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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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8 reviews
6 stars
attended Oct 18 2012

A very well acted view into the personality of James Beard, the first great American chef. The play could be constructed a bit better, but nonetheless it is well worth seeing. Personal and funny scenes give you a glimpse of both Beard's humor...continued

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4 stars
attended Oct 19 2012

Acting was good but the show was a little thin.

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20 stars
attended Oct 21 2012

James Beard had a fascinating life that is captured vividly and poignantly in this short but well-written play. Nick Olcott is brilliant in his role as Beard; the part seems to have been written for him!

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This show is recommended for those age 15 and older.

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.