Venue Details

404 Star Starred
Sidney Harman Hall
610 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20004
202-547-1122
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3.8 average rating
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25 reviews
14 stars
attended May 30 2013

It was OK. The language was far to updated for me. 20th century slang and references in plays set in the 16th century are never a good idea in my view. While the cast... continued

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23 reviews
15 stars
attended May 21 2013

An exceptionally well-acted (particularly Wallenstein) production of a marvelous adaptation. Theater-lovers should not miss it.

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45 reviews
7 stars
attended May 07 2013

Set outstanding; direction excellent; acting very good. The problem is the play itself. First, the Thirty Years' War is of little relevance today. Second, even with... continued

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Website

http://www.shakespearetheatre.org/plays/details.aspx?id=348&source=l

Quotes & Highlights

Wallenstein_ is performed in repertory with "_Coriolanus":https://www.goldstar.com/events/washington-dc/coriolanus as part of the Clarice Smith Repertory Series.

Description

Friedrich Schiller’s* Wallenstein

  • translated and freely adapted by Robert Pinsky

directed by Michael Kahn

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Runtime:* About 2 hours, 30 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.