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Woolly Mammoth Theatre
Main Stage 641 D. Street, NW Washington, DC 20004
202-393-3939
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19 reviews
43 stars
Woolley Mammoth is a GEM! They dare to bring funny, unpredictable shows - the best in the area! I will try anything they do! (this was the first time I was not 100% satisfied).
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33 events
19 reviews
43 stars
Even with the current Metro issues: take extra time, don't even try to find parking
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Reviews & Ratings

"A Bright New Boise"
54 ratings
4.3 average rating
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64 events
22 reviews
21 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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49 events
3 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

Description

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.