Venue Details

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The Kennedy Center - Opera House
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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4.4 average rating
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Nancy
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15 reviews
4 stars
attended Feb 25 2014

This was the most boring opera I have ever gone to. The only interesting part was the set, but it wasn't worth sitting there for three hours. The singers tried hard, but the opera itself was very boring.

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81 reviews
24 stars
attended Feb 25 2014

It was really quite fantastic. One of the best productions that I've seen at WNO. Music was gorgeous. Eric Green, Stephen Costello and Talise Trevigne were especially... continued

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14 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 25 2014

I think "Moby Dick" may enter the repertory. It's a piece I would see again. I thought this particular production was beautiful, and almost all the singing was first... continued

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Website

http://www.kennedy-center.org/events/?event=ooosb

Description

The opera runs approximately three hours, including an intermission.

About the Ticket Supplier: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, located on 17 acres overlooking the Potomac River in Washington, D.C., is America’s living memorial to President Kennedy as well as the nation’s busiest arts facility, presenting more than 2,000 performances each year. The Center is home to seven theaters: the Concert Hall, the Opera House, the Eisenhower Theater, the Family Theater, the Terrace Theater, the Theater Lab, and the Terrace Gallery. In addition, as part of the Kennedy Center’s Performing Arts for Everyone outreach program, free performances take place each evening at 6 p.m. on the Millennium Stage. In addition to offering annual series of the National Symphony Orchestra, Washington National Opera, theater, ballet, dance, chamber music, jazz, and performances for young audiences, the Kennedy Center presents festivals celebrating the arts and culture of countries and regions around the world.