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Synetic Theater at Crystal City
Between 18th St S and 20th St S 1800 South Bell Street Arlington, VA 22202
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Had a delicious dinner at Kora beforehand.
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Be aware that entering the Marriott garage for the first time can be confusing and we ended up in the hotel's $20 parking!
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attended Jun 14 2012

Really raw. One of the best stage depictions of the chaos and ambiguity of very young men at war.

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attended Jun 14 2012

"Home of the Soldier" is a powerful, moving, elegantly gritty creative expression of the modern soldier experience. Synetic Theatre productions are consistently outstanding - this one is particularly timely and profound. The production and the...continued

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attended Jun 29 2012

Synetic is always rewarding to me tho this particular show I would not rate among their best.

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Quotes & Highlights

“This heart-breaking, gut-wrenching story is a phenomenon of live theatre that must be seen to be believed.”—DC Metro Theater Arts
“Chances are, most of us haven’t ever seen anything like this on a stage before.”—ShowBizRadio


This brand new, original play from Synetic’s aclaimed director Paata Tsikurishvili and writer Ben Cunis tells the story of a young man whose entrance into military life causes him to re-examine the meaning of home, family, love and honor. Rife with the stunning visuals and remarkably physical style Synetic Theater is known for, this is a wartime thriller, unexpectedly and expertly crafted for stage.

Directed by Paata Tsikurishvili

Written by Ben Cunis

Choreographed by Irina Tsikurishvili

Set Design by Daniel Pinha

Costume Design by Laree Lentz

Original Music by Konstantine Lortkipanidze

Sound Design by Irakli Kavsadze and Konstantine Lortkipanidze

Appropriate for guests age 14 and older. Parental guidance suggested

About the Ticket Supplier: Synetic Theater

Founded in 2001 by the husband and wife team of Paata and Irina Tsikurishvili, Synetic Theater is DC’s Premier Physical Theater, whose mission is to be the premier American physical theater, fusing dynamic art forms—such as text, drama, movement, acrobatics, dance, and music, by producing world-class physical theater for all ages, educating the next generation of artists and physical theater professionals, and promoting this distinct form of theater nationally and internationally through community outreach and touring programs. Synetic’s unique performance style is simultaneously avant-garde and accessible, with a broad appeal to a wide, culturally diverse, and cross-generational audience.