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236 Star Starred
Lansburgh Theatre
450 7th Street, NW Washington, DC 20004
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8 stars
The weather was Windy but sunny... I wore A sweater and a jacket..
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18 reviews
4 stars
We ate at home but there are lots of options right around the Lansburgh and within a couple of blocks.
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"Venus and Adonis" & "The Magic Flute" in Repertory
59 ratings
4.7 average rating
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181 events
94 reviews
4 stars
attended Sep 12 2014

There is a clear language barrier as there are no supertitles and much of the program is in languages I did not understand.

Still, the acting is incredible and the music is fascinating.

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94 reviews
4 stars
attended Sep 13 2014

Uniquely thought out. Brilliantly presented. The acting and music were both exceptional.

As I know the traditional Magic Flute music and plot well, I did not miss much when the actors sang or spoke in a different language.

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81 reviews
9 stars
attended Sep 21 2014

This is one of the best productions I've seen in years! The cast was energetic and enthusiastic, and almost all of them both sang and played instruments (marimbas, steel drums, and bongos!). The performers were filled with joy, and it was so...continued

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About the Ticket Supplier: Shakespeare Theatre Company

Recipient of the 2012 Regional Theatre Tony Award, DC’s Shakespeare Theatre Company has dedicated itself to becoming the nation’s premier classic theatre. By focusing on works with profound themes, complex characters and heightened language written by Shakespeare, his contemporaries and those playwrights he influenced, the Shakespeare Theatre Company’s artistic mission is unique among regional theatres: to bring to vibrant life groundbreaking, thought-provoking and eminently accessible classic theatre in a uniquely American style.