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16 events
12 reviews
4 stars
Parking is $23. Park around GW and take the shuttle if you can.
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63 events
32 reviews
19 stars
If going at night, park in the Watergate for half the price of the Kennedy Center. Or take the Metro to Foggy Bottom and get the free red bus to the Kennedy Center just at the top of the stairs of the Metro.
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"Hedda Gabler"
13 ratings
3.8 average rating
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72 events
17 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 27 2013

Super titles were too high to read AND watch the actors. Given the themes of the play, felt they received a superficial treatment. The production felt like it was trying very hard to be hip and cool with a classic but instead it came off flat,...continued

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24 events
10 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 26 2013

I thought this was an innovative and effective production, in a variety of ways. It began with the actors introducing themselves and bantering a bit with the audience in English before shifting to Norwegian to start the play, and after just a few...continued

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14 events
4 reviews
4 stars
attended Feb 27 2013

It was an intersting modern take. The introductory remarks in English were trite and boring rather than amusing. They should be eliminated.

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About the Ticket Supplier: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, located on 17 acres overlooking the Potomac River in Washington, D.C., is America’s living memorial to President Kennedy as well as the nation’s busiest arts facility, presenting more than 2,000 performances each year. The Center is home to seven theaters: the Concert Hall, the Opera House, the Eisenhower Theater, the Family Theater, the Terrace Theater, the Theater Lab, and the Terrace Gallery. In addition, as part of the Kennedy Center’s Performing Arts for Everyone outreach program, free performances take place each evening at 6 p.m. on the Millennium Stage. In addition to offering annual series of the National Symphony Orchestra, Washington National Opera, theater, ballet, dance, chamber music, jazz, and performances for young audiences, the Kennedy Center presents festivals celebrating the arts and culture of countries and regions around the world.