Venue Details

Round House Theatre - Bethesda
4545 East-West Highway Bethesda, MD 20814
240-644-1100
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4.4 / 5 Rated by 17 members
Review from Tom
19 events 5 reviews

The play was fine and decently done but definitely aimed at a very young audience. I had gone in with the impression that it would be aimed at all ages. As it was it was still moderately enjoyable but I would have saved my money for something else...continued

reviewed Dec 05 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Lloyd Dugan
16 events 5 reviews

An effective, if occasionally not completely by the book, adaptation of the story. My nearly 7 year old daughter and I had just finished reading the book (I read it my early youth), and she loved it. My wife, who had not read the book, also...continued

reviewed Jan 01 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from ii
41 events 3 reviews

Very engaging, children asked to see it again. Solid performance and great stage setting.

reviewed Dec 31 2010 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

Learn more about the story and its authors at author Madeleine L’Engle’s website, and through this interview with playwright John Glore.

Description

Before Harry Potter or Percy Jackson, there was Madeleine L’Engle’s A Wrinkle in Time, the original youth sci-fi classic.

On a dark and stormy night, the eccentric Mrs. Whatsit arrives at the home of Meg Murry, a tomboy who doesn’t fit in at her New England high school. Meg’s scientist father vanished over two years ago, under mysterious circumstances. Aided by Mrs. Whatsit and her friends, Meg, her gifted brother Charles Wallace, and her friend Calvin are transported through time and space on a mission to rescue their father from the evil forces that hold him prisoner on another planet. John Glore’s delightful, wildly theatrical adaptation brings this acclaimed story magically to life.

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