Venue Details

Woolly Mammoth Theatre
Main Stage 641 D. Street, NW Washington, DC 20004
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 54 members
Review from Sue
Red Velvet 68 events 25 reviews

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

reviewed Nov 12 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Ned
Red Velvet 54 events 3 reviews

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

reviewed Nov 10 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
41 events 19 reviews

Too bad it was the last performance of the show because now when I recommend it to friends they won't be able to see it (at least not at Woolly). Each character was well cast, I hope to see a few Helen Hayes nominations and awards for this show.

reviewed Nov 13 2011 report as inappropriate
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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.

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