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Arena Stage

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Address: 1101 6th St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2691
Phone Number: +1 202-488-4377
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Great Night of Entertainment!

My family went to see Carousel on Thanksgving eve. What a great performance! The cast was great. We had great seats and my 14 year old son even loved the performance! The venue... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Harleygirl68
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family went to see Carousel on Thanksgving eve. What a great performance! The cast was great. We had great seats and my 14 year old son even loved the performance! The venue was meticulously clean. All the staff was very nice. Highlight of our Thanksgiving trip!

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Thank Harleygirl68
Arlington, Virginia
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are three separate theaters at Arena Stage. My wife and I go there often to see plays and have never been disappointed. There are musicals, comedies, dramas, and experimental performances. It is close to the Metrorail system and good restaurants.

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Thank George M
Baltimore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first time to Arena Stage. There are a couple different theaters here depending on the show. We saw a musical so our show was presented in the round which was so cool. Another difference was that the orchestra was in a gazebo suspended above the stage. What a great idea! This way the audience is sure to... More 

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Thank Aprilr88
La Plata, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a theater in the round and in my opinion there is no bad seats. The play was just delightful. The two leads were great and voices great. The signing and dancing top rate which provided for an excellent evening. This was our second trip and I am sure we will return. The only problem was regarding parking.

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Thank Edward K
Greensboro, North Carolina
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Saw my first play at Arena stage and it is a great venue. I look forward to other productions. The theatre felt intimate, the sound was good. We were on the front row and it wasn't uncomfortable. The folks ushering were helpful and the set was well done.

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Thank JillRdub
Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seeing shows here in one of their several theaters is a treat. You always feel close to the action. Very intimate. This is a wonderful way to see theater..

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Farmington Hills, Michigan, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Prior to an excellent highly professional performance of Lillian Hellman's "Little Foxes" we had lunch in the onsite Catwalk Cafe, sharing the Pre Fixe special that included delicious brisket of beef, mashed potato, green beans, salad and a chocolate cookie @ $25. As on street parking is at a premium, we suggest purchasing the underground option in advance. Bravo, it... More 

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Houston
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We attended a performance of The Little Foxes in September 2016. The theater was very comfortable and the show was superb. We had supper at the theater and it was adequate.

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Thank Alice C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We absolutely loved it. The theatre was lovely and just the right amount of levels between rows so you could see well from any seats. The folks who helped you with seating and programs couldn't have been nicer. We will be looking forward to seeing other shows there in the coming months. We saw Little Foxes and it was outstanding!

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Thank Murfee
Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

The current Arena production "The Little Foxes" is appropriate for this election season. Surprisingly it has nothing to do with politics directly, Instead it looks at what might be considered the 1% of a small town in Alabama in 1900. The line "Well, there are people who eat the earth and eat all the people on it. . . .... More 

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