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Signature Theatre
4200 Campbell Avenue Arlington, VA 22206
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28 events
17 reviews
14 stars
5 events
1 review
7 stars
The weather was cold. I wore the usual female winter garb of long pants, boots, sweater and pashima.
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"Sweet Tea: Black Gay Men of the South"
47 ratings
4.4 average rating
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35 events
8 reviews
8 stars
attended Sep 18 2011

The show was entertaining, funny, educational and overall a great evening of entertainment. I laughed and became emotional due to the extradorinary acting. I highly recommend the play in all regards.

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5 reviews
10 stars
attended Sep 23 2011

E. Patrick Johnson did a phenomenal job of highlighting some of the realities of black same gender loving men in the South (realities which in many ways are not unlike those of all gay black men regardless of geographical location). The play,...continued

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146 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 09 2011

A lot of the characters/anecdotes were quite poignant, and exposed me to a side of life that I may have otherwise not encountered. At the same time, there were a couple of stories that I didn't follow or couldn't understand why they were included...continued

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Sweet Tea is presented in association with the Ellen Stone Belic Institute for the Study of Women and Gender in the Arts and Media, at Columbia College, Chicago.

About the Ticket Supplier: Signature Theatre

Signature Theatre is a Tony Award®-winning, non-profit professional theater company with a mission to produce contemporary musicals and plays, reinvent classic musicals, develop new work, and reach its community through engaging educational and outreach opportunities.