Venue Details

6756 Star Starred
Arena Stage - Fichandler
1101 Sixth Street, SW Washington, DC 20024
202-488-3300
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 64 members
Review from Marianne Harding

Outstanding production, wonderfully cast. You will be sorry when it is over. 90 minutes, no intermission. If you are in the first 5 or 6 rows, dress casually as you will get wet. The theater provides towels.

reviewed Feb 08 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Jeff

It was entertaining but definitely not a great play. No strong story line running throughout. Seems like they wanted this to be about the production with the water for the stage but if they were going for style they needed to cast actors with a...continued

reviewed Feb 15 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Gail Weigl

Though it sometimes was difficult to hear the dialogue in the theater in the round format, the show was elegant and magical. Frankly, the water did get a bit tiresome at times--but the costums, lighting and acting are superb.

reviewed Feb 10 2013 report as inappropriate
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“You just don’t want Metamorphoses to come to an end.” —Chicago Tribune
“Altogether transcendent.” —Chicago Sun-Times
See a video preview of the show on YouTube.
“Theatrical masterpiece … A work of pure poetry in motion — a seamless, visually gorgeous act of storytelling that mixes language, movement, sound, color, light and, most crucially, water.”  —Chicago Sun-Times

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