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285 Star Starred
Howard Theatre
between 7th St and Florida Ave 620 T Street, NW Washington, DC 20001
202-803-2899
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John Waters: "This Filthy World"
13 ratings
4.1 average rating
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Eddie Eitches Red Velvet
209 events
104 reviews
4 stars
attended May 15 2013

The show started thirty minutes early I was told because the theater announced John and he went on stage.

So I missed about half of the presentation before a question period.

However entertaining he was, this soured my experience.

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31 reviews
22 stars
attended May 15 2013

This was a great evening at The Howard Theatre! Waters was spirited, raunchy and hilarious. The food, although expensive, was perfectly prepared. The only strange thing was that Waters started the show 28 minutes early. I'm glad I arrived...continued

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JimR
19 events
10 reviews
1 stars
attended May 15 2013

The show started 30 minutes before the published starting time; therefore, the three of us in my party, plus dozens of others, missed nearly half of the show and felt ripped off. The ushers did not offer the choice in seating that was advertised...continued

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John Waters’ one man spoken-work lecture entitled This Filthy World is performed at colleges, museums, film-festivals and comedy clubs around the world. In 2010, he played to sold out audiences at the Traverse City Comedy Arts Festival, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival and the Sydney Opera House. In 2006, Netflix released a film version of the live act that was screened at the Toronto, Berlin and Edinburgh Film Festivals. In 2004, the music compilation CD A John Waters Christmas was released by New Line Records and was followed up in 2007 by A Date With John Waters.

Sunday Gospel Brunch With the World-Famous Harlem Gospel Choir Cannabis Cup Reggae Band <em>Graeme of Thrones</em> <em>The Sweet Spot DC</em> Rap Legends EPMD A Decade of Soul <em>The Processional</em> Featuring B. Chase & Shabach <em>The Quentin Tarantino Songbook</em> '70s Best: Tribute to The Emotions, The O'Jays & The Stylistics Ronnie Laws Mariah Carey Evangel Christmas Celebration 2016 <em>Into the Woods</em> <em>Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical</em> <em>Black Side of the Moon</em> <em>Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley</em> Septime Webre's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>The Secret Garden</em> <em>Carousel</em> <em>The Second City's Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue</em>