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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Theatre News: Signature Theatre Announces The Retirement of Founder and Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

On June 30, 2020, thirty years after he co-founded Signature Theatre, Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer will retire from his position and depart the company. Signature Theatre released the …

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

Theatre News: Quotidian Theatre Will Soon Bid You a Fond Farewell by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Do not try to live forever. You will not succeed.George Bernard Shaw, “Preface on Doctors”, 1909 When we founded the Quotidian Theatre Company, twenty-three years ago, we had no illusion…

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Friday, April 17, 2020

Theatre News: SNEAK PEEK AT 2020-2021 THEATRE SEASON* AT THE ARTS BARN by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

*Unless specified, performance times are Fri. & Sat. at 8 p.m. and Sun. at 2 p.m. Online ticket sales will open 30 days prior to the event. SHE KILLS MONSTERS by Qui Nguyen In partnersh…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 11:36PM

News: Shakespeare Theatre Company Announces New Digital Programming THE SHAKESPEARE HOUR by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Join Artistic Director Simon Godwin and Resident Dramaturg Drew Lichtenberg for The Shakespeare Hour, a month-long online tour through every corner of the Shakespeare universe. Each week, D…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 12:34AM
Friday, April 10, 2020

Theatre News: An Update on the 19/20 Season of the Renegade by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

By now, we have all experienced some form of disruption to our dailylives. I hope this email finds you healthy and having experienced aslittle disruption as possible. As both a theatre and a…

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Saturday, April 4, 2020

Theatre News: Announcement of Awards of 20th Annual Washington Area Theatre Community Honors (WATCH) by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

And now for the Winners (Winners appear in bold font)… Nominations for outstanding technical achievements. Outstanding Set Design in a Musical (5) Zachary Ball – Guys and Dolls – Po…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 06:00PM
Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Theatre News: Brynn Williams and Gerald Jordan Named Directors for Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts Summer Camps by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

CCTA is proud to present brand new programming designed for middle school aged students. This non-audition based program is designed to take children to the next step in their performing art…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 03:59PM
Friday, March 27, 2020

Music News: Special Broadcast: Behzold Abduraimov this Saturday on 91.5 FM WBJC by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Dear friends, Since our concert featuring Behzod Abduraimov will not take place this weekend, we are grateful that 91.5 WBJC-FM radio has agreed to broadcast a thrilling selection of Mr. Abd…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 01:57PM
Thursday, March 26, 2020

Theatre News: ‘Fences’ at Bowie Community Theatre postponed by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Above:  the completed set, taken during tech week, featuring Denzell Massenburg as Cory (left); Ryan Willis as Lyons (right).  Photo by Alan Barnett. Given the extraordinary events of the …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:52AM
Saturday, March 21, 2020

Theatre News: Donate or Apply: Emergency Relief for Theater Artists by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

As our world reels from the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Washington theater community faces financial uncertainty in the weeks and months ahead. Many of the professional theater-makers in o…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:12PM

Cappies Review: ‘Bye Bye Birdie’ at Connelly School of the Holy Child by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Review submitted by Emily Townsend of Flint Hill School The rock and roll cast and crew of the Connelly School of the HolyChild’s theater department excited audiences wit…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:52AM
Thursday, March 19, 2020

Cappies Review: ‘Matilda’ at Patapsco High School by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Review submitted by Justine Krizan of Indian Creek High School Everyone’s saying it was quite the little miracle;They lit the night up in Dundalk, MD.The greatness of Patapsco almost seems…

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Cappies Review: ‘Guys and Dolls’ at Glenelg Country School by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Review submitted by Leslie Robinson of Severna Park High School. What can you do when the chips are down, and you feel like the stakes are against you? If you’re looking for something to b…

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Sunday, February 23, 2020

Theatre News: ‘The Spitfire Grill’ Cooks Up an American Tale of Redemption by the Rockville Little Theatre at The Arts Barn by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

 In partnership with Rockville Little Theatre, Arts on the Green presents the heartwarming musical drama, The Spitfire Grill. The show runs March 6 through 22, 2020, with performances on Fr…

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Friday, February 21, 2020

Theatre News: MAD Productions presents ‘Steel Magnolias’ by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Steel Magnolias is firmly set in its place and time. It’s a story told by six women heavily steeped in Southern values and sensibilities living in Louisiana in the 1980s. And yet versions …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 06:27PM

Music News: Bach in Baltimore presents ‘A Haydn Affair’ by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Bach in Baltimore Presents Works by Joseph Haydn on March 1, 2020 at 4 p.m. at Towson United Methodist Church Bach in Baltimore is thrilled to perform A Haydn Affair concert in honor of the …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 12:23AM
Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Theatre News: ‘The Wanderers’ by Anna Ziegler to have Washington, DC Debut at Theater J by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

