Venue Details

Geffen Playhouse - Gil Cates Theater
10886 Le Conte Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90024
310-208-5454
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4.9 / 5 Rated by 138 members
Review from Don
Red Velvet 149 events 85 reviews

Wonderful Pianist and a heartfelt story.

reviewed Mar 01 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Dean Mancina
Red Velvet 91 events 56 reviews

I like Hershey Felder works, so I anticipated enjoying myself, but this was the first one in which Felder was not the performer. What an amazing show. A magical night in the theater. Golabek was absolutely captivating. If you have a chance to...continued

reviewed Mar 04 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Gemma G-E
Red Velvet 83 events 50 reviews

It was our second time to see it and would love to see it again before it leaves The Geffen. We highly recommend it.

reviewed Mar 01 2014 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

Top ten show of 2013 — San Francisco Chronicle and Chicago Sun-Times
“Arresting, deeply affecting triumph … an undiluted privilege to witness.” — Los Angeles Times
“Astonishing tour de force … stunningly good” San Francisco Chronicle
“A stirring case of art preserving life … Golabek sitting down at the Steinway piano is enough to make your mouth fall open with a certain wonder at the way of the world.” --Chicago Tribune
“Golabek delivers an exceptionally heartfelt daughter-to-mother tribute.” —Boston Globe

Description

Back by popular demand! After a 21-week, smash-hit world premiere at the Geffen Playhouse and touring the country, Mona Golabek brings her mother’s true tale back home.

Adapted and Directed by Hershey Felder

Based on the Book* The Children of Willesden Lane *by Mona Golabek & Lee Cohen

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