Venue Details

666 Star Starred
Sidney Harman Hall
610 F Street NW Washington, DC 20004
202-547-1122
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JB
Metered parking is available 2 blocks from the theater around the triangle by Indiana and E Street. Spots are usually available if you arrive in the area around 6:00.
Buyer & Cellar travel Jun 25 2014 star this tip starred
JB
Daikaya Isakaya is a block and a half from the theater, takes reservations, and wasn't terribly crowded. They also have happy hour specials that are available at tables, as well as the bar.
Buyer & Cellar dining Jun 25 2014 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

22 ratings
3.8 average rating
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43 events
25 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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34 events
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 were the usual suspects of fine performers there was no Coriolanus Patrick Page...continued

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Mike Begley Red Velvet
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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More Information

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.