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Round House Theatre - Bethesda
4545 East-West Highway Bethesda, MD 20814
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Roundhouse is very convenient. County parking is a block away.
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Two different parking garages- one right across the street and one down the block.
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2 reviews
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attended Oct 21 2010

Beginning with absolutely terrific seats (1st row) and a sparse, interesting set, Ameriville started at 110 miles an hour and pretty much stayed there for an hour and fifteen minutes. Excellent performers, well staged and choreographed, intensely...continued

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attended Oct 23 2010

Each of the performers are such passionate, talented artists with incredible stamina! A truly unique, though-provoking, entertaining show. Very special. I plan to see it again.

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attended Nov 06 2010

Engaging, energetic, outstanding!

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Quotes & Highlights

“[Their work] absolutely demands to be seen” —Boston Globe


Developed with and directed by Chay Yew. 

Written, created, and performed by UNIVERSES: Steven Sapp, Mildred Ruiz, Gamal Chasten, William Ruiz (a.k.a. “Ninja”).

The UNIVERSES performance ensemble’s new show Ameriville was a hit at the renowned Humana Festival and is now winning raves across the country. It takes on what it means to be an American – with heart, humor, incandescent harmonies, and powerful performances.

An ensemble of multi-disciplined writers and performers, UNIVERSES’s work is as entertaining as it is thought-provoking. Their Ameriville says, "Here’s the situation. Now what do you think?

About the Ticket Supplier: Round House Theatre

Round House Theatre produces literary adaptations and contemporary works for the stage, conducts community-based education programs, and provides a home to diverse artists and arts organizations. Their work is expansive: they make art to explore big ideas, broaden minds, move hearts, exercise imaginations, and—ultimately—to build community through the shared experience of live theatre.