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Show Boat

The Kennedy Center - Opera House (Washington, DC)

Reviews & Ratings

75 ratings
4.4 average rating
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96 events
55 reviews
70 stars
attended May 08 2013

Awesome event! The costumes are gorgeous, the music is outstanding. The music should have projected further into the audience. Overall this play is a must see.

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51 reviews
35 stars
attended May 07 2013

First tier balcony is fine. Would not recommend 2nd tier, it's too far up. Enjoyed the first act the most. It has all the catchy tunes. The show is about 3 hrs long.

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54 events
28 reviews
32 stars
attended May 24 2013

This is a very enjoyable production. It was wonderful to hear the musical numbers performed by operatic voices, and Morris Robinson (as Joe) singing "Old Man River" was... continued

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15 reviews
3 stars
attended May 06 2013

Beautiful sets, wonderful costumes, great orchestra, and fabulous voices! Should not be missed!

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53 events
13 reviews
29 stars
attended May 17 2013

Great fun...excellent performances.

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17 events
13 reviews
0 stars
attended May 08 2013

Very well done. Excellent voices and good production!

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17 events
11 reviews
13 stars
attended May 06 2013

My experiences at the Kennedy Center are always lovely. This production was excellent. Super performers, wonderful stage props, and beautiful costumes. A must see for everyone.

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11 reviews
4 stars
attended May 17 2013

Wonderful in every aspect. Talented players, incredible orchestra, excellent staging and vivacious set! What a pleasure to have seen this production!

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9 reviews
4 stars
attended May 11 2013

What happens when you combine opera and a classic Broadway show...PERFECTION! Everything about this performance is excellent. A cast of over 100 consist of professionally... continued

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7 reviews
5 stars
attended May 24 2013

Great show and wonderful seats. Although an old show, it felt fresh and as good as ever. A top of the line production, five stars. .

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4 reviews
21 stars
attended May 24 2013

Enjoyable but a little slow.

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3 reviews
10 stars
6 events
2 reviews
3 stars
attended May 07 2013

best show I saw in years. Very professional cast. we loved it

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15 events
1 review
0 stars
attended May 07 2013

Agree with other reviewers that the performers were great, but not so much the actual show which was trite and uninteresting at many times...we left at intermission. But... continued

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1 review
1 stars
attended May 24 2013

From beginning to end, the show was wonderful -- wonderfully staged, wonderfully performed, great new talent was introduced, and -- even with sitting in the next to back... continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended May 06 2013

Perfect seating,will do the groupon anytime .Easy,safe and reliable,Thankx,EH

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1 review
1 stars
attended May 24 2013

We were incredibly disappointed with our seats on the second tier of the Kennedy Center Opera House bought through Goldstar. The acoustics are pitiful waaaay up there. So... continued

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59 events
51 reviews
4 stars
attended May 10 2013

What is there to say about Show Boat. It's wonderful classic of the musical theater and film. The WNO did it unbelieavable well, with a huge cast outfitted in glorious... continued

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Jan
34 events
32 reviews
46 stars
attended May 07 2013

Amazing show with great actors and actresses!

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Scott
45 events
15 reviews
1 stars
attended May 08 2013

Very good, opulent production of an American classic. Great music beautifully performed.

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