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55 Star Starred
The Hayworth Mainstage Theater
2511 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90057
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We were pleased that they didn't gouge the consumer on the cost of drinks, snacks and T-shirts/hats. Everything was very low key and affordable. A nice group of people run this place.
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The weather was fair. I wore casual clothes. It is not a fancy affair.
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Reviews & Ratings

"Sketches From the National Lampoon"
60 ratings
3.1 average rating
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203 events
22 reviews
28 stars
attended Feb 16 2013

Not for the faint of heart or up tight.It pushes the envelope in the way National Lampoon is known for.Some of the sketches were just ok and others were fantastic,the cast was universally very talented.I would in many ways compare it to an...continued

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40 events
29 reviews
15 stars
attended Feb 09 2013

We left before it ended. Truly lame material, foisted on a game cast. What a disaster.

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79 events
13 reviews
5 stars
attended Feb 08 2013

As a huge fan of National Lampoon's Radio Hour as a kid, I had high hopes for this show. What a disaster. They tried to revamp some of the jokes to make it more relevant, but everything was just stale. One or two good moments, but this show is...continued

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Conceived and Produced by Matty Simmons 

Original Songs by Richard Levinson 

Directed by Pat Towne 

This show features adult content and themes, and is recommended for ages 17 and older.

About the Ticket Supplier: Sketches From the National Lampoon, LLC

Featuring the most hilarious and classic monologues, sketches, songs and other humor derived from the best known comedy company in entertainment history and written by over thirty writers during the 1970's and 1980's including Michael O'Donoghue, Doug Kenney, John Hughes, and PJ O'Rourke. SKETCHES FROM THE NATIONAL LAMPOON will take an irreverent look back at the best of the best in Lampoon history. The show is being produced by National Lampoon founder Matty Simmons, who created, not only the humor magazine, but also the radio shows, albums, theatre and such films as "National Lampoon's Animal House" and "Vacation" series. The show is also being co-produced along with the new President of the National Lampoon Alan Donnes, CEO Jerry Daigle and Patti Browne.