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The Music Man

Arena Stage - Fichandler (Washington, DC)

Reviews & Ratings

207 ratings
4.6 average rating
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3 reviews
7 stars
attended Jul 06 2012

Great show, lots of fun, very well done. The Post's review was totally misleading and inappropriate

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3 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 19 2012

Marvelous! The cast was great, the music was fabulous and we loved every minute. A must see before it leaves!

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3 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 05 2012

No spark- competently performed but was glad when over

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3 reviews
18 stars
attended Jul 08 2012

Spectacular! Actors conveyed characters' nuances without dragging the story down.

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3 reviews
8 stars
attended Jul 08 2012

The performance was absolutely delightful. A must see for musical fans!

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3 reviews
18 stars
attended Jul 15 2012

The show was excellent. A very good time!

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended May 30 2012

Very enjoyable. Great acting. Lovely singing.
Theater was very cold - take a wrap.

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended May 18 2012

A truly amazing performance. In local musicals I usually expect good performances from most, with a few weak links across the cast. This performance has no weak links. Every character is played to the hilt by a stunning and extremely talented...continued

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended May 20 2012

Arena Stage always puts on a great show, and this was no exception. A fun time, well acted, well sung, and well danced. My only complaint was that we were in the front row, which was actually really FANTASTIC in some ways -- feeling like you were...continued

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2 reviews
9 stars
attended Jul 22 2012

awesome! such fun! Infectious! I want to see it again. Sorry I waited till the last week, because I would! I wanted to leap up on stage and dance with the actors and actresses. LOVED IT.

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 05 2012

Beautiful voices. Fantastic dancing and acting.

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 15 2012

Cast did a great job with this classic musical. I was surprised how much I liked the fact that there were no sets, just a few props to add to the show.

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 24 2012

Definitely worth seeing! Fun to see Christina Kidd in an Arena production as I remember her from her Theater Lab days...

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 03 2012

Excellent production, terrific cast, creative choreography and staging. Extrememly entertaining and good value!

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 08 2012

Great cast. Lot of energy. Voices and articulation wonderful. Engagement with audience good. Length of show ... acceptable.
Would go again and take other friends.

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 20 2012

Great evening of song and dance with an old favorite.

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 17 2012

Great high energy show in a small round theatre where we could see everything!

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2 reviews
3 stars
attended Jul 01 2012

Great seats and a great performance!

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 02 2012

I have seen this musical on many occasions....none any better than this one. The venue is great...not a bad seat in the house and the cast and staging were perfect! Seriously thinking about going again!!

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2 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 01 2012

I liked it. The lead roles were strong and most of the music is still fresh. Good story about small town life and the flim flam man aspect of salesman.

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