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13 Star Starred
Writer's Center
4508 Walsh Street Bethesda, MD 20815
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Easy/free parking at lot across Walsh street -- but previous time, lot was full. This time we parked early and had tasty dinner around the corner at Persimmon.
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10 reviews
9 stars
attended May 25 2014

The acting / actors was superb! Incredible feats of memorization -- long soliloquys. The actors were indistinguishable from their characters. Wonderful. (Only disappointment: the ending...but then, I won't spoil it.)

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40 reviews
17 stars
attended May 24 2014

We always enjoy going to the Writer's Center and Quotidian for local theatre, and enjoy a pre or post-show bite nearby. "Faith Healer" caught my eye and my wife and I saw an afternoon showing. Two acts of two monologues each proved a bit long,...continued

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23 reviews
36 stars
attended May 11 2014

We liked the first act but husband and son agreed we did not need to the faith healer to reappear in the second.

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Quotes & Highlights

“One of those rare works of art audiences are destined to recall as a deeply personal experience. A powerful piece of writing.” —The New York Times


Featuring Christopher Henley, Laura Russell and Nick Sampson. Directed by Laura Giannarelli.

There is a brief use of herbal cigarettes during one scene of the play.

About the Ticket Supplier: Quotidian Theatre Company

The Quotidian Theatre Company's mission is to present plays in what is known as the natural, realistic, or, more accurately, impressionistic style. This is a theatre without histrionics; the gunshots and car crashes are kept offstage. By providing realistic situations and dialogue, we want to give the audience the impression that they are witnessing events over a backyard fence or through an open window, thus transporting them from detached viewers to involved witnesses.