Venue Details

8 events
8 reviews
4 stars
The Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab does not have reserved seats. However, the front rows are reserved for people with mobility issues. A few late-comers were seated in front also.
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Jeremiah Nazarkewycz Red Velvet
33 events
1 review
8 stars
The play is set up as a football game, including a pregame show. While the play doesn't start until 7:45, the doors open at 7:30, which is also when the pregame show starts. To be part of the whole experience of the play, I suggest arriving in time to walk through those doors at precisely 7:30.
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Reviews & Ratings

"Dinner With Friends"
16 ratings
3.6 average rating
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5 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Aug 29 2010

I did not care for the direction. The situation and the characters were not really believable, and there was a considerable amount of "over-acting".
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13 events
6 reviews
3 stars
attended Sep 05 2010

The play was a bit long, and totally overly-theatrical. The characters weren't believable at all. The venue is great; I go to Olney Theater a lot, and typically, while not Broadway quality, usually very enjoyable. I couldn't wait for this show...continued

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39 events
24 reviews
4 stars
attended Aug 27 2010

This is a well acted play and very true to life.

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Quotes & Highlights

“Splendid. Extremely smart… wry and keenly observed.” —_The New York Times _

Description

Directed by Jim Petosa

Olney Theatre Center has been the producer or co-producer of all of Margulies’ professional area premieres (Collected Stories, Sight Unseen, Brooklyn Boy), and is thrilled to bring this piece, one of his best, to its stage.

Dinner With Friends was adapted into a TV movie starring Dennis Quaid and Andie MacDowell in 2001.