Venue Details

47 Star Starred
Gunston Arts Center
Adjacent to Gunston Middle School 2700 S. Lang Street Arlington, VA 22206
703-228-1850
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Member Tips

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Casual
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Joan Ryan
Signs needed to direct people to the right theater. We wandered around the bldg before finding it.
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Joan Ryan
Plentiful and free.
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Goldstar Member
Parking plentiful and free.
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Goldstar Member
Snacks .. candy bars, nuts, sodas, bottled water for suggested $1 donation. Water fountain too.
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Goldstar Member
Theater is around to the right in back. Reach via sidewalk or thru main lobby.
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.3 average rating
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115 events
81 reviews
24 stars
attended Apr 01 2012

Well done performance. Will probably be even better as the run continues. Happy to see so many people in the audience -- this theater ensemble always delivers a fine performance.

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68 events
65 reviews
5 stars
attended Apr 21 2012

This was an enjoyable afternoon. The acting for the most part, was quite good, with a few that were very good. The different characters played by the same person was not confusing to me as each had their own personality.

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25 events
17 reviews
1 stars
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More Information

Website

http://www.americancentury.org/show_waterfront.php

Description

The American Century Theater will present the stage version of the 1954 movie classic about union violence and corruption on the New York docks, written by Oscar-winning screenwriter Budd Schulberg.

On the Waterfront is not recommended for audiences younger than 12.

About the Ticket Supplier: American Century Theater

The American Century Theaters mission is to promote 20th century theater as a vital part of our cultural dialogue. Their mission is based on the firm conviction that this theatrical repertoire -- influential and critically acclaimed dramas, comedies, and teleplays first produced during what Henry Luce called the American Century -- portrays a uniquely American vision that is vital to our shared cultural heritage.