Venue Details

268 Star Starred
El Portal Theatre
At Weddington St. 5269 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601
818-508-4200
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Member Tips

Al Keep
Arrive early for free parking.
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Alex Kozinski
Casual OK for the matinee.
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Alex Kozinski
EZ parking around the corner from the theater for $5.
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Goldstar Member
Casual ok for all shows
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Goldstar Member
Snacks available, bring your own water
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Kenyon At Work
But, you CAN dress-up, too - its a lovely show and theatre and you won't be out-of-place.
info Aug 11 2012 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

11 ratings
4.7 average rating
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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... continued

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218 reviews
97 stars
attended Aug 04 2012

Fantastic show and incredible portrayal of Marilyn - :) A definite must see. Thanks again!

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335 reviews
-436 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... continued

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Website

http://www.elportaltheatre.com

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