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Arena Stage

1101 6th St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2691
+1 202-488-4377
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Wonderful theatre setting

I attended a performance of A Raisin In The Sun with a friend recently and enjoyed every minute... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Linda M
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Set theater in town

We had seasons tickets this year and really enjoyed the shows. Some resonated better than others... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Silver Spring, Maryland
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1101 6th St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2691
+1 202-488-4377
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I attended a performance of A Raisin In The Sun with a friend recently and enjoyed every minute! If you have not seen a play at this venue in Washington, DC you really should make plans to do so! The theaters are small, so you...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had seasons tickets this year and really enjoyed the shows. Some resonated better than others but the casts and productions were consistently superb. We had mid-week tickets that worked out well. The Metro Green line Waterfront station is close by and there is garage...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I saw the play "Smart People" and it was a very funny and thought-provoking play! I really like the layout of Arena Stage from the multiple theaters, open spaces, LOTS of womens' restrooms, sleek and clean architecture. I think its one of...More

Thank TKBeckford
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We've seen two plays at Arena Stage, and really loved it. It is easy to get to, and the venue for both events was excellent, not a bad seat in the house. We saw Roe and was easily one of the best plays we have...More

Thank Alicat1964
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We attended the play Roe on our first visit to the stage featured an outstanding play on a very relevant topic. But most of all the venue shined in its presentation. Comfort, acoustics, lighting, and the care of the staff were all 1st rate. Enjoy...More

Thank Dsessions254
Reviewed 29 December 2016

If you are a visitor to DC or a local resident, you will never go wrong spending the day or evening at a play in Arena Stage. This venue houses smaller stages under one roof. Each theatre is constructed to offer a unobstructed view of...More

Thank Teacheragent101
Reviewed 27 December 2016

The Arena is a beautiful huge building that holds smaller theaters within that feel like little gems. My favorite is the Fichandler, an intimate theater in the round. The plays and musicals are wonderful, but I really just value the atmosphere. I have been going...More

Thank Emily F
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This was our first trip to Arena Stage and we saw Carousel. The musical was outstanding. The choreography, voices and production were all top notch. The theatre was in the round, and there were no bad seats. The theatre is surrounded by apartment complexes and...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 17 December 2016

We've taken the family to Arena a dozen times...always a great show, circle in the square comfortable seating, minimal production means emphasis on the great talent, voices, music, all reliably excellent...especially for the musicals, which is what we've mainly seen. We love Arena and the...More

Thank FriskyTrips
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We came here while on vacation to see an actor we know in a show. I inquired about tickets well before they were available. The box office person who responded to the email told me when the tickets would go on sale. I came back...More

Thank kolohe280
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What are the dates for Roe, the play by Lisa Loomis that was written up in NY Times last weekend? And when will tickets be available?
31 August 2016|
Response from Austinpower312 | Reviewed this property |
Contact the theater directly, I am a patron and not affiliated with the theater.
Linda H
What is the street address for the Arena Stage
5 July 2016|
Response from LIbbewdc | Reviewed this property |
1101 Sixth Street, SW Washington, DC 20024
Julie M
Where can I part for a reasonable rate?
7 May 2016|
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Response from MJS658 | Reviewed this property |
Areana Stage has parking under the building. Unfortunately, when I was there, you couldn't get in the garage more than an hour before the performance. Parking was $12. We went early so that we could have a lite lunch and... More