Venue Details

6 Star Starred
John Swayze Theatre
The New School of Northern Virginia 9431 Silver King Court Fairfax, VA 22031
703-674-3177
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Casual dress, arrive early - open seating - although all seats have good view of stage, as the theater is small.
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Vicia
Look for the Hub Theatre Co. sign as the Swayze Theatre is not marked.
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Ellen Canova
92 events
24 reviews
40 stars
attended Dec 16 2011

Jason Lott was absolutely extraordinary. He was joy to behold.

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attended Dec 17 2011

Nice adaptation. I watched the movie two days before the play, which was very helpful in following along. I attended with two friends. One had never seen the movie and, while she appreciated the performance, she was absolutely lost with the story...continued

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More Information

Website

http://www.thehubtheatre.org/performance_wonderful.html

Description

The Hub kicks off the mainstage season just in time for the holidays with a world premiere and new take on a seasonal classic. Wonderful Life is based on It’s a Wonderful Life_, produced and directed by Frank Capra. The Hub’s Artistic Director, Helen Pafumi, and talented actor and Hub favorite, Jason Lott (_The Pavilion and Summer Cabaret), have co-adapted the classic to create a fun new version for the stage. Every holiday season, we follow George Bailey through highs and lows as he struggles to understand his own worth and ultimately finds that life is worth living. The Hub’s new telling features Jason Lott playing all the roles necessary to bring this Christmas tale to life. This exciting and demanding one-person show is sure to delight audiences of all ages this holiday season.

About the Ticket Supplier: The Hub Theatre

The Hub Theatre endeavors to produce work that highlights our common humanity. To create a theatrical experience that is at once challenging and inclusive; to be the physical center of a dynamic circle of story, art and community, a place where we all gather to experience and inform that transcendent exchange so unique to live theatre.