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155 Star Starred
Woolly Mammoth Theatre
Main Stage 641 D. Street, NW Washington, DC 20004
202-393-3939
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4.6 average rating
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44 reviews
16 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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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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33 reviews
33 stars
attended Jun 15 2013

Despite its silly title, Posner's play is terrific, as are the surprisingly seasoned performers at Woolly. Even with many chinks in the fourth wall, this is good solid theater rather than anything weird, with the f*** word masquerading as a mask....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.