Venue Details

152 Star Starred
Woolly Mammoth Theatre
Main Stage 641 D. Street, NW Washington, DC 20004
202-393-3939
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My seats were great. Attended the matinee and found a parking space in front of the theater. Dress is casual.
Rodney King travel Jul 21 2014 star this tip starred
Latisha Ella Johnson
The play is one hour long so you can park on the street. So feed the meter!
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Reviews & Ratings

89 ratings
4.7 average rating
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55 events
40 reviews
11 stars
attended Aug 09 2014

I thought the play was clever and well acted, with an interesting set design, especially Chekhov's portrait looming over the production.

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37 reviews
83 stars
attended Aug 03 2014

One can always count on Woolly Mammoth to bring the new, the edgy and the 'well, it was a little different' sort of theatre to the stage. A modern take on Anton Chekov's "The Seagull", Posner and Shalwitz (writer & director) take what is...continued

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34 reviews
7 stars
attended Jul 30 2014

Only back for three weeks. Run, don't walk to get tickets if you have not seen this cutting edge, brilliantly written, acted, directed "updating" of Chekov's the Seagull. He'd be turning in his grave but you'll be, at turns, laughing heartily...continued

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Website

http://www.woollymammoth.net/performance/stupid-fucking-bird-2

Quotes & Highlights

  • “Mines The Seagull for classical heft even while giving it the bird.” —The Washington Post

Description

July 30, 2014: Opening Night Performance and Remount Celebration
Pre-show event starts at 6:00pm and includes an open bar, snacks and an exclusive look into the creative process with the designers of Stupid F***ing Bird. You’ll be able to tour the stage and set before the performance and hear directly from set designer Misha Kachman, lighting designer Colin Bills and costume designer Laree Lentz about the creative process behind the show.

There’s partial female nudity during the show.

The show is recommended for ages 16 and older.

Running time is two hours and 30 minutes.

About the Ticket Supplier: Woolly Mammoth Theatre Co.

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company ignites an explosive engagement between theatre artists and the community by developing, producing and promoting new plays that explore the edges of theatrical style and human experience, and by implementing new ways to use the artistry of theatre to serve the people of Greater Washington, DC.