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6005 Star Starred
Arena Stage - Fichandler
1101 Sixth Street, SW Washington, DC 20024
202-488-3300
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JAG
31 events
18 reviews
15 stars
Parking: disastrous! We drove around for 20+ minutes and missed the beginning of the show. The residential zoned parking down there is in effect 7 days a week, from 8 am to midnight, making on-street parking impossible for a show. Even metered -- except for a few spots on Maine Avenue. We finally made it through the endless automated voice prompts on Arena Stage's phone line to reach a person to ask where to park. "1101 N Street has a parking garage. Not really -- it's monthly parking only. But across the street, at the 1100 building, if you go down an alley and around to the back of the building (very poor signage), there is an entrance into the garage for the public. $12 on the weekends. Really?!! In SW DC ?
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BP
19 events
16 reviews
0 stars
The meal at the Catwalk Cafe was surprisingly wonderful! What a find!
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"Ah, Wilderness!"
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44 events
28 reviews
18 stars
attended Mar 13 2012

Fun and then more fun. Well done

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27 events
13 reviews
7 stars
attended Mar 11 2012

A period piece, some excellent acting (Nancy Robinette as Essie and Rick Foucheux as Nat Miller); good performances by Fried (Sid) and Schraf (Lily). Disappointing: William Riley (Richard). Perhaps a directing issue; too bad. Nice sets, audio...continued

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Goldstar Member Red Velvet
12 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Mar 11 2012

Wonderful production. Nancy Robinette was fantastic, as always.

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Website

http://www.arenastage.org/shows-tickets/the-sea...

Description

Starring Helen Hayes Award-winners and local favorites Rick Foucheux (last seen at Arena Stage in Theater J’s The Chosen) and Nancy Robinette (Arena Stage’s You, Nero) last appeared together at Arena Stage as heads of the house in _Death of a Salesman _and now return to star as parents Nat and Essie Miller. Returning on the heels of her acclaimed professional debut as Ado Annie in Arena Stage’s Oklahoma! is the Madeira School senior June Schreiner as Richard’s sweetheart Muriel McComber.

About the Ticket Supplier: Arena Stage

Arena Stage today stands as a flagship American theater. Arena Stage was one of the first not-for-profit theaters in the United States, as well as a pioneer of the regional theater movement. It was the first regional theater to transfer a production to Broadway, the first invited by the U.S. State Department to tour behind the Iron Curtain, and the first to receive a Tony Award. Taking a leadership role in extending theater’s horizons, Arena Stage has implemented groundbreaking policies and programs, promoting diversity in all aspects of theater, from theatergoing to production.

The Arena Stage legacy of world-class productions includes vast epics, charged dramas, rousing musicals, and probing profiles. From the monumental to the developmental, Arena Stage has helped build the canon of American theater. While they produce American classics, Arena Stage premieres new American plays and supported works in progress. They’ve nurtured artistic growth and engaged the community, broadening and intensifying the theatrical experience for one and all. And yet, in spite of it all, in their second half-century they see themselves as more fresh, restless and dynamic than ever.