The funny, insightful, and mysterious new drama is the fourth by Ziegler produced by Theater J The Wanderers by Anna Ziegler begins performances in the renovated Aaron and Cecile Goldman The…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 07:24PM
Monday, February 17, 2020

Cappies Review: ‘Monty Python’s Spamalot’ at South Carroll High School by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Review submitted by Leslie Robinson of Severna Park Picture yourself in a “dark and very expensive forest.” Add in medieval knights, legendary heroes, and acrobatic cheerleaders. Spice i…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 01:40PM
Friday, February 7, 2020

Music News: Candlelight Concerts Presents The Award-Winning Schumann Quartett by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

“The Schumann Quartett plays staggeringly well… without doubt one of the very best formations among today’s quartet offspring… with virtuosity and a willingness to astonish.” (Sued…

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Monday, February 3, 2020

Theatre News: The Arlington Players Presents the US Premiere Production of A Daughter’s A Daughter By Agatha Christie by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

The Arlington Players (TAP) are proudly presenting the American premiere of the Agatha Christie play A Daughter’s a Daughter, running February 1 – 16 at the Thomas Jefferson Community Th…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:48AM
Monday, January 20, 2020

Theatre News: Announcement of Nominations 20th Annual Washington Area Theatre Community Honors by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

101 productions (40 musicals, 61 plays) were adjudicated in 2019.Twenty-eight community theater companies participated in WATCH adjudication. Nominations for outstanding technical achievemen…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 12:37AM
Friday, January 17, 2020

Music News: Rams Head On Stage presents ‘Mykal Kilgore’ by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Mykal Kilgore’s artistry cuts through traditional barriers and represents the hope of gospel, the soul of R&B, and the vulnerability of country. His debut release, A Man Born Black, i…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 04:48PM
Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Concert News: Candlelight Concert Society presents the Poulenc Trio at Smith Theatre by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

VERY SPECIAL EVENING, CANDLELIGHT’S ARTISTIC DIRECTOR IRINA KAPLAN LANDE STEPS FROM BACKSTAGE TO CENTER STAGE AS PIANIST OF AMERICA’S BEST KNOWN PIANO-WIND TRIO, ALONG WITH CCS VICE PRES…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:38PM

Cappies Review: ‘Puffs or Seven Increasing Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic’ at Chesapeake High School by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Review submitted by Keara Sax of South River High School. “Ladies and Gentlemen, Squibs and Squabs!” Calling all wizarding folk (and �Muggles’) to Chesapeake High School’s producti…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 05:25PM
Monday, January 13, 2020

Theatre News: ‘Frozen Jr.’ at Aldersgate Church Community Theater by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

A story of true love and acceptance between sisters, Frozen JR. expands upon the emotional relationship and journey between Princesses Anna and Elsa. When faced with danger, the two discover…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 04:07PM
Thursday, January 9, 2020

Theatre News: A Taste For Murder Productions presents ‘Murder at McGinty’s’ by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

What does the New Year bring to downtown Silver Spring? Murder at McGinty’s! A Taste For Murder Productions and McGinty’s Public House have formed a partnership to present dinner theatre…

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Theatre Music News: The Gordon Center presents ‘McArdle & McKechnie Celebrate Sondheim and Hamlisch” by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Andrea McArdle and Donna McKechnie, two of Broadway’s most endearing leading ladies, who starred in two of Broadway’s most iconic shows (Annie and A Chorus Line) bring their ever-vibra…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:38PM
Friday, December 13, 2019

Cappies Review: ‘Bring it On’ at Clarksburg High School by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Review submitted by Hannah Nguyen of Northwest High School. Clarksburg’s show “Bring It On” was certainly a show to remember! Fromsolid cheer formations to smooth…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:50AM
Thursday, December 12, 2019

Theatre News: The Talent Machine Company Presents – Ring in the Holiday 2019! by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Join The Talent Machine Company as we celebrate “Ring in the Holiday 2019!!” This high energy production will feature holiday classics with a local Annapolis twist! Featuring The Talent …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:22AM
Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Top 5 Shows of the Week by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

1. ‘Bare’ at Iron Crow Theatre. “…it is definitely an entertaining evening of revelations and in-your-face talent within the intimate confines of Theatre Project.” – Timoth David…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:35PM
Wednesday, September 4, 2019

News: Theatre Week Kickoff Party – Free Event by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

The 2019 Theatre Week Kickoff Party celebrates the launch of the 2019-2020 theatre season and the start of Theatre Week in the Washington region. The event will take place on Saturday, Se…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 11:34PM

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