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Warner Theatre
513 13th Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20004
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1 review
0 stars
Recommend making a garage reservation using ahead of arriving for the show. Lots of reasonably priced garage spots in the area.
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36 events
18 reviews
11 stars
We ate at Chef Geoff's across the street. Great!
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B.B. King
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54 events
13 reviews
12 stars
attended Jul 17 2014

He's a legend. He's also eighty-eight. It was great being able to see B.B. King while he's still here. Unfortunately, he had trouble playing, had trouble remembering the names of the members of his band, and seemed to struggle with the...continued

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6 reviews
4 stars
attended Jul 17 2014

Really happy I got to see him before he died. Great concert. The ticket price was awesome.

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 17 2014

B.B. King is one of the titans of the blues, but at age 88, he just can't cut it any more. The concert was a huge disappointment. He didn't play and he didn't sing. He spent 15 minutes of his hour on stage just introducing the band!! He just...continued

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About the Ticket Supplier: Warner Theatre

The Warner’s special place in the history of Washington began in the 1920s when dozens of grand theaters and moviehouses lit up downtown. Built first for vaudeville and silent movies, the Theatre was opened as the Earle Theatre in 1924.

The Earle switched to a movies-only policy in 1945 and in 1947, owner Harry Warner, one of the Hollywood’s Warner Brothers, visited Washington and told his tour guide Julian Brylawski (one of the original builders) that since he owned the theatre, his name should be on the marquee. Thus the Earle Theatre became the Warner Theatre.