Venue Details

Keegan Theatre
Between 17th St NW and 18th St NW 1742 Church Street, NW Washington, DC 20036
202-265-3767
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4.2 / 5 Rated by 44 members
Review from rita
Red Velvet 123 events 108 reviews

While the situation presented is emotionally devastating, I thought the writing was good, not great. I liked the sisters' relationship, and the performers who played them. I thought the actors playing the mother and husband were the weakest in...continued

reviewed Jul 12 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Amy T
Red Velvet 282 events 68 reviews

This is a thoughtful play that brings home the individuality and loneliness of grief. But strangely, and surprisingly, I found I couldn't really connect with any of the characters, and I found the play disappointing for that reason. Supporting...continued

reviewed Jul 11 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Mary Knox
Red Velvet 32 events 17 reviews

A straight -ahead play on a tough subject -- the death of a child, but there are many more layers of meaning to ponder, including the perils of upward mobility in America. Well performed and produced. Keegan Theatre is easy to get to from Dupont...continued

reviewed Jul 11 2013 report as inappropriate
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“The production gets commendable mileage from understatement, physical distances and telling pauses as it paints a portrait of grief and survival after enormous loss.” —Washington Post

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