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Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center
3050 Los Angeles Ave Simi Valley, CA 93065
805-583-7905
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48 events
26 reviews
16 stars
Box office and restrooms are a full floor down stairs from the main floor into the theater. If you have trouble getting around, not the best venue for you.
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48 events
26 reviews
16 stars
Uncomfortable seats without much leg room.
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"The Miracle Worker"
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14 events
3 reviews
10 stars
attended Jun 02 2013

My husband and I went to the performance yesterday. We are still talking about how wonderful the play was and the actresses who played Helen and Ann were so outstanding. My granddaughter was one of the blind girls and she handed the present to...continued

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Caroline
5 events
3 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 02 2013

The show was amazing! The cast exceptional, I highly recommend this show! Truly inspiring!

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Description

Drawing heavily from letters written by Anne Sullivan in 1887, as well as from Helen Keller’s autobiography, William Gibson constructed a drama around the events that took place when Helen Keller and her teacher, Anne Sullivan, first met in the 1880s. The exchanges that take place in The Miracle Worker are all derived from factual events that Gibson has woven together to construct a fluid, emotionally real, depiction of the “miracle” Anne Sullivan was able to work; teaching Helen to communicate and allowing her be a part of the world around her.