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Welcome to TICKETplace: Friday, November 14, 2003

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TICKETplace Friday:

Actors' Theatre of Washington
At Source Theatre, 1835 14th Street, NW
"Lilies"
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 8:00pm - $15.50
This event will also be available online from 12:00noon - 4:00pm at www.TICKETplace.org

Arena Stage
In the Fichandler
"Camelot"
Thursday, November 14, 2003 - 8:00pm - $27.30

Cherry Red Productions
At Source Theatre, 1835 14th Street, NW
"Anger Box"
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 11:00pm - $9.30
This event will also be available online from 12:00noon - 4:00pm at www.TICKETplace.org

Folger Theatre
"All's Well That Ends Well"
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 8:00pm - $29.75, $27.30, $24.80
This event will also be available online from 12:00noon - 4:00pm at www.TICKETplace.org

Ford's Theatre
"The Grapes of Wrath" -- Contains Adult Language & Situations!
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 7:30pm - $27.90

Keegan Theatre
At the Clark Street Playhouse, 601 S. Clark Street in Arlington
"Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 8:00pm - $15.50
This event will also be available online from 12:00noon - 4:00pm at www.TICKETplace.org

Kennedy Center
In the Theater Lab
"Shear Madness"
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 9:00pm - $21.10

Round House Theatre
In Bethesda
"Heartbreak House"
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 8:00pm - $19.20
This event will also be available online from 12:00noon - 4:00pm at www.TICKETplace.org

Shakespeare Theatre
"A Midsummer Night's Dream"
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 8:00pm - $30.40

SCENA
At the Warehouse Theatre, 1021 7th Street, NW
"The Fall of the House of Usher"
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 8:00pm - $15.50

Studio Theatre
In the Mead Theatre
"TopDog/Underdog"
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 7:30pm - $25.40, $22.30

Teatro de la Luna
At Gunston Arts Center
"MANTECA / Lard" -- LAST WEEK!
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 8:00pm - $15.50
This event will also be available online from 12:00noon - 4:00pm at www.TICKETplace.org

Theater Alliance
At H Street Playhouse, 1365 H Street, NE
"The Dispute"
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 8:00pm - $15.50
This event will also be available online from 12:00noon - 4:00pm at www.TICKETplace.org

Washington Stage Guild
14th and T Streets, NW
"The Underpants"
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 8:00pm - $17.35
This event will also be available online from 12:00noon - 4:00pm at www.TICKETplace.org

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Special Half-Price Advance Sale:

Actors' Theatre of Washington
At Source Theatre, 1835 14th Street, NW
"Lilies"
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 8:00pm - $18.60
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 2:00pm - $15.50
Sunday, Novmeber 16, 2003 - 7:00pm - $12.40

Alexandria Choral Society
At Trinity UMC, 2911 Cameron Mills Rd in Alexandria
'Tis the Season: Alexandria Choral Society's Family Holiday Concert Sunday, December 7, 2003 - 5:00pm - $9.90

Cantate Chamber Singers
At St. Paul Lutheran Church, 4900 Connecticut Avenue, NW
"Traditions of Christmas"
Saturday, December 6, 2003 - 8:00pm - $12.40

Cherry Red Productions
At Source Theatre, 1835 14th Street, NW
"Anger Box"
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 11:00pm - $9.30

Corcoran Gallery of Art
Patti Wicks, Keter Betts & Bob Dorough in Concert
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 7:00pm - $12.40
Thrilling Twilight Concert in Salon Dore
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 6:30pm - $80.60
Best Cellars with Best Cheeses
Monday, November 17, 2003 - 7:00pm - $46.50
Designing the House of Your Dreams
Wednesday, November 19, 2003 - 7:00pm - $12.40
Robert Prosky On Our Stage
Thursday, November 20, 2003 - 7:00pm - $15.50

Fessenden Ensemble: Distinctive Chamber Music
At St. Columba's Episcopal Church, 4201 Albemarle Street, NW
"From Eastern Europe: Dvorak, Martinu & Dohnanyl"
Tuesday, November 18, 2003 - 8:00pm - $12.40

Folger Theatre
"All's Well that Ends Well"
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 2:00pm - $26.65, $24.20, $21.70
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 8:00pm - $27.30, $24.80
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 2:00pm - $26.65, $24.20
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 7:30pm - $23.55
Tuesday, November 18, 2003 - 7:30pm - $23.55
Wednesday, November 19, 2003 - 7:30pm - $23.55

Folger Theatre
PEN/Faulkner Fiction Series
William Faulkner Birthday Readings
Monday, November 17, 2003 - 8:00pm - $9.30
Stuart Dybek and Z.Z. Packer
Friday, November 21, 2003 - 8:00pm - $9.30
Folger Poetry Series
Emily Dickinson Birthday Tribute Reading With Jean Valentine
Monday, December 8, 2003 - 7:30pm - $6.20

