Venue Details

46 Star Starred
H Street Playhouse
1365 H Street, NE Washington, DC 20002
202-396-2125
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Member Tips

Goldstar Member
Loved the pie place almost next door to H St. Playhouse. Forget the
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Goldstar Member
The playhouse can be chilly. Advise keeping coat during play.
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Goldstar Member
Snmith Commons at 1245 H St NE. Service was terrible! Food overpriced!
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Goldstar Member
Construction on H St corridor finished with new streetcar line for spring. Area seems safer now.
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Goldstar Member
Pie place next door was great! Forget Smith Commons, 1245 H StT. Terrible service. overpriced food!
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Melissa
H Street Country Club (yes, it's a restaurant) was terrific!
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Reviews & Ratings

31 ratings
3.6 average rating
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31 reviews
24 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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12 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... continued

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9 reviews
5 stars
attended Jan 21 2012

I was glad to see this classic play, but didn't like the casting. Hedda was too old. Her schoolhood "friend" too young. I rather liked George, Eilbert was OK. The... 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.