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Thursday, July 14, 2022

2022 Capital Fringe Preview: ‘Pretty Messy Love’ by Guest Author

A one-woman cabaret show about finding true love in the real world.

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Sunday, July 10, 2022

Heartwarming ‘Best Worst That Can Happen’ premieres at Aldersgate Church Community Theater by Guest Author

Jean Koppen’s must-see new play tackles aging, self-esteem, Alzheimer’s, and unlikely love.

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Thursday, July 7, 2022

2022 Capital Fringe Preview: ‘Sadec 1965: A Love Story’ by Guest Author

A solo storytelling performance best described as 'Motorcycle Diaries' meets 'Eat, Pray, Love' set in Vietnam.

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

2022 Capital Fringe Preview: ‘Green Machine’ by Guest Author

A Mt. Pleasant marijuana 'gifting' shop offers a window into the vast changes in the District.

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2022 Capital Fringe Preview: ‘Mary’ by Guest Author

A comedic drama that explores a teacher's romantic journey as she faces questions about her religious beliefs.

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Monday, June 27, 2022

2022 Capital Fringe Preview: ‘The Day Salvador Allende Died’ by Guest Author

A fictional play based on facts is about his feelings and thoughts on that fateful day, September 11, 1973.

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2022 Capital Fringe Preview: ‘The Body Show’ by Guest Author

A live storytelling show where people in all types of bodies can share their triumphs, frustrations, and realizations.

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Friday, June 24, 2022

‘Falsettos’ reopens Montgomery College Summer Dinner Theatre by Guest Author

The sung-through musical, smooth and well-executed, reflects the LGBTQ community, Judaism, coming out, and living life with pride.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 10:24AM
Friday, June 3, 2022

British Players to open ‘the little play that could,’ ‘The Mystery of Edwin Drood’ by Guest Author

The production was challenged by not only the pandemic but an earthquake.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 01:49PM
Monday, May 30, 2022

Opera Review: ‘Carmen’ by the Washington National Opera by Guest Author

By Winnie Dreisonstok The Washington National Opera presented “Carmen,” one of the mainstays in the opera repertoire. With themes of love, jealousy, and fate, Georges Bizet’s work is b…

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Saturday, May 7, 2022

In Their Own Words: the creators of ‘Edward and Christine’ share their unconventional take on the show by Guest Author

'We worked together as a trio where ideas and roles overlapped and complemented each other. What a dream!'

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:00PM
Friday, May 6, 2022

A fitting celebration of ‘Sondheim’ at Fauquier Community Theatre by Guest Author

The musical 'Side by Side by Sondheim' is performed by a cast who entertain, charm, and dazzle.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:38PM
Monday, May 2, 2022

Leslie Odom Jr. croons, audience swoons at GMU’s Hylton Performing Arts Center by Guest Author

An evening of original songs, well-loved standards, and Aaron Burr’s greatest hits.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 10:00PM
Tuesday, April 19, 2022

MetroStage gets a new venue called Venue by Guest Author

Alexandria’s only professional theater will be built into a chic condominium complex in Old Town North.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:28PM
Monday, April 18, 2022

Celebrating Black femme vision in ‘Dreamgirls’ at Bowie State University by Guest Author

The musical at Maryland’s oldest HBCU to challenge how women and womxn occupy spaces.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 04:51PM
Thursday, April 14, 2022

At Traveling Players, teen actors find pandemic relief in ancient Greeks by Guest Author

By trusting their castmates and an ancient story, students took a leap of faith, channeled their grief, and began to heal.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 12:23PM
Monday, April 4, 2022

In Memorium: Director and Theater Supporter Zina Theresa Bleck by Guest Author

Bleck passed away at the age of 60. Her loss is deeply felt by the Virginia theater community where she worked as a theater advocate, director, and founder of Zemfira Stage.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 11:43AM
Thursday, March 24, 2022

Fauquier Community Theatre’s ‘Noises Off’ has spot-on comic timing by Guest Author

Never discount how world-class community theater can be when done correctly.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:06PM

How Ukrainian playwrights are responding to the theater of war by Guest Author

More than three dozen dramatists in an international initiative are bearing witness to the horrors of Putin’s war on Ukraine.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:24AM
Friday, March 18, 2022

Fauquier Community Theatre’s stage adaptation of ‘Shoah’ — lest we forget by Guest Author

A world premiere Holocaust documentary based on interviews with survivors, bystanders, and perpetrators.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:36PM
Monday, March 7, 2022

A sit-down with Peter Harrold, director of ‘The Audience’ for British Players by Guest Author

First written for Helen Mirren, the play about Queen Elizabeth II's meetings with her Prime Ministers will open during the Queen's 70th year on the throne.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:33PM
Friday, January 21, 2022

On directing ‘Bad Seed,’ a thriller about an evil child, at Rockville Little Theatre by Guest Author

Director Pauline Griller-Mitchell: ‘It’s been interesting to see how many children start off as bullies and turn into serial killers.’

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:05PM
Tuesday, December 7, 2021

‘Fires in the Mirror’ still burns at Baltimore Center Stage by Guest Author

Even though 30 years have passed, the tragic stories told in Anna Deavere Smith's powerful play could be headlines today.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 12:02PM
Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Finegan Kruckemeyer on his magical ‘Man Covets Bird’ at Spooky Action by Guest Author

A man awakens as a stranger, finds a bird companion, and embarks on a fantastical quest of self-discovery...

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 07:34PM
Friday, November 12, 2021

Two women dress down ‘Five Women Wearing the Same Dress’ by Guest Author

The comedy now running at Dominion Stage gets a critical look by its director and a cast member.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 11:15AM
Tuesday, August 3, 2021

It’s time to say ‘No shot, no show,’ by Stephen Beaudoin by Guest Author

The executive director of The Washington Chorus calls on DC Metro performing arts organizations to make a vaccination policy rooted in respect.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 11:32AM
Friday, July 30, 2021

Theatre Review: ‘A Play for the Living in a Time of Extinction’ presented by Baltimore Center Stage by Guest Author

As spring 2021 turned to summer, several of the Baltimore area theater companies had already returned to in-person performance while others were soon to follow, many taking advantage of thei…

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Monday, June 28, 2021

David Strathairn to star at STC as resistance fighter Jan Karski by Guest Author

A masterful solo performance about the man who tried to warn the Oval Office of the Holocaust.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:01PM
Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Producing on stage for the small screen: How Round House did it by Guest Author

Behind the scenes with the creative team at a theater-turned-soundstage as it wraps its first virtual season.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 07:23AM
Friday, April 16, 2021

A powerful theater of witness marks Emancipation Day in ‘Here I Am’ by Guest Author

By Susan Galbreath Many of us have been asking, “What will our theaters look like when our community returns to a post-pandemic ‘normal’?” Mélisande Short-Colomb and her collaborato…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 10:35AM
Thursday, March 25, 2021

NEWS: Online TU festival of new works by student and guest playwrights examines ‘what comes next’ by Guest Author

  By Rebecca KirkmanTU Department of Theatre Arts Productions presents a collection of eight plays through March 27 What world do we want to create? How do we take the next steps together? …

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