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American Century Theater

2700 South Lang Street, Arlington, VA 22206
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Ranked #29 of 36 Attractions in Arlington
Most recent review
- Apr 15, 2013
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Alexandria, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013 via mobile

American Century does a great service to American theater that you don't often see...resurrecting plays that rarely, if ever, are performed regularly. I've seen a really interesting version of On the Waterfront, an excellent Visit to a Small Planet and Little Murders, and a staged reading of Abe Lincoln in Illinois, plus many more. Price of regular tickets are a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

The theater building and management was very professional and as we love community type theater environments we were excited to see a play there, especially having come from NC to see the play and visit family. The theater environment was excellent, however, the play was not well produced and directed, so the high ticket costs gave us concern. We're happy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2012

This theater operates out of a stage attached to a middle school in Arlington, Virginia! However, I have been to several plays here over the last year and find that the performances, staging, lighting, sound, etc. are always top-notch! This black box theater provides lots of flexibility in seating and staging. The plays I have seen here include Jules Feiffer's... More

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