Venue Details

118 Star Starred
Synetic Theater at Crystal City
Between 18th St S and 20th St S 1800 South Bell Street Arlington, VA 22202
800-494-8497
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Member Tips

dress

Casual
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Take public transit
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CP
The weather was partly sunny.. I wore jeans (casual for a matinee)..
dress Sep 30 2013 star this tip starred
CP
We had an early dinner at Jaleo after the show. There are plenty of places to eat around the theater.
dining Sep 30 2013 star this tip starred
Sometimes too critical
The comfort level of the seats in this physical theatre space is wonderful. The legroom and seat width is the best in the area. Therefore, one can concentrate on the show .... not on leg pain or lack of armrest.
info Sep 30 2013 star this tip starred
Ilonna Borisova
The weather was sunny. I wore trousers and blouse.
dress Oct 08 2013 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

42 ratings
3.8 average rating
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Sometimes too critical Red Velvet
41 events
22 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 28 2013

Not so sure that this performance is satisfying. Maybe simply because the subject is DARK. Choreography is key and paramount in this novel genre of dance theatre. Here,... continued

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44 events
14 reviews
0 stars
attended Sep 28 2013

When they produce silent plays Synetic is amazing. However, when there is dialogue their productions lose their magic, as in this play and in the Three Musketeers. Seems... continued

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Ilonna Borisova Red Velvet
20 events
13 reviews
7 stars
attended Sep 29 2013

My friend and I enjoyed the play very much. We could feel all the emotions the actors expressed. Beautiful and talking decorations, music and lights. One word --- great!

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More Information

Website

http://www.synetictheater.org/event_pages/the-picture-of-dorian-gray/

Description

Directed by Paata Tsikurishvili 

About the Ticket Supplier: Synetic Theater

Founded in 2001 by the husband and wife team of Paata and Irina Tsikurishvili, Synetic Theater is DC's Premier Physical Theater, whose mission is to be the premier American physical theater, fusing dynamic art forms--such as text, drama, movement, acrobatics, dance, and music, by producing world-class physical theater for all ages, educating the next generation of artists and physical theater professionals, and promoting this distinct form of theater nationally and internationally through community outreach and touring programs. Synetic's unique performance style is simultaneously avant-garde and accessible, with a broad appeal to a wide, culturally diverse, and cross-generational audience.