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Address: 777 Chick Hearn Court, Los Angeles, CA 90015 (Formerly Nokia Theatre)
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Hans Zimmer!

Was there for the Zimmer show. They have a smart way of getting people in by creating new lines when it gets packed or opening a door on the other side. Theater was clean and... read more

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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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193 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was there for the Zimmer show. They have a smart way of getting people in by creating new lines when it gets packed or opening a door on the other side. Theater was clean and spacious.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Microsoft Theater is located in Microsoft Square that reminded me of Times Square in New York. We say the Grammy Salute to the Bee Gees. Don't miss Wolfgang Puck's restaurant on the Square.

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california
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182 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I have been here many times. Now as Microsoft and before as Nokia. I believe it seats around 7,000 so a medium size venue with a great sound and lighting system. The staff is very nice and professional.

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Los Angeles, California
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I experienced The Backlot Project’s “Back In The Saddle” program at Microsoft Theater, which featured a showing of “Blazing Saddles” plus a live in-person interview with Mel Brooks. The program was well organized, my seat was comfortable, and the guest restrooms were spacious and clean.

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Brasilia, DF
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

A very good modern theater! Acoustics are amazing and the size is... great. Very easy access. I would definitely go back.

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

The Microsoft Theater is the perfect size for a concert. It is small enough so that you don't feel you are too far away from the performers.

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Spring, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

My husband surprised me with tickets to The 80's weekend concert. What a great concert venue. We had such a good time going back to our high school years. The venue was jumping. Staff were all nice and it was close to where were staying.

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Orange, California
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

My wife and I attended the Marc Anthony concert in October. This the 3rd time we have seen a concert at this theater. It is large enough to attract top talent but small enough to feel intimate. I would recommend not getting seats in orchestra right or left as the views are obsructed.

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Concert was amazing. The entire theatre is lined with seats in a coliseum like fashion which is fantastic for viewing areas from any seat you purchase. The acoustics were also fantastic. Best venue for a concert I've been to.

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Was here for a conference and the whole place is an experience. From the courtyard to the theater itself. Concessions where great, comfy seats.

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