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Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company

"THE HOTTEST THEATRE COMPANY IN TOWN" Washington Post - develops, produces and promotes fearless emerging playwrights and provocative new plays that explore the edges of theatrical style and human experience. Woolly performs in an award-winning new 272-seat theatre at 7th & D Sts., NW. Tickets: $15-$93 ($20 for 30 & Under; $15 Stampede Seats (rush seats) 2 hours before showtime-subscription series only; Pay-What-You-Can performances at the start of each run).

On Stage:
AN OCTOROON, New York Times Top 10 Play and Obie Award winning play by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins.

A plantation on the brink of foreclosure. A young gentleman falling for the part-black daughter of the estate’s owner. An evil swindler plotting to buy her for himself. Meanwhile, the slaves are trying to keep things drama-free, because everybody else is acting crazy.
An Octoroon, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ Obie-winning riff on a 19th century melodrama that helped shape the debate around the abolition of slavery, is an incendiary adaptation that the New York Post called “entertainingly demented.” Part period satire, part meta-theatrical middle finger, it’s a provocative challenge to the racial pigeonholing of 1859—and of today.

Largest Meeting Room Details
Capacity, Banquet-style: 125
Capacity, Classroom-style: 265
Capacity, Theatre-style: 265
Meeting Space Details
Inside Reception Capacity: 450
Facility Amenities
Lunch, Live Music, ADA compliant
Rooftop Bar
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Metro Station
Archives-Navy Memorial-Penn Quarter, Gallery Pl-Chinatown
Payment Options
American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Personal Checks, Visa
641 D St. NW
Washington, DC 20004
Penn Quarter/Chinatown
Contact

(202) 393-3939 / (202) 289-2446 fax or tickets () woollymammoth ! net

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