Venue Details

13 Star Starred
Mead Theatre Lab
Flashpoint 916 G St. NW Washington, DC 20001
202-315-1318
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Member Tips

Bahgin
Casual
info Nov 22 2010 star this tip starred
Bahgin
We parked on the street.
info Nov 22 2010 star this tip starred
Bahgin
No food or drink.
info Nov 22 2010 star this tip starred
Bahgin
At the end the actors stood up and we couldn't read the words on the screen behind them.
info Nov 22 2010 star this tip starred
Alice
We took the Chinatown Metro.
info Nov 22 2010 star this tip starred
Alice
The words were a little small on the screen and the slide show went too quickly
info Nov 22 2010 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

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5 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 19 2010

show was good. not as funny as i thought it would be. some stories were real downers. the seats were really uncomfortable and made the overall experience less than it should be. the actors were great.

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3 reviews
5 stars
attended Nov 19 2010

The marketing for the show was rather misleading. Instead of the show being risque, it was pretty depressing. Stories of rapes and brutality overwhelmed the sweeter and... continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Nov 20 2010

glad i checked this out. funny piece, variety of perspectives. the acting was all right. difficult piece to deliver because of the way the monologue moves from actor to... continued

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Website

http://www.myfirsttimetheplaydc.com/

Quotes & Highlights

“Like sneaking a peek in someone else’s diary, My First Time is a guilty pleasure that’s too much fun to dismiss… [a] surprisingly sophisticated script with great pacing, laugh out loud humor, and moments of genuine pathos.” -dctheatrescene.com
“A diverting evening of first-time tales that is by turns comical, erotic, sentimental, galling, heart-rendering, and even mildly political.” —_GlobeandMail.com _
“Funny and touching to sweet, sexy and silly!”-_Village Voice _

Description

In 1998, a decade before blogging began, a website was created that allowed people to anonymously share their own true stories about their First Times. The website became an instant phenomenon as over 40,000 stories poured in from around the globe that were silly, sweet, absurd, funny, heterosexual, homosexual, shy, sexy and everything in between. And now, these true stories and all of the unique characters in them are brought to life by four actors in this acclaimed 90 minute play.