George Mason University Center for the Arts
4400 University Drive in Fairfax
Drummers of West Africa
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 8:00pm - $23.55
Prague Chamber Orchestra and Eroica Trio
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 4:00pm - $29.75

George Washington University, Lisner Auditorium
730 21st Street, NW
Robert Hughes on Goya
Tuesday, November 18, 2003 - 6:30pm - $9.30

IN Series
At the Mexican Cultural Institute, 2829 16th Street, NW
Always in My Heart: Cabaret
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 4:00pm - $14.25

Keegan Theatre
At the Clark Street Playhouse, 601 S. Clark Street in Arlington
"Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 8:00pm - $15.50
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 2:00pm - $13.65

Keegan Theatre & Fountainhead Theatre
At the Clark Street Playhouse, 601 S. Clark Street in Arlington
"A Delicate Balance"
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 2:00pm - $12.40
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 8:00pm - $12.40
Monday, November 17, 2003 - 8:00pm - $12.40
Tuesday, November 18, 2003 - 8:00pm - $12.40

Kennedy Center
In the Concert Hall
Choral Arts Society and the Baltimore Symphony: Brahms and Prokofiev
Tuesday, November 18, 2003 -8:00pm - $26.65

Kennedy Center
In the Concert Hall
Washington Performing Arts Society Presents: Russian National Orchestra
Sunday, February 1, 2004 - 2:00pm - $34.10

National Geographic
1600 M Street, NW
40 Years of Adventure
Wednesday, November 19, 2003 - 7:30pm - $9.90
Shipwrecks and Sea Monsters
Thursday, November 20, 2003 - 7:30pm - $9.90
Wilma the Whale and Other Tales
Saturday, November 22, 2003 - 11:00am - $6.20

National Museum of Women in the Arts
The Book of Mary & We're All Still Here
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 7:00pm - $3.36
How Can I Love & Lou Didn't Say No
Wednesday, November 19, 2003 - 7:00pm - $3.36

National Philharmonic Chorale
At the National Presbyterian Church, 4101 Nebraska Avenue, NW
The Search for Peace: Durufles Requiem & Heydn's Mass in Time of War
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 4:00pm - $19.20

Publick Playhouse
5445 Landover Rd. in Cheverly
"Poetry at the Playhouse"
Saturday, November 22, 2003 - 8:00pm - $9.30

SCENA
At the Warehouse Theatre, 1021 7th Street, NW
"The Fall of the House of Usher"
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 8:00pm - $15.50
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 3:00pm - $12.40

Teatro de la Luna
At Gunston Arts Center
"MANTECA / Lard" -- LAST WEEK!
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 3:00pm - $11.15
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 8:00pm - $15.50

Theater Alliance
At H Street Playhouse, 1365 H Street, NE
"The Dispute"
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 8:00pm - $15.50
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 2:00pm - $12.40

Theater J
At DCJCC, 1529 16th Street, NW
"God's Donkey: A Play on Moses"
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 8:00pm - $21.70
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 3:00pm - $21.70
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 7:30pm - $21.70
"From Tel Aviv to Ramallah: A Beat Box Journey"
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 10:00pm - $13.65
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 5:00pm - $13.65
Monday, November 17, 2003 - 7:30pm - $13.65

Washington Stage Guild
14th and T Streets, NW
"The Underpants"
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 2:30pm - $15.50
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 2:30pm - $15.50

Theatre Events & Beyond:

Metro Stage Offers Pay-What-You-Can:
Noel and Gertie, the story of Noel Coward and Gertrude Lawrence both on and off the stage, previews Thursday, Nov. 13 with a PWYC performance at 8:00pm. Friday night at 8 is half price. Lots of songs, dance and scenes from Coward's plays, including Private Lives, Blithe Spirit and more. It's a glorious entertainment celebrating an era in theatre when Noel and Gertie reigned supreme. For more information call 703-548-9044.

Washington, DC Film Society presents "COMING ATTRACTIONS TRAILER NIGHT":
Fall 2003 on Wed, November 19, 2003, 7-9PM at LOEWS CINEPLEX 4000 Wisconsin Ave, NW. Admission: $8 ($5 for Film Society members). Come 'Spend An Evening In The Trailers' and check out a holiday feast of movie previews - including FREE film giveaways & posters, FREE burritos from Chipotle PLUS two hotel weekends that will be given away. Movie fans will view 25 trailers of upcoming fall, winter & holiday films scheduled to open in the coming months and get a rare chance to talk back to the screen as film critics Joe Barber and Bill Henry get the audience involved in analyzing how Hollywood is trying to get you off the couch and into the theater. For more info: http://www.dcfilmsociety.org.

