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Laguna Playhouse

606 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
949-497-2787
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Ranked #7 of 24 Attractions in Laguna Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters
Most recent review
- Sep 1, 2014
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Torrance, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Saw a great show - Troubies: A Midsummer Saturday Night’s Fever Dream this weekend at the Laguna Playhouse. This is nice intimate theater where the performers can easily come into the audience and solicit audience participation as well as pulling others on to the stage to be a part of the show. Every seat is good seat for viewing and... More

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San Juan Capistrano
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123 reviews 123 reviews
27 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Excellent 90 minute show with the best of Motown music. Truly not a bad seat in the house. Loved the show but venue was very uncomfortable temperature wise as A/C not on or working.

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Beverly Hills, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This theatre has been a decades-long prime attraction for locals and tourists alike for one simple reason: it presents productions of exceptional quality, showcasing the best available professional talents in everything from actors to designers to directors to backstage crew. Whatever play or musical is onstage while you're visiting, it's well worth spending your time, energy, and dollars on a... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Had the opportunity to see Buddy Holly Story last night and it was one of the most fun and energetic performances I have ever seen. The performers are not just actors but top notch musicians and singers. The acoustics in this intimate theater are outstanding and the performance had the theater rock n' rolling. Highly recommend you see this Playhouse... More

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Dallas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We happened to get tickets for opening night of the Buddy Holly story. The Rock and Roll draws you in to the story, but the quality of the acting and production really made it memorable.

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Oakland, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

When going to the Pageant of the Masters, we always try to see the show next door at the lovely Laguna Playhouse. We've gone for several years. The theater is casual but lovely and the performances always delight.

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Laguna Beach, California
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87 reviews 87 reviews
34 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We go to theater as much as possible. Small theater is the best because it's more personal. You get to meet the actors after the show, and there isn't a bad seat in the house. Laguna Playhouse always puts on A+ performances. Fun for the whole family!

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Washington, DC
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The acting is top-notch, but the plays seem dated. I attended 3. They didn't get better. The exception was The Pianist of Willesden Lane with Mona Golabek, which was amazing.

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Arizona
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is a high class smll theater that puts on monthly(or so) broadway type shows with broadway ...well....off broadway quality...well worth the price...

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Laguna Woods, CA
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91 reviews 91 reviews
24 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Fast moving hilarious performance that had the audience laughing every moment. Absolutely one of the most entertaining evenings we have had! This show ends March 30. Go now!

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