Arias With a Twist Mixes a Drag Queen, Puppets in a Fantastical Revue
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The last date listed for Arias With a Twist was Sunday May 6, 2012 / 7:00pm.
Currently at Woolly Mammoth Theatre:
- Full Price:
- $63.00 - $68.00
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Helen Hayes and Barrymore Award-winning writer-director Aaron Posner (The Chosen) mounts an encore performance of his latest play at the always-innovative Woolly Mammoth Theatre after its runaway success last summer. Helmed by the company's artistic director Howard Shalwitz, this admittedly loose and frequently irreverent adaptation of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull follows a famous actress whose son, an aspiring theater director, wants make a name for himself on his own. But when his muse, the lovely Nina, falls for his mother's lover, all kinds of romantic and artistic disappointment ensue. Posner turns the original play's famous subtext into scenes and songs, calling Stupid F***ing Bird "a rough-and-tumble meta-theatrical mash-up." Learn More
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“An amazing journey … the sort of show in which a spotlight steals the spotlight, and even the curtains (and what curtains they are) deserve their own curtain calls.” —The New York Times
This show is appropriate for ages 14 and up. Parental discretion is advised.
Running time is 2 hours, 15 minutes with one intermission.
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.