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Geffen Playhouse - Gil Cates Theater
10886 Le Conte Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90024
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54 events
22 reviews
40 stars
There is no intermission. Plan ahead.
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Nancy Belling Boyarsky Red Velvet
44 events
8 reviews
6 stars
Parking: The free parking at the Westwood public structure (paid for by the Geffen) is a real hassle when everyone leaves at once. We pay $5.50 for a lot a block away from the theater and are home in bed by the time the last person straggles out of that slow garage line.
These Paper Bullets!
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Ricky Jay: "A Rogue's Gallery - An Evening of Conversation and Performance"
24 ratings
4.0 average rating
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27 events
14 reviews
20 stars
attended Dec 31 2009

Ricky Jay is, as we'd say in Boston, wicked awesome. I'd go so far as to say he's wicked pissa awesome. He may even be, like Bill Irwin, something of a national treasure: heir, curator and master practitioner of a multifaceted set of traditions...continued

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Susan V
54 events
15 reviews
10 stars
attended Dec 31 2009

This was not a show. By that I mean all the parts combined didn't add up to entertainment worthy of an audience. More like a history channel lecture or internet collection of curiosities. The last act was an exercise in tedium, as the audience...

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224 events
70 reviews
29 stars
attended Jan 03 2010

Count me among the disappointed.
Sure I loved the stories, but I expected more.
A lot more.
Jay in front of a computer screen showing off a few of his collection of broadsides and telling stories makes for an entertaining evening, but not for...continued

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Ricky Jay

A Rogue’s Gallery – An Evening of Conversation and Performance

David Mamet, Director of Prison Operations

The Geffen Playhouse is the only Los Angeles theater to host this internationally lauded performer in a decade. All previous productions have sold out – don’t miss this innovative new show before it heads to New York.