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Mark Taper Forum
135 North Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Ate at Vespaio near the Broad, walking distance from the Music Center. Can be expensive, or not (we shared a huge salad and tasty pizza, along with apple crisp.)
Father Comes Home From The Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3)
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After the show, we walked to a restaurant called Sugar Fish. The best sushi we've ever eaten.
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"The Tallest Tree in the Forest"
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4.7 average rating
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733 events
368 reviews
78 stars
attended Apr 15 2014

A one man show describing the unusual life of Paul Robeson. The actor is very talented, portraying a variety of roles with different accents. He also sings some of the songs Robeson was famous for. Of course his voice is quite different. A...continued

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91 reviews
-125 stars
attended Apr 24 2014

There are two productions about the life of Paul Robeson presently running in this City and so honored to have seen them both. The first was last month as I witnessed Keith David's outstanding performance and last nite, Mr. Beaty did not...continued

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30 reviews
40 stars
attended Apr 24 2014

Having seen and enjoyed the one man play at the Ebony Repertory Theatre about Paul Robeson, I was curious if this one at the Mark Taper had anything new to offer. Rest assured Robeson was such a complex and legendary figure this portrayal was...continued

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The show runs approximately two hours, with one intermission, and is recommended for those ages 16 and older.