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Shakespeare Theatre Company

610 F St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-1604
+1 202-547-1122
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Wonderful Theater and Plays!

**This is an updated review. My boyfriend and I saw "Macbeth" at The Shakespeare Sidney Harman... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fascinating presentation of MacBeth

The setting was in an African country. The Witches were international CIA types who worked to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael F
Naples, Florida
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610 F St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-1604
Downtown / Chinatown
+1 202-547-1122
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Reviewed 1 week ago

**This is an updated review. My boyfriend and I saw "Macbeth" at The Shakespeare Sidney Harman Hall Theatre, on a weekday in May 2017. This latest adaption has a modern twist to it. It was very entertaining and has a diverse cast (which is really...More

Thank Lady4Evermore
Reviewed 1 week ago

The setting was in an African country. The Witches were international CIA types who worked to overthrow the government and make it pliable. Hecate was played as a Russian spy master. The modernized location was excellent, and I still see nuances that I did not...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I haven't seen any press review Macbeth at Shakespeare Theatre Company, DC, so thought I would put one up on trip advisor. First up, let me warn you I'm a Brit who is reasonably snobby when it comes to Shakespeare. I went with my wife...More

Thank joeweeden99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Girl Scout troop attended the opening night of MacBeth. They loved it. They loved the innovation in the retelling of the story. They loved that some 'non-traditional' lines were thrown in - (my wife won a sweepstakes). We LOVED that the Porter & Banquo...More

Thank Beth v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While we have been living in DC longer we discovered the Shakespeare Theatre for ourselves maybe 5-6 years ago. We have seen 12-15 performances and been to several cast events. We have seen brilliant productions, some truly at world class level (the regional Tony award...More

Thank TooFrequentTraveller
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Cleverly constructed in Shakespearian meter and with believable character portrayals of the royal family. Gives a bit of education about their democratic system, too. Plot and subplots often treated with humor and touching on timely topics. I think Shakespeare would have approved.

Thank pegc51
Reviewed 28 February 2017

An excellent performance. The seats in the lower bowl are the best. The farther forward the seats, the better the legroom.

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 7 January 2017

On a visit with two families, young children in tow, we caught a performance of The Secret Garden. The production was great--with especially notable staging and sets. The facility is top-notch. Nearby parking is plentiful (even with an event across the street at the Verizon...More

2  Thank offthewalls
Reviewed 1 January 2017

I have attended many plays at this locale. Yesterday, I saw The Secret Garden. It was mystical, the actors were wonderful, the sets and costumes were amazing. I'm not much into Shakespeare's political plays, but they put this story to music. Obviously, many parents brought...More

2  Thank Felice F
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I watched Romeo & Juliet, Shakespeare's romantic masterpiece Last September. My friends really liked it and i think that i will be back next time I am In washington

Thank Saad A
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maureen w
Is there ever any live music and dancing at Cafe Dommayer (waltz dancing)?
23 October 2015|
Response from Ed C | Reviewed this property |
The Shakespeare Theatre is a Theatrical Production Venue - there is no audience dancing