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227 Star Starred
Lansburgh Theatre
450 7th Street, NW Washington, DC 20004
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The weather was Windy but sunny... I wore A sweater and a jacket..
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We ate at home but there are lots of options right around the Lansburgh and within a couple of blocks.
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3.8 average rating
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98 reviews
17 stars
attended Jun 18 2013

really innovative staging, wonderful lighting, unusual play (no spoilers here)

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89 reviews
25 stars
attended Jun 15 2013

Oh, dear. I was neither impressed nor enchanted. Has great production values and stagecraft, but no heart.

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13 reviews
20 stars
attended Jun 16 2013

We had no problems with obtaining our tickets. We found the play a bit disappointing. It was a little out of sync for us. The director chose modern dress. That seemed a little odd considering that it involved an absolute monarch with life and...continued

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Running time is about 2 hours 45 minutes, with one intermission.

About the Ticket Supplier: Shakespeare Theatre Company

Recipient of the 2012 Regional Theatre Tony Award, DC’s Shakespeare Theatre Company has dedicated itself to becoming the nation’s premier classic theatre. By focusing on works with profound themes, complex characters and heightened language written by Shakespeare, his contemporaries and those playwrights he influenced, the Shakespeare Theatre Company’s artistic mission is unique among regional theatres: to bring to vibrant life groundbreaking, thought-provoking and eminently accessible classic theatre in a uniquely American style.