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  Nokia Theater, L.A. Live
by marinarena

Nokia Theater is the premiere live entertainment venue in downtown (apologies to big mama Staples), which hosts several major concerts, American Idol finales, the Emmy and other award ceremonies. It debuted in 2007, with a concert by the Eagles. The 8,000 + seat theater is highly commendable for its great acoustics. I was especially impressed by the sharp guest service provided by the staff. Ushers were super professional, friendly and very approachable.

The layout of Nokia is favorable. There is an orchestra, loge and mezzanine section. All the seats are good, even ones in the very back row and off to the side. Two jumbo projection screens great aid the enjoyment of the viewing experience.

Nokia is off the 110 Fwy and is reachable by several buses including at MTA 81 and 460 and Dash F
The Pico Station is just a few blocks away.

Dress Code: None but make sure to bring a coat. It will likely be chilly most evenings.

Address: 777 Chick Hearn Court Los Angeles, CA 90015
Directions: L.A. Live, downtown Los Angeles
Theme: Live Music

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  • Written Mar 1, 2012
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