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8 Star Starred
Cornish Playhouse at Seattle Center
Cornish Playhouse Studio at Seattle Center." 201 Mercer Street Seattle, WA 98109
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We ate nearby at Mashawi. The food was excellent and plentiful, the service was fast and courteous and the restaurant was exciting and comfortable.
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21 ratings
3.6 average rating
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2 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 30 2013

This was an amazing theatrical experience. I came expecting a traditional Greek drama and possible boredom or lewd repetitive attempts at humor. However, this show was thoroughly entertaining, funny, and moving. The humor was quite raunchy so...continued

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attended Sep 08 2013

It seemed longer than it was.

There is a simple reason for that. The content of Aristophane's very old comedies runs out well before the play does. I have seen Clouds, Birds, Frogs etc and it is always the same....a modern playwright uses the...continued

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7 reviews
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attended Jul 28 2013

FIVE STARS! And if I could have given this production/the people involved more stars than that, I would have! I have two advanced degrees in English disciplines, and I've read "Lysistrata" more than once in a classroom environment ... but I've...continued

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Run Time: 85 minutes (no intermission) Recommended for audiences age 13 and older.