Venue Details

199 Star Starred
Theater J at Goldman Theater
1529 Sixteenth Street, NW Washington, DC 20036
202-777-3210
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Member Tips

Goldstar Member
Public transportation was perfect. Parking would be hard.
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DCQuickwit
Relatively casual for the theater.
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DCQuickwit
We went to Bua Thai on P St. Highly recommended!
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DCQuickwit
It took a few turns around the neighborhood, but off street parking is availble.
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Marlene Cohn
Use garage on P
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Marlene Cohn
Use garage on P street between 15th & 16th - $12
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Reviews & Ratings

116 ratings
4.4 average rating
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attended Feb 20 2013

Well acted and directed and of course Mamet's dialogue was great to listen to. Glad I saw it, despite the review in The Washington Post.

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13 stars
attended Feb 23 2013

Two stars for the outstanding acting (otherwise it would have been one). But overall I don't understand all of the positive reviews about this play. Mamet's dialogue was... continued

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81 reviews
24 stars
attended Feb 17 2013

Fast paced dialogue. The explicit language was appropriate for the subject matter and the setting. The actors created very believable characters. The music before the show began was really irritating.

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Website

http://washingtondcjcc.org/center-for-arts/theater-j/on-stage/12-13...

Description

No children under age 5 admitted.

Runtime: 80 minutes

Written by David Mamet

Directed by John Vreeke

Featuring Crashonda Edwards, Leo Erickson, James Whalen and Michael Anthony Williams

The latest work by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Glengarry Glen Ross ruthlessly examines guilt, betrayal and racial posturing. Two male lawyers are called to defend a wealthy white client charged with the rape of a black woman, while their female associate betrays an agenda of her own.

About the Ticket Supplier: Theater J

Theater J has emerged as one of the most distinctive, progressive and respected Jewish theaters in North America by virtue of its ambitious range of programming and the bold, imaginative artistry of its playwrights, directors, designers and actors. A program of the Washington DC Jewish Community Center, Theater J works in frequent collaboration with other components of the Washington DCJCC’s Morris Cafritz Center for the Arts: the Washington Jewish Film Festival, and the Literary and Music Department.