African Continuum Theatre Company Offers Buy One, Get One FREE!:
ACTCO presents the world premiere of a soulful blues/klexmer musical in which ethnic identity challenges a friendship and a budding romance. Set in 1955 Omaha, Hubert & Charlie is an upbeat, often humorous exploration of the unlikely alliance between an old Jewish butcher and a middle-aged black man, put to the test by the fiery arrival of a wisecracking, candid woman named Charlie. Buy one, get one FREE offer is available through the Kennedy Center (1-800-444-1324) for the following performances:
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 2:00pm
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 8:00pm
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 2:00pm

Sol & Soul & GALA Hispanic Theatre:
Invite you to A new work by Spoken Resistance, an award-winning ensemble of emerging, socially-conscious performing artists. Every statistic has a story. Go beyond the media hype on gangs with this new timely and provocative collection of drama, music, poetry, and satirical sketches that explore the life of a Sonia, a young woman killed by the gang she called her family. Who was Sonia? Why did "gang prevention" fail her and countless other young people? What role does the media have in feeding myths about young people and gangs? Based on a true story, Sonia: Beyond the Story at 11 is created and performed by five young artists who are members of Spoken Resistance, and who have grown up surrounded by the same forces as Sonia.
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 8:00pm
Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 8:00pm
Sunday, November 16, 2003 - 4:00 pm
At the Warehouse Next Door, 1017 7th Street, NW (Near the Gallery Place Metro Stop on the Redline or the Mt. Vernon Square Metro Stop on the Greenline) $10 admission/$5 students. For more information call (202) 526-4417 or Sol y Soul

The Protagonistas Present Globalmania, a Play About Globalization:
To provoke curiosity and awareness among the audience, The Protagonistas, a multicultural theatre group, present an original, surprising and humorous show for all ages. Globalmania, A Play About Globalization. Written and directed by Didier Rousselet. Globalization is a fact. The World is changing. What are the problems? What are the benefits? What are the challenges? The play will be performed at the International Monetary Fund Center, 720 19th Street, NW on the following dates:
Friday, November 14, 2003 - 10:30am
Tuesday, November 18, 2003 - 10:30am & 6:00pm
Wednesday, November 19, 2003 - 10:30am & 6:00pm
Friday, November 21, 2003 - 10:30am & 6:00pm
For Information and reservations call 202-623-7697. Admission is FREE!

MetroStage Presents A Play Reading Series:
Additional plays by Tom Stoppard, Noel Coward, Leslie Ayvazian, and others will be read on Saturday afternoons at 2:00pm during the run of the mainstage plays and musicals to enhace the audience's appreciation and knowledge of the playwright's body of work.
November 22, 2003: Still Life, Red Peppers, and Hands Across the Sea by Noel Coward
December 6, 2003: Ways and Means, The Astonished Heart, and Family Album
All readings take place at MetroStage. For further information go to Metrostage or call 703-548-9044

October Events at the Goethe-Institute:
Ootober events sponsored by Goethe-Institut, 812 Seventh Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001. Please check on the event for further information, or call (202) 289-1200.
Until Nov 17 Young Turks of the German Cinema (film series)

CNN's Crossfire at The George Washington University:
Crossfire, CNN's longest-running nightly debate program, telecasts LIVE each weeknight before a studio audience from The George Washington University. The Monday-Friday telecasts is from 4:30-5:00pm at the Jack Morton Auditorium, Media & Public Affairs Building, 805 21st Street, NW. New hosts "from the left" James Carville and Paul Begala join the program's conservative hosts, RobertNovak and Tucker Carlson, to face-off with guests that include the nation's top newsmakers. Doors open at 3:30pm; audience must be seated by 4:15pm. For audiences 17 and over. Groups of 10 or more, please call (202) 994-2666 for reservations.

Washington Theatre Review:
Washington Theater Review, a new publication devoted to theater in the Washington, DC area, offers an array of information and a variety of links to other theater-related websites. Please visit their website at www.washingtontheater.com

DCPLAY:
DCPLAY is a social group of people 21-39 in the DC area who get together in large or small groups to see a play, usually coupled with dinner before or after. It's free to join and the events and people are laid back, friendly, and a lot of fun! http://dcplay.org

DC Classics:
DC Classics is a social/discussion group that meets at public venues in the DC metro area to watch and discuss classic, foreign, and independent films. Anyone can plan an event. Membership is free and open to everyone. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/dcclassics/

Ushers Theatre Going Group:
The Ushers Theatre Going Group has been filling up theatres and supplying ushers to the smaller theatres in the DC/MD/VA area for the past 13 years. For more information, visit www.ushers.us

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