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Can't be sure what you will get

We have been going to this theater for a long time. In the last three years, the quality has... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
Terrific and Very Friendly Theatre

We visited to see a production of Potted Potter. Sat at the back under the Circle - Row T. Good... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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The Shakespeare Theatre Company produces and presents award-winning plays in its two venues in downtown Washington D.C., attracting many theatre-goers from D.C., Maryland, Virginia and from around the world. As a non-profit arts organization our...more
610 F St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-1604
Downtown / Chinatown
+1 202-547-1122
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Reviewed 28 November 2018

We attended the play 'An Inspector Calls' at the Sidney Harmon Hall. This venue had no wheelchair seating areas close to the stage. We were directed to Row T, which is on the second floor where we found two removable chairs with a width of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

We have been going to this theater for a long time. In the last three years, the quality has fallen off quite a bit. We were recently at The Comedy of Errors, and it was good, so I hope this trend continues. Previously, every production...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We visited to see a production of Potted Potter. Sat at the back under the Circle - Row T. Good sight of the stage. Good leg room. Very helpful and friendly staff. Theatre is easy to find and very accessible via metro. Everyone of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Mezzanine seats still have great views down on the stage at an affordable price. It's a modern theater but has an historic fell inside. Cheaper than Kennedy Center shows and with an intimate vibe.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Turner S
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

I like this medium-small venue. I don't think there are any bad seats and they are each quite comfortable. Staff is very polite, more so than several other local venues. Only downside on this recent visit is it was uncomfortably warm. Granted it was quite...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Our first time to the Shakespeare theater, specifically the Lansburgh at 425 7th St NW. Really enjoyed the ease of getting into the theater. We were in the boxes in BB19, 21 and the seats were an excellent view with plenty of room. Nice not...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank rontcarb
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Washington is blessed with three theatres dedicated to the works of William Shakespeare! The outstanding Folger Shakespeare Library (and their wonderful Elizabethan stage, the edgy performances of Avant Bard, and the internationally acclaimed, Tony Award winning Shakespeare Theatre Company. We have been patrons since the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank scottbQ3805FI
Reviewed 20 January 2018

A beautiful state of the art theater. Outstanding performers and direction. Great stage design. If you like Shakespeare, you're in for a treat.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Timothy B
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great time at this show. We liked the modern twist to an old classic. We highly recommend. 👍

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank SueD99
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Othello was only my second time to the STC. I knew nothing of the story I am sad to say. But that makes this all one hell of a surprise. Firstly the theatre itself is fantastic. Beautifully modern and comfortable. The stage is big with...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from Ed C | Reviewed this property |
The Shakespeare Theatre is a Theatrical Production Venue - there is no audience dancing