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6771 Star Starred
Arena Stage - Fichandler
1101 Sixth Street, SW Washington, DC 20024
202-488-3300
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 146 members
Review from Dorey Butter
16 events 4 reviews

This is such a timeless piece- funny, endearing, sad, and overall wonderful. They did a beautiful job with minimal scenery- excellent staging. The music and vocalists were fantastic. I teared up several times. Love this show.

reviewed Nov 19 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Joseph Pukas
6 events 2 reviews

A fabulous Preformance in the round - truly fitting the show !

reviewed Nov 02 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from jmcc
Red Velvet 129 events 58 reviews

Imaginative staging, outstanding voices combine with skilled actors to make an enjoyable evening.

reviewed Nov 05 2014 report as inappropriate
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Jonathan Hadary (Tevye) is a New Yorker with many Washington credits, among them The Little Foxes at the Shakespeare Theatre Company, The Matchmaker at Ford’s Theatre and Wenceslas Square, Gypsy and Angels in America (Helen Hayes Award – Roy Cohn) at The Kennedy Center. Broadway credits include Awake and Sing!, Golden Boy, Spamalot, All Shook Up, Gypsy (1990 Tony nomination), As Is (Obie Award, ACE nomination) and Albert Innaurato’s Gemini. His off-Broadway credits include last summer’s Comedy of Errors at the Delacorte, The Destiny of Me, Assassins, Weird Romance and God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater. On-screen credits include Kenneth Lonergan’s Margaret, the Coen brothers’ Intolerable Cruelty, A Time to Kill, Private Parts and Adult Swim’s The Heart, She Holler. He’s a graduate of the Walter Johnson High School in Bethesda and a co-founder of the area’s student-run Wildwood Summer Theatre, now in its 50th season. Jonathan used to usher at Arena Stage.

Ann Arvia (Golde) is honored to be making her Arena Stage debut in the same show that began her career. Washington audiences also saw her at the National Theater in Les Misérables. On Broadway, she played the iconic Bird Woman in Mary Poppins, Madame Thenardier in Les Misérables and appeared in Beauty and the Beast. Off-Broadway saw her as Mrs. Carmody in the New York premiere of Time and Again at MTC. Ann also toured extensively in both Les Misérables and Ragtime. She most recently played the historic Goodspeed Opera House as Meg in Damn Yankees and Marie in The Most Happy Fella and has appeared across the country in roles from Rose (Gypsy) to the Mother Abbess (The Sound of Music).

<em>Fickle: A Fancy French Farce</em> <em>James and the Giant Peach Jr.</em> <em>Fun Home</em> Cherry Blossom/Springtime Harbor Cruise <em>Caroline, or Change</em> <em>Georgetown's Famous Folks and Buildings</em> Tour