Widowers' Houses


An ambitious young doctor falls in love with the daughter of a predatory real-estate speculator, but while her wealth is appealing, he balks at its source. Shaw’s first play, from 1893, sparkles as it fences with some unpleasant truths.

Presented by Washington Stage Guild

Show Type
Running Time
130 minutes
(2 Intermissions)
Appropriate For 16+ Price Ranges
$25 - $60

Discount Tickets Available Students half price, Seniors $10 off top ticket price

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Box Office Phone: 240-582-0050

Schedule Open/Close Dates: 09/28/2017 - 10/29/2017
Sunday 02:30pm--
Monday ---
Tuesday ---
Wednesday ---
Thursday 07:30pm--
Friday 08:00pm--
Saturday 02:30pm08:00pm-
Important Dates
Performer Role
Steven Carpenter LIckcheese/Porter
Michael Glenn Cokane
Madeleine Farrington Blanche
Paige O'Malley Waitress/Parlor Maid
Lawrence Redmond Sartorius
Scott Harrison Harry
Production Personnel
George Bernard Shaw
Laura Giannarelli
Costume Designer
Sigridur Johannesdottir
Set Designers
Carl F. Gudenius
Kirk Kristlibas
Sound Designer
Marcus Darnley
Lighting Designer
Marianne Meadows


Undercroft Theatre
900 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, , Washington, DC 20001

Getting There

  • Gallery Pl-Chinatown (Green/Yellow/Red Lines)
  • Metro Center (Blue/Orange/Red Lines)
  • Mt Vernon Sq 7th St-Convention Center (Green/Yellow Lines)
  • We are in the heart of downtown with many bus routes, plus the downtown Circulator.


  • Street parking
  • Paid garages
  • Paid lot


  • This venue is wheelchair accessible.
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