Venue Details

153 Star Starred
The National Theatre
Between 13th St NW and 14th St NW 1321 Pennsylvania Avenue Washington, DC 20004
202-628-6161
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I wore a sweater, flip-flops, etc..
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We love to dine at Hamiltons, a block away, before the show.
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Reviews & Ratings

33 ratings
4.3 average rating
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12 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 05 2014

This show was fantastic! The choreography was brilliant, the songs were lively and poignant and the cast did a terrific job of bringing this show to life. I would see it again!

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1 review
5 stars
attended Jun 04 2014

West Side Story at the National Theatre in DC was GREAT!

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7 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 04 2014

It was an amazing evening...the acting, the dance, the music (including the pit orchestra)...everything was amazing. Have known and loved West Side Story since its beginnings; last night was confirmation that Bernstein and all his collaborators...continued

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More Information

Website

http://thenationaldc.org/events/west-side-story/

Quotes & Highlights

  • “… Broadway’s best dance-driven musical. Five decades have not dimmed the extraordinary choreography or the score that pulsates throughout.” —Associated Press

Description

Running time is 2 hours and 30 minutes with a 20-minute intermission.

About the Ticket Supplier: The National Theatre Group

For almost 200 years, Washington’s historic National Theatre has occupied a prominent position on Pennsylvania Avenue – “America’s Main Street”. Located a stone’s throw from the White House and bordering the Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site, The National Theatre is the historic cultural center for the performing arts in our nation’s capital and the oldest enterprise on Pennsylvania Avenue continuously operating in its original designated capacity.