Venue Details

47 Star Starred
Skylight Theatre
just south of Franklin Ave 1816 1/2 N. Vermont Los Angeles, CA 90027
213-761-7061
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Reviews & Ratings

"Pray to Ball"
13 ratings
4.5 average rating
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19 events
6 reviews
0 stars
attended May 09 2014

I can't recommend this show highly enough. It was fresh, fun, compelling, smart, and featured a very talented group of performers. The only moment of disappointment was when the show ended; not because it was unsatisfying, but because I swear I...continued

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19 events
5 reviews
0 stars
attended May 18 2014

Interesting exploration of religion, relationships and ambition presented with a lot of humor and pathos. Wonderfully conceived staging and terrific performances by the two lead men.

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11 events
1 review
3 stars
attended May 17 2014

Brilliant and thought provoking - fantastic acting and an amazingly well written script!

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Quotes & Highlights

“Highly promising talent bounces through_ Pray to Ball_ at the Skylight Theatre. Amir Abdullah’s tersely entertaining examination of Islam, college basketball and friendship [is] undeniably heartfelt and thought-provoking.” —Los Angeles Times

  • “_Pray to Ball_ wins the award for best timing of the season. A lean, mean drama … a breath of fresh air.”—LA Weekly
  • “Skylight Theatre Company’s Pray to Ball saga scores big. A rare, slick visual feast … brave performances and honest portrayals.”—LifeInLA

Description

Running time: Approximately 2 hours, with one intermission.

Descanso Gardens: Enchanted Forest of Light <em>CHILL</em> <em>L.A. Zoo Lights</em> American Ballet Theatre's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>Deck the Hall</em>: Holiday Concerts at Walt Disney Concert Hall Rodgers & Hammerstein's <em>The King and I</em> <em>Amélie, A New Musical</em> <em>Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment</em> Knott's Merry Farm <em>The Hot Chocolate Nutcracker</em>