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Great theater events in Washington this week

Great theater events in Washington this week
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By Hoodline - Published on April 23, 2019.

If you're a theater fan, mark your calendars: there's plenty to do when it comes to stage performances in Washington this week, from a percussion-filled performance to a classic rock opera.

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'The Passover' 

On Saturday, take in a free musical performance of 'The Passover.' It details Jesus Christ's journey and death and connects it to the universal experience of suffering. 

When: Saturday, April 27, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Where: Christ Our Shepherd Church, 801 N. Carolina Ave. SE
Price: Free
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'STOMP: The International Phenomenon'

Tomorrow, enjoy 'STOMP' at The National Theatre. Musicians use ordinary objects, like buckets, garbage cans and brooms to produce a unique percussive performance. The show also features lots of comedy and audience participation.

When: Wednesday, April 24, 7:30 p.m.
Where: The National Theatre, 1321 Pennsylvania Ave.
Price: $39 - $154
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'Oslo'

On Thursday, head to Round House Theatre for a performance of 'Oslo.' According to the event's organizer, the 2017 Tony Award winner for Best play is, "the story of a Norwegian diplomat and her husband, who, in 1993, assembled a ragtag group of would-be diplomats to attempt the impossible: broker peace between Israel and Palestine."

When: Thursday, April 25, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Round House Theatre: Lansburgh Theatre, 450 Seventh St. NW
Price: $45.75-$69.30
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'The Who's Tommy'

Catch 'The Who's Tommy,' an adaptation of the classic rock opera, at The Kennedy Center's Eisenhower Theater. This event celebrates the 50th anniversary of the original Broadway production, which ran for close to 900 performances in New York City. 

When: Wednesday, April 24, 8 p.m.
Where: The Kennedy Center - Eisenhower Theater, 2700 F St., NW
Price: $79 - $119
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