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Warner Theatre
513 13th Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20004
202-783-4000
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EnderMonk
32 events
7 reviews
5 stars
The only drawback at all of the Warner Theater is that the seats are pretty tight and not made for long-legged folks. If you can get past that though, everything else was grand!
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For show that use the whole backdrop for scenery, DO NOT Get the upper balcony tickets as the view are SEVERELY obstructed
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Reviews & Ratings

"Hairspray"
106 ratings
4.6 average rating
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80 events
15 reviews
8 stars
attended Apr 17 2008

THE SHOW WAS AMAZING!!! EVEN THOUGH WE HAD ORCHESTRA SEATS THEY WERE STILL GREAT. THE WARNER THEATRE IS BEAUTIFUL AND I THINK WITH ANY SEAT YOU GET YOU WILL HAVE A GOOD VIEW OF THE STAGE.

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anh vo
79 events
14 reviews
14 stars
attended Apr 17 2008

Fabulous show!
A lot better than watching the "hairspray"movie

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122 events
14 reviews
4 stars
attended Apr 15 2008

The cast did a fine job. They looked like they were having fun with the material. I had to cringe at some of the words and attitudes -- they were hard to hear, even knowing that it was the reality of the time period of the play. I shared with a...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“If life were everything it should be, it would be more like Hairspray_. It’s irresistible!” —_New York Times

Description

It’s 1962, and pleasantly plump Baltimore teen Tracy Turnblad has only one desire – to dance on the popular Corny Collins Show. When her dream comes true, Tracy is transformed from social outcast to sudden star, but she must use her newfound power to vanquish the reigning Teen Queen, win the affections of heartthrob Link Larkin and integrate a TV network – all without denting her ’do!

Don’t miss Hairspray, Broadway’s musical-comedy phenomenon that inspired a major motion picture and won eight 2003 Tony Awards, including Best Musical.