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SISTER ACT at Musical Theatre West

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Dany Margolies – The Daily Breeze

Mix mobsters, doctrinarians, disco and polyester, and the last thing this farrago should produce is a story about finding one’s blissful true self. But somehow the musical “Sister Act” does just that, particularly in the hands of Musical Theatre West, under Michael Matthews’ direction.   Read more…

Shirle Gottlieb – Stage Happenings

Following the knock-out production of “West Side Story,”  Musical Theatre West has done it again! “Sister Act” is another smash hit, with all performances during the opening weekend entirely sold out!  Take a hint: The run is so short (it ends April 24); so if you want to see “Sister Act,” you should call the box office immediately.  Read more…

Now running through April  24

SISTER ACT at the Pantages Theatre

Sister Act Tour

Photo by Joan-Marcus

Pauline Adamek  – ArtsBeatLA

From the moment the curtain goes up and our diva is belting out a song (in a nightclub setting) while flanked by two smooth back up singers, you know you are in good hands and are heading for a fun time. Sister Act stars Ta’Rea Campbell, whose voice is a powerhouse—and she’s not the only great voice in the show, not by a long shot.
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Mayank Keshaviak – LA Weekly

Sister Act’s story of a murder witness hiding out in a convent is similar to a summer blockbuster in that it viscerally excites despite a flimsy premise and plot points advanced through coincidences of convenience.
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Now running through July 28.