We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company

Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 641 D St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
Phone Number: 202-393-3939
Website
Today
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 21 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 9
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Most recent review
Small and immersive

Woolly is a small local theatre in a great area of DC. The theatre is small, not a bad seat in the place. Clean and friendly, easy to get in and out of. Easy parking across the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
VirginiaMapper
,
Virgina
Add Photo Write a Review

21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Virgina
Top Contributor
190 reviews 190 reviews
38 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

Woolly is a small local theatre in a great area of DC. The theatre is small, not a bad seat in the place. Clean and friendly, easy to get in and out of. Easy parking across the street, many nearby restaurants for a meal or snack.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
38 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This is a small local theatre that offers original and unique shoes. I recently saw Famous Puppet Death Scenes and have to say it was nothing like I have ever seen before. Funny, disturbing, and overall quite touching. Keep up the great work!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Top Contributor
736 reviews 736 reviews
374 attraction reviews
393 helpful votes 393 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

My wife and I saw "We Are Proud to Present" at this theater, which is about the German occupation of Namibia (Sudwestafrika), and our review is mixed, in that I would give the performance an excellent and she would rate it average. Thus, the rating we show splits the difference. The presentation seemed to have some improvisation in it, though... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Alexandria, Virginia
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

In this theater, the shows are small scale and typically have a social or political commentary (the liberal side). I've been to several shows and purchased my first 6-pack of tickets this year. I'm really excited to see what ideas will be shared in new and refreshing ways. I've seen shows that deal with current culture (political campaign, Supreme Court... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
21 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I have been to the Wooly Mammoth Theatre twice and enjoyed myself each time. The theater design is very modern and the performances are contemporary and often edgy. It is an intimate and comfortable venue where each seat provides an ample view of the performance and production without feeling crowded. It doesn’t hurt that there is a good selection of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Madrid, Spain
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
40 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We picked up a leaflet at Sunday brunch in Busboys & Poets and booked for the same night. We wanted to go to the theatre during our 10 days in DC and this proved to be a great alternative to the Kennedy Centre which was showing the Lion King (at exorbitant prices) and the apparently eternal comedy 'Sheer Madness'. The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
bethesda, md
Top Contributor
326 reviews 326 reviews
83 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We've been long time subscribers to this theater and have enjoyed every season. They take risks and bring interesting and edgy stuff to DC. Some of the stuff is terrific, and some isn't but it is interesting and thought provoking. Looking forward to the new season!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We bought tickets on a night that the theatre works with a neighboring restuarant to host a dinner and theatre night. I am sorry I cannot remember the name of the restuarant. The meal was fantastic and the play was very entertaining and well produced. The acting was very good and my family enjoyed the evening tremendously.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Annapolis, Maryland
Top Contributor
124 reviews 124 reviews
63 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

you never know what you were going to get.some stuff is fabulous.some stuff is just plain weird. But we like it and have gone for years.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Potomac Falls, Virginia, USA
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

great off the wall productions. been going since it first opened and watched it grow and mature and never lose its edgy productions

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company also viewed

 
Washington DC, DC
Washington DC, DC
 

Been to Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?