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46 Star Starred
H Street Playhouse
1365 H Street, NE Washington, DC 20002
202-396-2125
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Lizbeth
A tad chilly in the theater.
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Just candy and snacks at the Theater. Eat before/after.
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31 ratings
3.6 average rating
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32 reviews
30 stars
attended Jan 15 2012

This classic play was well done by Scena Theater. The set designers made good use of the limited H St. Playhouse space. Loved the costumes made for Hedda Gabler's main character. Thoroughly enjoyed the play!

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14 reviews
1 stars
attended Jan 21 2012

Hedda Gabler was really well done and I enjoyed it a lot. Most of the actors were very strong. I felt Heda (and in fact, several of the middle-aged cast members) were slightly miscast and younger talent would have fit the roles better. That...continued

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10 reviews
7 stars
attended Jan 21 2012

i always have fun at scena's productions. was initially surprised by the set, which was more detailed than usual, but it made sense over the course of the play. the story is great ibsen & the setting in the early 20th century is interesting. ...continued

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Website

http://scenatheater.org/

Description

Ibsen’s place in modern drama is without parallel. He was a visionary, a harbinger of the modern dilemma who helped create modern theatre. His plays such as A Doll’s House, Peer Gynt, and Hedda Gabler set the tone for much of what happens on today’s stages. And, by employing Irish playwright Friel’s 2008 adaptation, SCENA highlights these modern aspects of the play as well as celebrates another great international playwright.

The cast of Hedda Gabler includes accomplished D.C. actors Kerry Waters, Lee Ordeman, Rena Cherry Brown, Mary Suib, Eric Lucas, Danielle Davy and Jim Jorgensen.

About the Ticket Supplier: SCENA Theatre

Scena Theatre (with the possible exception of the Kennedy Center) is Washington's premier institution bringing the best in international theatre to Washington DC and stimulating cultural exchange between local and international theatre artists. Founded in 1987 under the leadership of Artistic Director Robert McNamara and Managing Director Amy Schmidt, Scena produces an annual season of plays, a Workshop Series aimed at developing new work from around the world, special events, and the Washington International Theatre Festival, staged each year at venues throughout the city.