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Buyer & Cellar Reviews

Sidney Harman Hall (Washington, DC)

Reviews & Ratings

105 ratings
4.7 average rating
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85 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 24 2014

The seats were in the mezzanine. I would have preferred to be closer as this is a one person play.

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59 reviews
72 stars
attended Jun 22 2014

We didn't know this was a one man show. It was so funny! Michael Urie was fabulous. Th how is one hour and 45 minutes and no intermission and does go fast. We were amazed Michal Urie could remember all the lines. We really enjoy the show.

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17 reviews
6 stars
attended Jun 24 2014

What a fun show! Loved the quirky characters and creative premise of the story. Michael Urie did a great job with his acting in filling out the minimal set, props, and costuming.

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13 reviews
6 stars
attended Jun 27 2014

Very enjoyable show. Lots of humor and Michael Urie makes the show what it is; great facial and body gestures add levity to comments that otherwise might not be humorous.

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12 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 21 2014

Hysterical. The audience loved it to the point the guy next to me was literally slapping his knee he was laughing so hard. Michael Urie is a delight and is amazing at portraying conversations between the characters. Thanks Goldstar and STC!

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11 reviews
7 stars
attended Jun 24 2014

In short, I didn't like this show at all. If there had been an intermission I would have left. If my seat had been on an aisle I would have very quietly left during the show. I'm surprised as this show came highly recommended.

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7 reviews
5 stars
attended Jun 24 2014

Excellent actor who seamlessly creates a world of characters onstage, telling a funny and creative story.

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7 reviews
7 stars
attended Jun 22 2014

Michael is hilarious in his performance. I laughed for the entire performance. You really cared about this poor actor working in a basement of a rich actress. This is a must-see!

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3 reviews
13 stars
attended Jun 24 2014

The play was great, but I had purchased my tickets from Goldstar weeks ago, and had the worst seats I ever had. I was surprised since the Harmon Theater was selling tickets for the same price after I bought mine, and I could have chosen my seats.

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1 review
8 stars
attended Jun 22 2014

It was great. So entertaining and clever

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116 reviews
36 stars
attended Jun 22 2014

Michael was hilarious! He started with a commentary and went into the act.  If you know Barbara S. and her demeanor, you'll get more out of it. I missed some jokes because it was little too fast for me. I still don't get it why cellar? Regardless,...continued

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41 reviews
86 stars
attended Jun 25 2014

Truly a comical work of art! The total suspension of reality takes the audience away to a "basement mall" where anything could happen! The genesis of this tall tale comes from an actual book written by Barbra Streisand, part home décor self-help...continued

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35 reviews
4 stars
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17 reviews
9 stars
attended Jun 21 2014

Entertaining one man show that will leave you laughing until your sides hurt about a fictitious encounter between and out of work actor hired to work in Brabra Streisand's basement "shopping mall". Kooky and weird, but fun - kind of like an...continued

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11 reviews
15 stars
attended Jun 24 2014

Michael Urie is an incredible talent and every bit of it is on display in this delightful, energetic performance.

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8 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 29 2014

Bravo to Michael Urie for a stunning and hilarious performance. He certainly should be near the top of the list for a Helen Hayes Award. The show was funny, clever, and very well written. It was a superbly satisfying, and at times touching,...continued

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6 reviews
10 stars
attended Jun 21 2014

It was a simple stage set up and the acting was very good. It just wasn't what we were expecting. The actor played a gay character who performed three characters: Alex who worked in the basement of a celebrity (who we were led to be was Barbra...continued

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6 reviews
6 stars
attended Jun 28 2014

Super show and great seats. I highly recommend the show!

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6 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 20 2014

This was a great deal of fun. Michael Urie charmed the audience with his witty portrayal, always fresh and in the moment despite (a) having performed the role for over a year and (b) never having a moment off of the stage.

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5 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 25 2014

A very fun afternoon. I brought along two teens, both theater fans, who also enjoyed it. It's a one man show - he does all the voices, and his "Barbra" is pretty hilarious. The seats were terrific - the theater wasn't full so they moved us down...continued

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