Venue Details

330 Star Starred
El Portal Theatre
At Weddington St. 5269 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601
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22 events
13 reviews
10 stars
Parking behind the Federal Bar was $5.00 with Federal Bar validation and $7.00 without.
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Convenient parking next door which is also a good restaurant to eat at (the Federal), the theatre is in a great area to walk
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Reviews & Ratings

"Marilyn: Forever Blonde"
12 ratings
4.8 average rating
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18 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 02 2012

My partner and I saw the show last night at the El Portal Theatre and it was an amazing evening. We share the same birthday which is August 5th and until last night I didn't realize it was also the anniversary of Marilyn's death. A HUGE highlight...continued

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377 reviews
-333 stars
attended Aug 02 2012

We had some trepidation - including about price - but were both blown away by this intense, highly professional, informative and moving piece. I'm so sad I can't be sure friends and loved ones won't be able to see this - I think it has a very...continued

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184 events
106 reviews
13 stars
attended Aug 02 2012

A very interesting play about Marilyn Monroe. It was well researched and excellently acted. I'm recommending it to all.

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Quotes & Highlights

“It is a haunting image that Sunny Thompson creates. Every nuance, every eye blink, every gorgeous gown and her walk is Marilyn. This is truly one of the greatest performances of the modern stage. Thompson has the same magnetic presence that Monroe had and is astounding in this role. The production is exemplary. The set is gorgeous with exquisite design elements.” —San Francisco Online Daily News
“The delectable Sunny Thompson has the strange allure of Monroe down to a tee … you can’t take your eyes off her!”  —The London Times