Venue Details

177 Star Starred
MetroStage
1201 North Royal Street Alexandria, VA 22314
703-548-9044
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4.4 / 5 Rated by 33 members
Review from Leslie Hinton

This was a great show in an intimate setting. Excellent acting, nice sets and a very good band. I loved the story too. Unlike the typical musical comedy, this show has a serious side. The characters go through a range of emotions and show real...continued

reviewed Oct 08 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from BethesdaLPB

A delightful evening! While it won’t have you pondering the great issues of the day, it’s an exceptionally well performed, upbeat musical that captures the period of the 1920s and will put a smile on your face. The cast is uniformly good.

reviewed Oct 03 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from samajak

This show is a treasure and should not be missed. The cast was exceptional -- strong script and score helped make this a wonderful evening for "glimpses of the moon" under a magical harvest moon in Washington.

reviewed Sep 23 2010 report as inappropriate
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“A delicious evening of entertainment.” —HuffingtonPost.com
“One of the best new musicals I’ve seen in ages… a well-crafted, witty musical comed… a sparkling valentine to the Jazz Age.” —BroadwayWorld.com

Description

Glimpses of the Moon:

A Jazz Age Musical based on the novel by Edith Wharton

Book and Lyrics by Tajlei Levis

Music by John Mercurio

Directed and Choreographed by David Marquez

Popular but penniless, Susy and her friend Nick devise the ultimate fundraising scheme—to marry and live off the wedding presents, while they help one another look for suitable millionaires. The plan works perfectly — until they fall in love. An amazing cast featuring award-winning Natascia Diaz.

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