Venue Details

Atlas Performing Arts Center
at Linden Ct NE 1333 H St. NE Washington, DC 20002
202-399-7993
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Rated by 60 members
Tracy
Review from Tracy
Red Velvet 37 events 8 reviews

This performance was amazing. Those ladies were very talented and they rocked the house

reviewed Aug 30 2018 report as inappropriate
groverVA
Review from groverVA
Red Velvet 76 events 7 reviews

Terrific singing, acting, and playing well woven together into an affecting and entertaining evening.

reviewed Aug 25 2018 report as inappropriate
BVF
Review from BVF
76 events 57 reviews

Very entertaining and informational. I learned about someone I didn't know much about. The actors were wonderful.

reviewed Aug 23 2018 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“Come prepared to laugh, cry and be mesmerized by the music of Marie Knight and Sister Rosetta Tharpe!” — Maryland Theater Guide

“White and Reed … brought goosebumps to my goosebumps.” — Maryland Theater Guide

“This play with music featuring phenomenal performances by four black women is so enrapturing and overwhelming in soul sisterhood and singing power, it leaves one speechless.” — DC Metro Arts Theater

“Roz White and Ayana Reed … in a show that has smash hit written on it in starlight.” — DC Metro Arts Theater

“These ladies can sing. Like the women they are embodying, White and Reed’s voices seem to defy easy categorization, crossing belt-y gospel with rhythmic rock with more wandering blues.” — DCist

“Tharpe’s salty punchlines keep coming.” — The Washington Post

“It’s a pleasure to hear White unwind a hymn or a gospel tune and roll into gutbucket blues; she’s a rock-solid singer." — The Washington Post

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