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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8 events
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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8 events
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

"The Picture of Dorian Gray"
43 ratings
3.7 average rating
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Sometimes too critical Red Velvet
64 events
27 reviews
9 stars
attended Sep 28 2013

Not so sure that this performance is satisfying. Maybe simply because the subject is DARK. Choreography is key and paramount in this novel genre of dance theatre. Here, there were fine pieces of movement. But I grew weary of the in-your-face...continued

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57 events
18 reviews
1 stars
attended Sep 28 2013

When they produce silent plays Synetic is amazing. However, when there is dialogue their productions lose their magic, as in this play and in the Three Musketeers. Seems like most of their actors are chosen for their physicality but are not good...continued

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Ilonna Borisova Red Velvet
24 events
15 reviews
7 stars
attended Sep 29 2013

My friend and I enjoyed the play very much. We could feel all the emotions the actors expressed. Beautiful and talking decorations, music and lights. One word --- great!

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Directed by Paata Tsikurishvili