Venue Details

Anacostia Playhouse
2020 Shannon Place, SE Washington, DC 20020
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Quotes & Highlights

• “Dressed in expressionistic goth-Victorian attire (designed by Liz Gossens), the actors radiate their characters’ simmering frustration and flash glimmers of menace.” —Celia Wren, Washington Post

• “By the end of Lizzie, there was a sense of victory, as the girls roared out their last notes, having shared their tale of revenge, murder, and passion.” —DC Theatre Scene

• “Featuring an ensemble of gifted performers and musicians, LIZZIE: The Musical is a riotous, feminist retelling of one of the most sensational crimes in American history.” —DC Metro Theater Arts

• “Given the temper of the times, it’s a comfort to know that the theatre remains a place where we can commune in our rage, and live vicariously through villains we love, but whom we’d rather not meet. Lizzie should be a great way to celebrate resistance, of the familial or political kind.” —Broadway World


Some content may be inappropriate for implied child abuse (offstage) and
non-graphic stage violence.

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