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Ahmanson Theatre

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“downtown la”(6 reviews)
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135 N Grand Ave, The Music Center of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, CA 90012-3013
+1 213-972-7211
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got to see Broadway in LA with Dear Evan Hansen...theater is a bit dated and worn, but good acoustics and reasonably good tiered seating, not too big, so more intimate than cavernous. A good spot for a good show.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

A home for original productions and Broadway touring companies, the design of this theater makes even the back rows feel surprisingly close to the stage. The technical staff know how to work with the visiting productions and shows here are consistently high quality.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 652rayq
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Fabulous! Music was wonderful and the dancing was great! I laughed and cried and totally enjoyed it. It wa interesting to learn the life and times of what The Temptations went through.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carol D
Reviewed 17 September 2018

My wife and I went to Los Angeles to see the theater production of " Ain't To Proud " at the Ahmanson theater. This was the story of the life and times of the Temptations. The Temptations were a historical American vocal group who released...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank grandslamhomer
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Great amenities, seats, acoustics at this theatre - especially given its size. Saw Ain’t Too Proud here and it was a great night at the theatre!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chgotrvlr71
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful landmark in LA. The grounds are beautifully kept,fun atmosphere. We saw The Temptations . Great musical but moreover this place is such an icon in the city. I’m sure no matter what you see hear you will feel so Los Angeles. If you are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bumble-Brig
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our sister time watching the play of the Temptations! Great parking and beautiful theater!Nice for girls night out would highly reccomend!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank diam0nddiva47
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Went in June to see Humans . The play was very disappointing but the theatre is great. They are undergoing major construction right now but you can still valet or self park on the premises. The sound system in the theatre is fantastic.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ibaol
Reviewed 19 July 2018

No need to show up early and hang out in the courtyard as we always did as it is under major construction... was here to see the Humans and this is a beautiful theatre with comfortable seating and a great sound system... always a pleasure...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank markj4golf
Reviewed 9 June 2018

The Ahmanson is part of the Music Center, in one of my favorite areas of Downtown LA. Wander around, be sure and see the Walt Disney across 1st and Grand Park across Grand. Best place to take photos of LA skyline is the Water and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Downtown Los Angeles is a busy metropolis of towering
buildings, bustling streets, and industrial
warehouses. There is a distinct multiplicity of
cultures here with a growing influx of business
professionals and hipsters. Many call the evolution of
Downtown over recent years gentrification. New lofts,
bars, hotels and restaurants are popping up regularly.
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2 November 2018|
Response from Bumble-Brig | Reviewed this property |
The grand central station isn’t too far. Lyft , Uber or walking less then a mile ,maybe. This place is great and has a nice plethora of eats. From peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to Chinese to Phó to Mexican to German... More
18 May 2017|
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Response from Skruggs | Reviewed this property |
Parking Self-Parking is available in The Music Center Garage for $9 at the Grand Ave entrance. (Please note: for weekday matinees please arrive between noon and 2pm and you will be charged $9. Parking before noon is $20... More