Venue Details

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Mark Taper Forum
135 North Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-628-2772
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58 events
2 reviews
-24 stars
3 hours long with 2 intermissions but it didn't seem to drag.
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115 events
41 reviews
91 stars
If you eat at Kendall's, share a Floating Island for dessert. It's light and delicious.
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"The Tallest Tree in the Forest"
69 ratings
4.7 average rating
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670 events
337 reviews
71 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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175 events
88 reviews
-162 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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54 events
29 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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Description

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