Venue Details

144 Star Starred
MetroStage
1201 North Royal Street Alexandria, VA 22314
703-548-9044
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Snacks for purchase
The Thousandth Night dining May 05 2014 star this tip starred
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French restaurant next door is pricey, but fine.
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.1 average rating
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157 events
111 reviews
4 stars
attended Apr 13 2014

Not sure if it was the material or the performer (or both), but I never felt fully engaged by the story. It seemed that it would be very intriguing... but the performer didn't seem to embrace any of the multiple characters he played, and the...continued

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45 reviews
7 stars
attended Apr 10 2014

One-person shows are difficult to pull off successfully. This one suffers from a simple, almost childish script, with stereotypes galore. As a result, the actor apparently could not get fully into his role. All around, a very disappointing evening.

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6 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 13 2014

wonderful performance! the balance between humor and the scourge of nazism was perfect. Staff were very helpful with our special needs.

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Website

http://www.metrostage.org/the-thousandth-night.html#.Uznvi61dU00

Quotes & Highlights

  • “[A] rare night at the theatre that both celebrates and shatters the human spirit … a tour de force performance … sensitive, insightful direction … all contribute to a theatrical experience that will linger in the consciousness long after the lights go down.” — Diane Jackson Schnoor, DCMetroTheaterGuide

About the Ticket Supplier: MetroStage

MetroStage is the oldest professional theatre in Northern Virginia. Located in the north end of Old Town Alexandria, it is an award-winning theatre recognized for its musicals and plays. MetroStage presents original, challenging, and innovative work: work that is unpredictable and nontraditional, work that tells a compelling story and showcases remarkable talent. The 130 seat theatre presents opportunities for both the actors and the audience to experience theatre in an intimate, communal setting. MetroStage also works with playwrights and composers and is recognized for its role in the development of new plays and musicals for the stage.