Venue Details

6382 Star Starred
Arena Stage - Fichandler
1101 Sixth Street, SW Washington, DC 20024
202-488-3300
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Reviews & Ratings

"Mother Courage and Her Children"
25 ratings
4.3 average rating
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9 events
3 reviews
5 stars
attended Feb 04 2014

Performances & staging were excellent - but Kathleen Turner's singing voice suffered in comparison to other actors in cast. Not even necessarily with quality - she more spoke the singing which could have worked - but she lacked sufficient...continued

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Vince Careatti Red Velvet
58 events
29 reviews
4 stars
attended Feb 04 2014

Powerful yet at times funny. As always at Arena Stage much dialogue is lost when a character is facing away from you. It's quite evident when 3/4 of the audience laughs and the other 1/4 remains silent. Staging as always is very imaginative....continued

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39 events
19 reviews
29 stars
attended Feb 12 2014

Fantastic production of an excellent play. All performers outstanding, with special kudos to Kathleen Turner and Erin Weaver. Highly recommended!

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Description

By Bertolt Brecht

Translated by David Hare

Directed by Molly Smith

Composition and Music Supervision by James Sugg

Movement Directed by David Leong

<em>Carousel</em> Mariah Carey <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>Carousel</em> <em>The Secret Garden</em> <em>The Second City's Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue</em> Ripley's Believe It or Not! Baltimore