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46 Star Starred
H Street Playhouse
1365 H Street, NE Washington, DC 20002
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1 review
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A tad chilly in the theater.
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Just candy and snacks at the Theater. Eat before/after.
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Reviews & Ratings

"Black Nativity"
73 ratings
4.8 average rating
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32 events
8 reviews
8 stars
attended Dec 10 2011

The performance waas well produced and played. The performers had excellent voices. I see it again if it was still open.

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7 events
2 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 30 2011

We have seen Black Nativity numerous times, but this was the absolute far!! The voices were simply EXCEPTIONAL!! We didn't want it to end! I hope this troop will perform it again next year! If so, we will make sure the Playhouse is...continued

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33 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 22 2011

This was a wonderful performance. The ensemble cast was great and the singing superb. Some areas of improvement: 1) The theatre accoustics, at times it was hard to hear the actors with speaking roles. 2) It got warm and the actors were heavily...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Blurring the boundaries between ancient ritual and contemporary traditions … It’s an incubator of goodwill.” —DCTheater Scene


By Langston Hughes

Directed by Stephawn Stephens

Now, today, here in this place, nineteen centuries removed from Bethleham — in a land far across the sea from Judea — we sing His songs and glorify His name.

About the Ticket Supplier: Theater Alliance

Theater Alliance is a nonprofit professional theater company that focuses on presenting new or rarely produced work geared toward attracting diverse and alternative audiences to the Northeast community. Come and see what the DC Examiner says is "DC's hottest theater company...a pilgrimage to the H Street Playhouse is a must for lovers of great theater."