Venue Details

8 Star Starred
Burke Theater
U.S. Navy Memorial 701 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Washington, DC 20004
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"Kim Gaveston"
We ate at restaurant "701" in the same building as the theater before the show. The menu is delightful but expensive. The cuisine is creative and delicious. Service is friendly and attentive.
Swing Time: The Musical dining Jul 12 2014 star this tip starred
"Kim Gaveston"
The theater is only about 100 yards from the exit of the Archives/Navy Memorial Station on Metro's Yellow & Green Lines. Street parking is very difficult and garage parking is very expensive, so public transit is the way to go if it is possible for you.
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Reviews & Ratings

68 ratings
4.2 average rating
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7 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 24 2014

Overall, it was entertaining and a nice diversion from usual after work activities. I wouldn't repeat this as a special night out, however. The singers are OK (with a couple being very good). The song selections were fairly good, but the...continued

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15 reviews
13 stars
attended May 22 2014

I grew up listening to swing on my parents' 78s. It was great to hear these well-loved tunes performed live by young and enthusiastic artists. This program is well-suited for entertaining out of town visitors, especially those who are seniors. If...continued

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Ilonna Borisova Red Velvet
21 events
14 reviews
7 stars
attended May 07 2014

The performance was very lovely and on a high professional level. Actors and decorations were able to capture the atmosphere of 1940th and we in return enjoyed it with great pleasure.

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The show runs one hour and 40 minutes, with one intermission.