The River


On a moonless August night, The River brings together a man and his girlfriend who are visiting a remote family cabin where he has come fly-fishing since he was a boy.  But she is not the first woman he has brought here.  Or the last. 

Presented by Spooky Action Theater

Show Type
Running Time
80 minutes
(0 Intermissions)
Appropriate For 16+ Price Ranges
$20 - $40

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Box Office Phone: 202-248-0301

Schedule Open/Close Dates: 02/02/2017 - 02/26/2017
Sunday 03:00pm--
Monday ---
Tuesday ---
Wednesday ---
Thursday 08:00pm--
Friday 08:00pm--
Saturday 08:00pm--
Important Dates
Performer Role
Jeff Allin The Man
Emma Jackson The Woman
Karen Novack The Other Woman
Sarah Taurchini Another Woman
Production Personnel
Jez Butterworth
Rebecca Holderness
Costume Designer
Erik Teague
Set Designer
Vicki Davis
Sound Designer
Gordon Nimmo-Smith
Lighting Designer
Matthew Adelson


Spooky Action Theater
1810 16th St NW , Washington, DC 20009
About the Venue:
Enter at the front door of the Universalist National Memorial Church. Free parking at the Masonic Temple at 16th & R St. Enter from 16th St in the middle of the block between R & S Streets via the alley directly opposite Riggs Place NW. Entrance to the parking lot is on the left, behind the Temple.

Getting There

  • Dupont Circle (Red Line)
  • U Street/African-Amer Civil War Memorial/Cardozo (Green/Yellow Lines)
  • about 0.5 miles from U Street and Dupont Circle Metro Stations. Also accessible by the S2 and S4 Metrobus Lines.


  • Free onsite parking
  • Street parking


  • This venue is not wheelchair accessible.
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