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MetroStage
1201 North Royal Street Alexandria, VA 22314
703-548-9044
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 49 members
Review from NLBG
Red Velvet 67 events 9 reviews

Never having been at a Metrostage production, we were delighted with the overall excellence of the performance. It's a fun, witty spoof from the pen of Tom Stoppard and a delightful evening.

Would reccommend.

reviewed May 01 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from johnperry@cox.net
9 events 3 reviews

Two critics, one a blustering philanderer, the other a perpetual stand-in, view a hackneyed who-done-it in a moor-bound mansion. As the play progresses, critics and actors merge in a mind-bending farcical tangle. This brief (75-minute) trifle, a...continued

reviewed Apr 23 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
9 events 2 reviews

The actors obviously had a lot of fun with this production, and their campiness struck a chord with the audience. While everyone did a good job, special mention goes to Ralph Cosham as Moon and Catherine Flyte as Mrs. Drudge. They inhabited...continued

reviewed May 08 2011 report as inappropriate
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“Stoppard is the master comedian of ideas in the English language.”  —_Newsweek _
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Description

Written by Tom Stoppard

Directed by John Vreeke

Two theater critics, Moon and Birdboot, watch a ludicrous setup of a country house murder mystery. By chance, they become involved in the action — causing a series of events that parallel the play they are watching.

<em>Kiss Me, I'm Katie: An Evening With Katie McManus</em> Louis Vierne's <em>Solemn Mass</em> Cherry Blossom/Springtime Harbor Cruise <em>Fun Home</em> Meli'sa Morgan <em>Ballet Across America</em> Curated by Misty Copeland and Justin Peck