Venue Details

58 Star Starred
Gunston Arts Center
Adjacent to Gunston Middle School 2700 S. Lang Street Arlington, VA 22206
703-228-1850
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Reviews & Ratings

"I Do! I Do!"
27 ratings
4.1 average rating
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183 events
123 reviews
33 stars
attended Aug 17 2013

Concept didn't quite work. Four actors, three couples... it was hard to emotionally connect with the characters. Actors worked very hard, but the characters were not believable.

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2 reviews
6 stars
attended Aug 01 2013

An enjoyable, updated take on a show written in 1966, but originally set even earlier (1890-1940). Keeping in mind the era for which it was written, certain anachronisms or marriage clichés that emerge in the play are more understandable. And yet,...continued

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74 events
54 reviews
7 stars
attended Jul 21 2013

Dedicated actors and a creative director are not enough: one needs a decent musical. The play is simple-minded and the music derivative. Cliches everywhere. Not even American Century Theater can save this one...

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Quotes & Highlights

“Marshall uses his expanded cast like a Rubik’s Cube, clicking effortlessly from one permutation to the other throughout the two-hour condensation of a 50-year alliance”—_DC Theatre Scene (Recommended!)
“A must-see for anyone who wants to celebrate marriage in all its forms.”—_Arlington Connection

_"_Director Jack Marshall has reimagined the two-character musical I Do! I Do! for American Century Theater in Arlington, Virginia, in a way both surprising and natural."—Talkin’ Broadway
“A very satisfying and challenging show … all the actors are splendid … disarmingly powerful and poignant.”—D.C. Metro Theater Arts (Five Stars)
“It works!”—Arlington News Network

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