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Round House Theatre - Bethesda
4545 East-West Highway Bethesda, MD 20814
240-644-1100
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Parking is plentiful in near-by lots, but bring a pockeful of quarters on weeknights if you don't have pay by smartphone set up already.
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Roundhouse is very convenient. County parking is a block away.
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4.3 average rating
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29 events
10 reviews
10 stars
attended Sep 25 2012

WOW! Incredible acting and intellectually stimulating play. A MUST SEE production for this season.

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2 reviews
3 stars
attended Sep 22 2012

Terrific acting and staging by Roundhouse, but the script stinks (and I don't care if it was nominated for a Pulitzer). For a play that purports to be about the invasion of Bagdad and the ensuing chaos, it's oddly depoliticized: lots of ranting...continued

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121 reviews
4 stars
attended Sep 16 2012

Intensely thought-provoking material that was presented with both pro- and anti-war leanings, so it was neither preachy nor one-sided. And even though it presents some fairly somber ideas, there is still enough humor present to keep you from...continued

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Website

http://www.roundhousetheatre.org/performance/bengal-tiger-at-the-...

Description

This show is recommended for those age 17 and older.

About the Ticket Supplier: Round House Theatre

Round House is one of the leading professional theaters in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, producing a six-show season of modern classics, new plays and musicals for more than 40,000 patrons each year at our 400-seat theater in Bethesda. Round House has been nominated for 146 Helen Hayes Awards (including six in 2015) and has won 27 (including three in 2014). Its productions have won “Outstanding Resident Play” four times.

Round House’s educational programs serve more than 2,500 students of all ages at its six-classroom Education Center in Silver Spring and in schools throughout Montgomery County. Its many innovative education programs encompass Full Day Programs for Youth, including Summer Programs for K – 12; a Teen Performance Company, with classes and events for teens throughout the year culminating in The Sarah Metzger Memorial Play, the only play produced by a regional theater that is directed, acted and designed by high school students; School Outreach, including Intersections, Student Matinees, and Play It Forward, a program that allows Montgomery County high school students to attend Round House shows for free; and Classes for Adults & Youth.

Round House is a member of LORT (League of Resident Theatres) and LOWT (League of Washington Theatres). The theatre is a 501©3 not-for-profit organization with major support from Montgomery County, the Maryland State Arts Council (an agency funded by the State of Maryland and the National Endowment for the Arts), and the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County.