Synetic Theater is located in Crystal City in Arlington. Founded in 2001, the theater made its artistic debut with the first wordless Shakespeare production Hamlet.....the rest is silence. Synetic Theater is Washington's premier physical theater company which produces four to five mainstage productions and two to three family series productions per season. The theater also operates an educational studio for children and adults while conducting community outreach programs and touring family and mainstage productions. Synetic Theater has won many awards including the Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Resident Play, Outstanding Choreography and Outstanding Director. They has always earned over a dozen Helen Hayes Awards and the honor of Washingtonians of the Year.