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Sidney Harman Hall
610 F Street NW Washington, DC 20004
202-547-1122
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113 events
59 reviews
74 stars
We took the metro to Gallery place and walked a block.
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24 events
17 reviews
4 stars
This area of the city has become popular enough that you can't count on being seated last minute (as we tried to do at Jaleo--an hour/45 wait!) There are plenty of pub-type places up 7th St. but all are a bit of a walk.
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22 ratings
3.8 average rating
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40 events
25 reviews
17 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 were the usual suspects of fine performers there was no Coriolanus Patrick Page...continued

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7 reviews
2 stars
attended May 07 2013

Great show, enjoyed the performance

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14 events
5 reviews
8 stars
attended May 26 2013

A travesty of Schiller's great work. I have read the play several times and even so, I could not follow the action of this so called "adaptation". Why the STC spent money on this translation when a far better one exists (adapted by Michael...continued

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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.