Venue Details

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Keegan Theatre
Between 17th St NW and 18th St NW 1742 Church Street, NW Washington, DC 20036
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6 reviews
6 stars
There are so many terrific restaurants in that area, it is an overall enjoyable venue. And the newly refurbished Keegan is wonderful.
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12 reviews
2 stars
Very challenging to find parking -- better to take the Metro to Dupont Circle or Farrugut North and walk to the theater.
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"An Irish Carol"
123 ratings
4.3 average rating
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9 events
6 reviews
9 stars
attended Dec 04 2011

This play was first rate theatre. It was well written, with a well developed plot that held our attention. I attended with a lady from Ireland who attested to the fact that the Irish accents and the Polish accent were quite authentic. The...continued

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2 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 03 2011

Hilarious! A real treat. Funny take on the traditional "A Christmas Carol." A definite recommend as long as you don't mind a healthy dose of the Irish "F" word.

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 04 2011

WONDERFUL! Laughter, tears, and left even more in the holiday spirit!!

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Quotes & Highlights

“…Sweet and cheerfully profane, a modest little 80-minute riff on Dickens, set in a dingy, modern Dublin pub.” —_Washington Post _
An Irish Carol has a gritty realism that is unmatched among the holiday fare … it’s as bracing as a shot of Bushmills.”  —DC Theatre Scene


_Running time is one hour and 20 minutes, with no intermission.

This show is appropriate for ages 16 and up. _

About the Ticket Supplier: Keegan Theatre

Founded in 1996, The Keegan Theatre is a professional nonprofit theatre company dedicated to supporting theatre artists and technicians in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.