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The Pasadena Playhouse
39 S. El Molino Ave. Pasadena, CA 91101
626-356-7529
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There's a room on the side of courtyard that gives historical info on historical backdrop of the play. Enjoyed doing my own watercolor painting there too.
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Enjoyed Abricott Thai fusion nearby. Good duck rolls; skip the shrimp salad.
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4.3 average rating
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Eve Himmelheber
28 events
12 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 17 2014

I thought that the cast was too small to service the needs of the show (aka "a big dance musical"). The humor wasn't clear. The focus was split too often (offstage distractions with open sight lines). I know the show well, yet I wouldn't have...continued

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6 reviews
4 stars
attended Sep 17 2014

The theater was not coll enough. Individually the performers were quite good, but in many ways the production seemed amateurish. The sound was not good. It was muffled and we got about 60% of the words.

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134 events
79 reviews
16 stars
attended Sep 19 2014

This is one of my favorite musicals and I've seen it done wonderfully and horribly. This version falls in the, "Eh" category. Wayne Brady was funny and performed one of the funniest versions of "I've Come to Wife it Wealthily in Padua." He's a...continued

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Website

http://www.pasadenaplayhouse.org/box-office/mainstage/kiss-me,-kate...

Quotes & Highlights

“Wayne Brady and Merle Dandridge shine!” – -Go! LA Weekly

“An ingenious adaptation” —Los Angeles Times

Description

Running time is two hours and 45 minutes (including a 15-minute intermission).