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185 Star Starred
Woolly Mammoth Theatre
Main Stage 641 D. Street, NW Washington, DC 20004
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13 events
8 reviews
10 stars
Have a drink before going. At intermission, there was 1 bartender and over 20 people in line waiting.
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"A Bright New Boise"
54 ratings
4.3 average rating
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59 events
22 reviews
20 stars
attended Nov 12 2011

Excellent play. It held our attention and I overheard much discussion on the way out--a good sign. I wish it were going to be here longer so I could recommend it to friends. We thought the acting was very good. (the subject could be sensitive to...continued

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8 reviews
5 stars
attended Nov 12 2011

An astonishing, powerful piece of theatre! As a person of faith, I found it provocative, respectful and meaningful. Lots of profanity, but none of it gratuitous - rather, a comment on how we now communicate. Alternately funny and heartbreaking, I...continued

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40 events
2 reviews
10 stars
attended Nov 10 2011

Well-written, beautifully acted, disturbingly thought-provoking; well worth seeing!

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Quotes & Highlights

“This clear-eyed comedy will lift your heart.” —TimeOut New York


Prepare yourself: in the parking lot of a mega craft store in Idaho, someone is summoning The Rapture. Samuel D. Hunter’s heartbreakingly funny reckoning between a father and son will shatter your preconceptions about the sacred, the profane, and the secret lives of big-box retailers.

Featuring company members Kimberly Gilbert, Michael Willis, and Michael Russotto, with Felipe Cabezas, Michael Glenn, Joshua Morgan and Emily Townley.

About the Ticket Supplier: Woolly Mammoth Theatre Co.

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company ignites an explosive engagement between theatre artists and the community by developing, producing and promoting new plays that explore the edges of theatrical style and human experience, and by implementing new ways to use the artistry of theatre to serve the people of Greater Washington, DC.