>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2</em> Long Beach Summerfest Newport Beach Evening Under the Stars Cruise