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Address: 2611 Jefferson Davis Highway, Suite 103, Arlington, VA 22202
Phone Number: 1 703.824.8060
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Theater at its most physical best!

Be sure to see any play in their Silent Shakespeare series. It will knock your socks off. And their other offerings will expand your horizons. The incredible staging is brilliant... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Chevy Chase, Maryland
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Chevy Chase, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Be sure to see any play in their Silent Shakespeare series. It will knock your socks off. And their other offerings will expand your horizons. The incredible staging is brilliant and exciting, and the deft and daring physicality of the actors will make you swear to get to the gym more often. GO TO THIS THEATRE !!

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

A fun smaller theater set inside a mall. The actors were great and the ambiance was fun. The show we saw was in its early runs and seemed to run without a hitch. Waiting for the theater to open its doors it did get a little crowded in the mezzanine.

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Peoples' Republic of Boulder
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

You have to look a bit for the theater - in the Crystal City Underground, across from the parking - but the experience once you get there is well worth it. Beauty and the Beast was told through acting, acrobatics, "shadow theater," pantomime, beautiful lighting, and a bit of narration. A beautiful, creative experience. The theater is only a couple... More 

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We are 'theater buffs', being subscribers to Synetic for a number of years now. We also go to numerous other theaters in the Arlington, DC, MD area and are volunteer ushers at a few more. (Some people spend time and $$$ golfing, fishing, going to pro sports, collecting toy trains ... we go to the theater.) Synetic T in Crystal... More 

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Washington DC
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156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I recently spent an evening enjoying Beauty and the Beast. Like previous productions we've been to (Midsummer Night's Dream, Portrait of Dorian Grey), B&B was inventive and was a refreshing change from the Disney version. I enjoyed the telling of the old folk tale. We had gotten used to seeing stories acted out without words so we... More 

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Warrenton, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Fusion is fascinating! I went to the Synetic theater expecting the musical Jekyll and Hyde. Instead, I got a ticket to 90 minutes of music, acting, gymnastics, dance, lights, film, special effects and not one spoken word. It was truly a spectacular theatrical experience!!! Other perks! 1. I went to a pay what you can preview! 2. free parking in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have been attending Synetic's SIlent Shakespeare series for years - your first reaction will be that Shakespeare without the text just cannot work. Trust me, it does. The story and emotions are conveyed through movement, costumes, original music and inventive staging (for The Tempest a water pool covered most of the stage evoking the sea and island setting of... More 

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Coral Gables, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

We stumbled across this theater while seeking Metro access from our hotel. We pondered the worthiness of this theater for my birthday evening and I am SO pleased we took the plunge. The theater is very spacious and comfortable. Our last minute seats were perfect (2 X $45) for the presentation of The Three Musketeers. What a witty, humorous and... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

We came accross this Synetic Theater a little by coincidence, and what a tremendous surprise we got. This is theather is the most professional way at the most affordable price. The Three Musketeers was entertaining, funny, very well done and truly unique, which is impressive considering the high standards of such a tale. The actors were superb. The special effects... More 

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Rockville, Md.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

We have been to Synetic many times, and we have almost always enjoyed the performances. They are very inventive and unlike most dance theaters you will go to. In my opinion, their wordless Shakepearean performances are the best. And the Metro stop couldn't be more convenient!

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