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Arena Stage - Fichandler
1101 Sixth Street, SW Washington, DC 20024
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 25 members
Review from Margaret Ott
9 events 3 reviews

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

reviewed Feb 04 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Vince Careatti
Red Velvet 59 events 29 reviews

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

reviewed Feb 04 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Dottie Schmidt
39 events 19 reviews

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

reviewed Feb 12 2014 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

Check out Arena Stage’s official trailer for Mother Courage.


By Bertolt Brecht

Translated by David Hare

Directed by Molly Smith

Composition and Music Supervision by James Sugg

Movement Directed by David Leong

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