Venue Details

150 Star Starred
Woolly Mammoth Theatre
Main Stage 641 D. Street, NW Washington, DC 20004
202-393-3939
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My seats were great. Attended the matinee and found a parking space in front of the theater. Dress is casual.
Rodney King travel Jul 21 2014 star this tip starred
Latisha Ella Johnson
The play is one hour long so you can park on the street. So feed the meter!
Rodney King info Jul 14 2014 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

15 ratings
4.7 average rating
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9 events
9 reviews
3 stars
attended Apr 13 2013

interesting "stuff" and most capably delivered but could have been a mite shorter to keep one's attention span the entire time. .

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16 events
8 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 02 2013

Great monologue and very thought provoking. I liked the comparison of Burning Man, Walt Disney and Zucotti Park and how he kept looping back around through these topics. The ending was surprising and a perfect end. Possibly a bit long. It would...continued

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24 events
7 reviews
6 stars
attended Mar 31 2013

Mike Daisey once again spins unrelated stories into an integrated whole, and leaves you much to ponder. One man sitting on a stage, mesmerizing 240 people for more than two hours, no intermission. Be sure to hurry up out to get the end of the show!

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Website

http://www.woollymammoth.net/performances/show_american_utopias.php

Quotes & Highlights

“Enthralling and supremely theatrical … incomparable comic verve." — Chicago Sun-Times
“Vivid, hilarious, raunchy, and at times profound.” —Boston Globe
_ _ “Superb … Mike Daisey is a keen cultural observer with a ruthless streak.” —Chicago Tribune
“Masterful and bombastically funny … a voluble and valuable raconteur.” _ —Time Out Chicago_

Description

This show is recommended for those ages 14 and older.

About the Ticket Supplier: Woolly Mammoth Theatre Co.

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company ignites an explosive engagement between theatre artists and the community by developing, producing and promoting new plays that explore the edges of theatrical style and human experience, and by implementing new ways to use the artistry of theatre to serve the people of Greater Washington, DC.