Venue Details

4780 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Opera House
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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S Lambert
Free shuttle to Metro after performance. Leaves from right side of entrance. Took 20 minutes to get a taxi, so next time we'll go to Metro.
Evita travel Oct 02 2014 star this tip starred
Sandy
Take the Metro to Foggy Bottom and take the free Kennedy Center Shuttle back and forth. It was really quick service.
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Reviews & Ratings

37 ratings
3.9 average rating
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61 events
42 reviews
73 stars
attended Sep 30 2014

This was my first time seeing Evita and it was everything I had hoped and more. The singing was wonderful. Everyone did a fantastic job.

Also, thank you Goldstar, we had great seats.

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60 events
28 reviews
6 stars
attended Sep 30 2014

Good show; well worth seeing. A classic, I guess.

Just wish I could understand the words. With grand opera, even those sung in English, they use surtitles. Why don't they do the same with Broadway shows, especially since the lyrics are...continued

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30 events
10 reviews
13 stars
attended Sep 30 2014

Fantastic dance numbers and beautiful, chilling ensemble songs. Leads, however, seemed flat and stilted - technically correct performances, but rigid and lacked passion. Came together much better in the second act than the first, when leads...continued

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Website

http://www.kennedy-center.org/events/?event=TPTSB

Description

Running time is two hours and 45 minutes.

About the Ticket Supplier: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, located on 17 acres overlooking the Potomac River in Washington, D.C., is America’s living memorial to President Kennedy as well as the nation’s busiest arts facility, presenting more than 2,000 performances each year. The Center is home to seven theaters: the Concert Hall, the Opera House, the Eisenhower Theater, the Family Theater, the Terrace Theater, the Theater Lab, and the Terrace Gallery. In addition, as part of the Kennedy Center’s Performing Arts for Everyone outreach program, free performances take place each evening at 6 p.m. on the Millennium Stage. In addition to offering annual series of the National Symphony Orchestra, Washington National Opera, theater, ballet, dance, chamber music, jazz, and performances for young audiences, the Kennedy Center presents festivals celebrating the arts and culture of countries and regions around the world.