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270 Star Starred
Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
202-544-7077
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 25 members
Review from Liz1
34 events 6 reviews

I agree with the very positive reviews. I thought it was terrific, and I didn't find it too long. Our seats were on the side, in the orchestra, but the sightline was fine. The theater was full, even on a Tuesday. If you come early, it's easy...continued

reviewed May 26 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
2 events 1 review

I really enjoyed this production of Arcadia at the Folger Theatre. It was complex and engaging, witty and poignant. I am curious to read the play again - at three hours long, I'm thinking this production may have had some material added, although...continued

reviewed May 05 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from Smith
Red Velvet 70 events 16 reviews

Provocative production. Although the play is about three hours in length, the production never drags, and it continually pulls you in so that you don't feel the time. A very worthwhile three hours. The only drawback to the Goldstar tickets is...continued

reviewed May 17 2009 report as inappropriate
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By Tom Stoppard 

Directed by Aaron Posner 

This modern masterpiece, part history, part mystery, calibrates the relationship between the past and the present in the lush setting of an English country house. Encompassing many endeavors of the mind — from mathematics and physics to poetry and landscape architecture — Stoppard’s play is wildly intelligent, extremely funny, and poignantly human. 

<em>Parade</em> The Victorian Lyric Opera Company Presents <em>La Perichole</em> <em>Fickle: A Fancy French Farce</em> <em>James and the Giant Peach Jr.</em> <em>Fun Home</em> <em>Two Rooms</em>