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The Capitol Steps

Ronald Reagan Building, Washington DC, DC (Federal Triangle)
202-312-1555
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Ranked #48 of 252 attractions in Washington DC
Type: Performances
Most recent review
- Aug 2, 2014
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English first
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 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 with our three little kids. No restroom facilities close by. We had a very difficult... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

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

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LADSON
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 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 but also those who wish to be in power. Lirty dies is a standard of... More

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 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!

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New York City, New York
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 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 was a lot of laughs..Go See it..!!

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Merrimack, New Hampshire
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57 reviews 57 reviews
17 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

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

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jonesboro
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108 reviews 108 reviews
6 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 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 playing different character very well. I will definitely go see it again the next time... More

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Bristol, Maine
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39 reviews 39 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 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 to which doors were open in the evening. Had some difficulty in finding an unlocked... More

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Providence, Rhode Island
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Very nice venue, the show started late because there was a large high school group who cam in late, but it was well worth the wait. Very funny, Mocked everyone equally!

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Manassas, Virginia
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107 reviews 107 reviews
13 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful venue for this performance. Truly enjoyed the talent of the six performers. The skits and musical numbers were timely and witty. No one was spared but everything was in good humor. Occasionally a little redundant but overall a fun entertaining evening

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