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Ahmanson Theatre
at the Music Center 135 North Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-628-2772
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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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parked below the Music Center, very easy & $9. Easy to get on Fwy right down Grand to Temple.
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"God of Carnage"
543 ratings
4.4 average rating
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12 reviews
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attended May 04 2011

I loved this cast and play. Jeff Daniels was particularly strong, but the whole cast was great and impressive to watch just 4 actors carry the entire play. I appreciated the fact that it was only 90 minutes and it went by very quickly. It was...continued

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16 stars
attended May 03 2011

This play won a Tony? Undeserved in my opinion. But then, there is precious little competition on Broadway anymore, so even a mediocre effort such as GOD OF CARNAGE can rise to the top.

The premise (two 11-years-olds have a playground fight in...continued

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10 reviews
19 stars
attended May 03 2011

Was really looking forward to this especially after all the wonderful reviews, but overall it was just ok for me. It had its moments and there were some clever things, the actors were amazing and I always enjoy the Ahmanson, but ultimately it...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Never underestimate the pleasure of watching really good actors behaving terribly…highly skilled stage performers take on roles that allow them to rip the stuffing out of one another, tear up the scenery, stomp on their own vanity and have the time of their lives.” —The New York Times
“Gleefully nasty fun" —New York Post
“Hysterical! Fasten your seat belts and go!" —Syndicated Columnist Liz Smith
“Original Broadway dream cast…Tony-winning Battle Royal. Let the warfare begin.” —Los Angeles Times
“Four actors at the top of their game.* *Theater dines on bad behavior. _Carnage _is the ultimate seven-course meal.” —Entertainment Weekly
“There is theater history to be witnessed on the stage of the Ahmanson.An inspired, explosive performance.” —_Huffington Post _

Description

The most celebrated cast in recent Broadway history - Jeff Daniels, Hope Davis, James Gandolfini and Marcia Gay Harden - reunite exclusively at the Ahmanson this spring for the Tony Award-winning comedy __God of Carnage.

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This is a production that truly took New York by storm: smashing all-time box office records and nabbing Tony Award® nominations for all four actors, and eventually earning the Tony Award® for Best Play, Best Director and a Best Actress Tony for Marcia Gay Harden.__

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