Venue Details

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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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4 reviews
4 stars
The weather was pleasant.. I wore a nice shirt and pants. As casual or as festive as you wish..
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4 reviews
4 stars
Use Metro. Went on a Saturday night, used the Metro trip planner and arrived at Crystal City exactly when promised.
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Reviews & Ratings

"Romeo and Juliet"
17 ratings
4.6 average rating
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25 events
9 reviews
14 stars
attended Feb 21 2016

Beautifully done as usual. Choreography was brilliant.
My only complaint were the seats. I was in B12 and really
had a windshield wiper problem with trying to see around the person in front of me. I'm sure whoever was behind me was thrilled as...continued

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16 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 19 2016

The show was not bad but not in the same league as Synetic's other silent Shakespeare productions. Maybe it's because this play has become too cliche, but it didn't reach the kind of emotional depth as other works this amazing company has done.

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32 reviews
19 stars
attended Nov 27 2011

This is the second Romeo and Juliet production I have seen by Synetic Theater. I loved the first one, and I liked the one last night, but not as much as the first one I saw. It did not seem to have as much dancing as the first one, but that could...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“If you’ve never experienced the hyper-theatrical dance moves and dramatics of the astonishing Synetic Theater, may I suggest that now would be a very good time to start?”  —The Washington Post 
“… like a pack of Olympic gymnasts pitted for their lives against Cirque du Soleil acrobats in some half-gravity environment — that’s how fearless, how fast, how goddamn airborne it seems.”  —Washington CityPaper

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.