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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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2 events
0 reviews
4 stars
Had a delicious dinner at Kora beforehand.
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22 events
9 reviews
4 stars
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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Reviews & Ratings

"The Picture of Dorian Gray"
43 ratings
3.7 average rating
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Sometimes too critical Red Velvet
63 events
26 reviews
22 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...

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43 events
17 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 28 2013

Interesting interpretation, but a bit overdone in my view. A little too advante guard and the dance a bit much. Worth seeing but not a typical play.

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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 

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.