Venue Details

18 Star Starred
Electric Lodge
between California Ave and Milwood Ave 1416 Electric Ave. Venice, CA 90291
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 12 members
Review from Carlos Alberto
Red Velvet 448 events 187 reviews

This is a little jewel of a musical with very clever writing and lyrics and fun to watch.

reviewed May 07 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Carlos Alberto
Red Velvet 448 events 187 reviews

...this is great little show with memorable lyrics and clever writing...the cast has an electrifying not miss it...

reviewed Apr 10 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Valerie Day
Red Velvet 55 events 8 reviews

This was a totally fun show. I loved it. The writing was creative, the actors were great, I love the venue. And how perfect to have seen it the same week of the international 4-20 holiday.

reviewed Apr 23 2010 report as inappropriate
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Diane Shinozaki, Producer/Writer/Co-Lyricist

Diane caught the acting bug while attending nursing school when she took up the role as “the flower” in The Little Prince. She continued to perform in college plays, several Theater Rhubarb productions and traveled with the CA Travel Troupe to the 2002 Edinburgh Festival. Her voice-over for the lead character in A Sliver of Hope was shown at the 2005 New York International Independent Film Festival. Pot! The Musical is Diane’s producing/writing and stage acting debut in Los Angeles.

Keith Wright, Director/Choreographer

Keith was last seen onstage in the Theatre 7/Mercury Productions production of The Full Monty as Noah “Horse” Simmons. Before that, he appeared as Jackson in Judy at the Stonewall Inn at Celebration Theatre. His favorite directing jobs were Our Gay Apparel at Celebration and Venus at the Fritz; both in San Diego.

Steven Huber, Composer/Music Director/Co-Lyricist

Steven Huber is a Juilliard graduate and former violin student of the world-famous teachers Dorothy DeLay and Sally Thomas. He enjoyed a successful career as a symphony violinist in such orchestras as the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra in Texas, Orquestra Sinfonica do Estado de Sao Paulo (OSESP) in Brazil, and, as the concertmaster, the Orquestra Filarmonica de Lima in Peru. After writing his first orchestra piece Genesis Overture at age 17 which was performed by the Juilliard Pre-College Orchestra, he received the Boosey and Hawkes Young Composer Award honoring Aaron Copland by the ASCAP Foundation. In 2008 his piece O Sai Perer was performed twice by the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra. Steve has performed and recorded as an improvising violinist and keyboardist in such styles as Afro-Peruvian music, salsa, rock, blues, new age, jazz and bluegrass. Steve has recently relocated to Los Angeles to develop a career as a film composer and session musician.

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