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19736 Star Starred
Ahmanson Theatre
at the Music Center 135 North Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-628-2772
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19 events
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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42 events
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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"Minsky's"
369 ratings
4.3 average rating
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13 events
10 reviews
7 stars
attended Jan 25 2009

"MINSKY'S" the musical world premiere of the musical at the Ahmanson. Book by Bob Martin (of "The Drowsy Chaperone"), Music by Charles Strouse (Annie) and Lyrics by Susan Birkenhead (Jelly's Last Jam). Directed and Choreographed by Casey Nicholaw...continued

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Mollie Wine
34 events
16 reviews
32 stars
attended Jan 27 2009

Loved it! It really was a breath of fresh air. We laughed and enjoyed ourselves. What more can you ask from a show that promises to lighten your spiritual load.

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33 events
20 reviews
16 stars
attended Jan 22 2009

The premise was simple. The acting, dancing & singing was simply, though deftly, delivered. There were some simply cute & adoreable moments and numbers. Planly, it was simply simple & enjoyable, but not much more.

The production seemed a bit...continued

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Description

When times are tough and smiles are hard to come by, it’s good to know there’s still one escape where you can find an easy laugh, a pretty girl, and maybe even fall in love.

Writer Bob Martin and Director/Choreographer Casey Nicholaw  (both of The Drowsy Chaperone fame) join forces with the legendary composer  Charles Strouse (Bye Bye Birdie, Applause, Annie_) and acclaimed lyricist Susan  Birkenhead (_Jelly’s Last Jam) for this world premiere.