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Sidney Harman Hall
610 F Street NW Washington, DC 20004
202-547-1122
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"Wallenstein"
22 ratings
3.8 average rating
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74 events
54 reviews
7 stars
attended May 07 2013

Set outstanding; direction excellent; acting very good. The problem is the play itself. First, the Thirty Years' War is of little relevance today. Second, even with Pinsky's adaptation, it is a stilted play, with much exposition, telling of what...continued

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60 events
38 reviews
5 stars
attended May 26 2013

We very much enjoyed this production and it's timeless relevance to the human experience.

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Don
44 events
28 reviews
18 stars
attended May 30 2013

It was OK. The language was far to updated for me. 20th century slang and references in plays set in the 16th century are never a good idea in my view. While the cast were the usual suspects of fine performers there was no Coriolanus Patrick Page...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

Wallenstein_ is performed in repertory with "_Coriolanus":https://www.goldstar.com/events/washington-dc/coriolanus as part of the Clarice Smith Repertory Series.

Description

Friedrich Schiller’s* Wallenstein

  • translated and freely adapted by Robert Pinsky

directed by Michael Kahn

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Runtime:* About 2 hours, 30 minutes with one intermission.

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