Oklahoma august2011

Oklahoma! Reviews

Arena Stage - Fichandler (Washington, DC)

Reviews & Ratings

625 ratings
4.7 average rating
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8 reviews
7 stars
attended Aug 02 2011

Trite and insulting stereotypes of what New York songwriters think of the rest of the country.

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 31 2011

There is not a bad seat in the house at Arena Stage. The cast immediately brings you right into the show with their amazing energy. The music is timeless and enveloping. Only wish there was sing-along segment! Plan to have a great time!

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88 reviews
4 stars
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62 reviews
61 stars
attended Sep 29 2011

It was so much funnier than we expected. Everyone next to us was laughing as well. It's a small stage so every seat has a good view. FYI no pictures allowed before or during the show.

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42 reviews
15 stars
attended Jul 17 2011

Very nicely down. Nice venue. Just about all the seats are great.

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37 reviews
11 stars
attended Aug 26 2011

A different version than you remember from the movie and better. A multi-racial cast; s square center stage that puts you close to all the action; interesting choreography -- all make for a more relevant and interesting perfromance.

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36 reviews
37 stars
attended Aug 30 2011

It's never been one of my favorite musicals -- thin on plot and characterization, having precious little to do with Oklahoma (territory or state). However, this production got the most possible out of the story and songs. Several performances...continued

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29 reviews
-2 stars
attended Aug 09 2011

Incredible singing (we had a stand in for Curly, whose voice was superb, diction perfect). The orchestra did not sound tinny, but more like a full orchestra. The dancing was most energetic. How they blocked all of those moves on that stage is...

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19 reviews
21 stars
attended Aug 20 2011

great show; great entertainment; great theatre

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18 reviews
4 stars
attended Aug 06 2011

First, the seats were perfect! Second, the acting, singing, and dancing were the best I've ever experienced in a live production! Third, the staging was surprising and wonderful! We actually purchased 4 tickets and some friends went with us and...continued

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18 reviews
24 stars
attended Aug 14 2011

Great production !, amazing performances!

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18 reviews
11 stars
attended Aug 06 2011

I would be hard pressed to name a weak link in the cast but it is very easy however to name the strongest and they are the quartet of male leads, Nicholas Rodriguez as the hero Curly, Cody Williams as lovable side kick Will Parker, Aaron Ramey as...continued

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16 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 12 2011

Wonderful performances -- beautiful voices and very good dancers -- and very clever staging. The story is silly, but if you like musicals at all, you won't care about that.

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13 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 16 2011

Great production which warrants the rave reviews it got. Our tickets were about as far from the stage as possible, but still the view was excellent.

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8 reviews
5 stars
attended Aug 07 2011

met and exceed expectations -- cannot think of anyone I know who would not enjoy this production

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7 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 11 2011

Cast, costumes and play were outstanding. I loved it.

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6 reviews
1 stars
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6 reviews
8 stars
attended Aug 14 2011

This show is a must see! Great singing, dancing and acting. Can't get some of the tunes out of my head! The only negative was the $9 charge for a glass of inexpensive white wine!

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5 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 26 2011

I loved it. The singing and dancing were great. It was an evening well spent.

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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Oct 02 2011

The performance was wonderful! It stayed very close to the classic, but was able to put its own flare to it. The entire cast was superb, but Kudos to the performers who played Ado Annie, Curly, Al Hakim, and Will Parker.

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