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The Capitol Steps

Ronald Reagan Building, Washington DC, DC
+1 202-312-1555
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Inside the Beltway Humor

If you enjoy satire about politics inside and outside the beltway, the long-running Capitol Steps... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2014
Derek F
via mobile
A little dirty...

This performance was ok, but a bit on the dirtier side than I can enjoy. But when they weren't... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2014
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Ronald Reagan Building, Washington DC, DC
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Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

If you enjoy satire about politics inside and outside the beltway, the long-running Capitol Steps should be on your to-do list. The two-hour show of short musical skits has some good hits (and some misses), depending on the political cycle at the moment. Venue inside...More

1  Thank Derek F
Reviewed 1 September 2014

This performance was ok, but a bit on the dirtier side than I can enjoy. But when they weren't dirty, they were very entertaining!

1  Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 2 August 2014

Beautiful to look at but poor signs. We had a cab drop us off by the tour area but could not find the entrance. We asked a guard but he told us he did not know. It took seemingly forever to walk to the front...More

1  Thank CCinPA
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Very current, witty, and fun. We laughed and laughed. Cast were extremely talented. Really enjoyed seeing them in DC!

Thank Eleanor A
Reviewed 1 July 2014

In their long run of 30 years, this troupe truly are the best in satirical comedy. We have seen them under multiple regimes and they leave no one untouched. The group we saw this time not only gave us comedy scenes about those in power...More

3  Thank mndw
Reviewed 7 June 2014

We try to see this group once a year and they never disappoint. Truly hilarious. The satire and Washington humor is funny year after year. Ticket prices are soooo reasonable too. Go see them!

2  Thank Ali188064
Reviewed 30 May 2014

It was fun. Liked the fact that they did not pick sides and lampooned everyone. Although the times where it seems they can't keep from laughing at a joke even though they must have done the bit a thousand times..seemd a little put on..But stil...More

2  Thank HitTheHighway7
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Hilarious and a lot of fun! An enjoyable evening of political satire. A long running show for a reason and appropriate for DC.

2  Thank cloudsrest57
Reviewed 13 April 2014

This is a great evening of entertainment. If you are not up on your current events you may not get the jokes. For those that are politically engaged however will find it's humor spot on. The performers were extremely talented and able to transform into...More

1  Thank bnatigcomman
Reviewed 8 April 2014

This was the second time we have seen this troupe perform. Once when they were on the road, about 5 years ago. This is their permanent venue and it is very nice and comfortable. Wish there were directions on the outside of the doors as...More

1  Thank MidwestGirl58
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Mitzi E
13 June 2017|
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Response from Mark B | Reviewed this property |
The humor is intended for adults who have a grasp of current political affairs.
18 March 2017|
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Response from JK7480 | Reviewed this property |
There were alcoholic beverages, soda and chips available. Light refreshments only.