Venue Details

81 Star Starred
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Between T St NW and Swann St NW 1835 14th Street, NW Washington, DC 20009
202-315-1305
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Member Tips

Ellen and Don
Try the Ghana Cafe, on 14th between O and P, ten minutes walk south.
dining May 31 2013 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

45 ratings
4.2 average rating
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121 events
56 reviews
3 stars
attended May 27 2013

Same ole Constellation myth story.
Boring.

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42 events
29 reviews
5 stars
attended May 25 2013

I liked the theatricality of the production, and the idea that an ancient story from 3200 BC still has the power to engage a modern audience. I thought the costumes and stagecraft were quite beautiful.

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29 reviews
33 stars
attended May 05 2013

Plays are notoriously difficult to carve from picaresque works like the epic of Gilgamesh, a sprawling epic that follows the demigod ruler Gilgamesh and his animal... continued

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Website

http://www.constellationtheatre.org/gilgamesh.html

Description

Running time is two hours and 20 minutes, with one intermission. 

About the Ticket Supplier: Constellation Theatre Company

Constellation Theatre Company is dedicated to creating theatre that is epic, expansive and essential. Constellation's plays and musicals share the characteristics of elevated language, expressive design and an acting style of heightened, archetypal action. Like bright lights in the dark sky, their shows seek to illuminate the human experience in ways that are powerful, dynamic and relevant today.