Venue Details

38 Star Starred
Eclectic Company Theatre
5312 Laurel Canyon Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91607
818-508-3003
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3.7 / 5 Rated by 11 members
Review from SethW

I hadn't read the book -- though I'm familiar with Coelho's work i.e. The Alchemist -- and I really loved the play. Very moving. Very sincere. I thought they did well with the tone, balancing between heavy and light. Left me with a very warm...continued

reviewed Apr 24 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Taormina

Great play, and great acting

reviewed May 01 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

This was an extremely captivating production. Thought provoking, poignant, with points of humor made it a very enjoyable experience. The acting was wonderful. I would definitely recommend this show.

reviewed Apr 10 2011 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

Veronika Decides to Die was made into a film in 2009 starring Sarah Michelle Gellar.

Description

In this life-affirming original stage production of Paulo Coelho’s stunning book, the concept of acceptable behavior is challenged and the notion of truth is re-imagined with intelligence, warmth,humor, and passion. After an attempted suicide leaves her health debilitated, Veronika finds herself living out her final days in a mental institution where the patients may be saner than the world outside. Her exploration of the true meaning of sanity and her fight for liberation reveal the power of love,redemption, self-acceptance and letting go.

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