Willesden lane

The Pianist of Willesden Lane Reviews

Geffen Playhouse - Audrey Skirball Kenis Theater (Los Angeles, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

"The Pianist of Willesden Lane"
218 ratings
4.9 average rating
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189 events
169 reviews
48 stars
attended Aug 08 2012

If you like a good story, you will love this performance. If you love classical music expertly performed, you will love this performance. If you love an intimate theater experience, you will love this show. Hershey Felder's touch permeates the...continued

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65 events
9 reviews
15 stars
attended Jul 28 2012

Far beyond my expectations. What a wonderful, enjoyable evening. It was just great.

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5 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 01 2012

This is a fabulous performance. It is authentic, emotional, well-written, and so professionally acted; it is also an amazing concert at the same time. Mona wrote, narrated, and performed her mother's story by becoming her mother and performing on...continued

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55 events
6 reviews
4 stars
attended Jul 28 2012

It was an absolutely fantastic and moving experience. It was one of the best "one person shows "I have ever seen. Mona Golabek and Hershey Felder have provided us with brief overview of a painful time in history with grace and compassion.

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69 reviews
4 stars
attended Aug 05 2012

Three words to describe this play,"WONDERFUL- WONDERFUL- WONDERFUL" The writing, acting & staging made for a great theater experience. A must see performance,

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14 reviews
4 stars
attended Jul 28 2012

A moving experience. Mona Golabek is a riveting storyteller and a wonderful pianist.

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39 events
11 reviews
13 stars
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10 reviews
4 stars
attended Jul 29 2012

A most moving story of the pianist's mother interspersed with magnificent piano playing of classical repertoire.

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4 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 28 2012

Mona Golabek is not only a fine pianist but an excellent actor as well. Very vividly she evokes the fear of her family in Vienna being confronted with the Nazis and the bravery of her mother's experience as one of those children on the kinder...continued

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3 reviews
1 stars
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3 reviews
9 stars
attended Jul 28 2012

This show was absolutely fabulous. Ms Golabek presented the show well, performed and grabed our attention at once. I highly recommend this show to all.

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Hal
12 events
2 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 28 2012

A heart-rending tour de force about family, community, music and survival. Listening to Mona Golabek's magnificent interpretation of Grieg, Chopin and Mozart, juxtaposed with the story of what her family and others were forced to endure, makes one...continued

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 29 2012

I love this event,wonderful story,amazing music.Thank you every one for this wonderful play.I

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 29 2012

Outstanding. Wonderful music and a fascinating true story presented in an engaging and heartfelt way.

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19 events
1 review
10 stars
attended Jul 28 2012

A beautiful and hear-warming story that is highlighted with terrific piano playing my Mona Galbeck.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Jul 28 2012

Great show; recommend it highly.

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Efren Matos Red Velvet
547 events
316 reviews
571 stars
attended Aug 05 2012

Outstanding performance. A must see.

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266 events
227 reviews
54 stars
attended Sep 02 2012

I am not usually a fan of one person shows, but this is one not to miss.

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108 events
69 reviews
51 stars
attended Aug 24 2012

Excellent show. Piano playing out of this world. Very emotional story.

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50 events
37 reviews
7 stars
attended Aug 03 2012

Magnificent show....perhaps the best solo performance I have ever seen!

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