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Thursday, November 24, 2022

Signature announces ‘So Many Possibilities: A Season of Sondheim’ by News Desk

Season features three new Sondheim productions and additional special events including sing-along nights.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 10:30AM

Anacostia Playhouse announces tenth season by News Desk

The centerpieces are the DC premiere of 'Breakthrough' by Verna Craighead Green and the Pulitzer Prize-winning play ‘'night, Mother' by Marsha Norman.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 10:25AM
Friday, November 18, 2022

Theater Alliance announces family-friendly 20th season by News Desk

Innovative anniversary season seeks to reach audiences of all generations.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 07:21AM

4615 Theatre announces transition to shared leadership by News Desk

Founder Jordan Friend will leave artistic director role and become board chair, as existing leadership team forms new model.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 06:36AM
Thursday, November 17, 2022

Woolly announces Kristen Jackson as associate artistic director by News Desk

Her appointment marks Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company’s commitment to Connectivity, its community, and civic engagement.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 08:08PM
Friday, November 11, 2022

Howard Community College to shut Rep Stage after final two shows by News Desk

'Ghost/Writer' by Dane Figueroa Edidi and 'Falsettos' coming in spring 2023.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 07:42PM
Thursday, November 10, 2022

Theatre Washington joins 24 arts service organizations in collective statement of support for Nataki Garrett by News Desk

The artistic director of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival has faced death threats for her programming choices lifting up diverse artists.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 08:58PM
Monday, November 7, 2022

‘The Band’s Visit’ book writer to receive Theater J’s new Jewish play prize by News Desk

The award, named for Trish Vradenburg, will go to Itamar Moses at Theater J's benefit on November 15.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 12:45PM
Tuesday, November 1, 2022

DC-area theaters now going off half-masked by News Desk

Attendance is down, COVID protocols are going their own way, and Theatre Washington and Limelight Insights release new survey on mask-wearing.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 08:19PM
Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Flying V Theatre to workshop new musical ‘Vanishing Girl’ by News Desk

The new work, which 'explores the intersectionality of the nerd experience,' will be performed January 28 and 29, 2023, at Silver Spring Black Box.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 09:14PM
Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Joanna Henry returns to Vienna Theatre Company to direct ‘Doubt: A Parable’ by News Desk

Veteran director's first VTC show in 25 years runs through November 6.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 08:39PM

Rorschach Theatre launches call for local playwright submissions by News Desk

'Magic in Rough Spaces' new play lab accepting submissions from DC-area playwrights through November 28.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 01:56PM
Sunday, October 23, 2022

Theater Alliance and affiliated artists to lead Arts Envoy to India by News Desk

U.S. State Department–commissioned project, originally slated for spring 2020, finally launching live in Kolkata.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 06:56PM

Theater J picks 7 playwrights to diversify portrayal of Jewishness on stage by News Desk

Theater J, the nation’s largest and most prominent Jewish theater, announces the selection of seven Expanding the Canon commissioned playwrights who over the next two and a half years will…

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 06:31PM
Friday, October 21, 2022

Scena Theatre to premiere play based on H.G. Wells’ ‘Time Machine’ by News Desk

A timely commentary on escalating conflicts between Russians and Ukrainians as well as harsh divisions between liberals and conservatives in the U.S.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 02:15PM

Solas Nua to stage U.S. premiere of new ‘Playboy of the Western World’ by News Desk

Opening November 3 at Atlas: A timely take on J.M. Synge's classic created by Nigerian-Irish playwright Bisi Adigun and Irish novelist Roddy Doyle.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 08:00AM
Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Monumental Theatre to host bottomless drag cabaret by News Desk

Two performances only, featuring local musical theater talent and singing drag queens, a three-piece band, and bottomless signature drinks.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 11:51AM
Saturday, October 15, 2022

Arena Stage’s ‘My Body No Choice’ to go national by News Desk

20 theaters and universities nationwide will stage one-night readings of eight, female-authored monologues about bodily autonomy and choice.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 05:55PM
Thursday, September 22, 2022

Kennedy Center announces additional cast for ‘Guys and Dolls’ by News Desk

Opening in October for 10 performances only, a Broadway Center Stage production with star-studded cast.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 07:00AM
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

After a COVID stop in 2020, ExPats Theatre brings back ‘Einstein’s Wife’ by News Desk

What if Albert and Mileva Einstein could go back in time? A bold take on the tale of a gifted woman in the shadow of a brilliant man.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 08:48PM
Sunday, September 18, 2022

Story District to celebrate 25 years with birthday bash by News Desk

October 1 celebration to feature live performances from fan-favorite storytellers.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 05:07PM
Thursday, September 15, 2022

Signature Theatre casts ‘Both Sides Now: Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen’ by News Desk

Musicians Robbie Schaefer and Danielle Wertz to headline cabaret tribute.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 10:06PM

North Carolina Theatre Announces Full Cast for SISTER ACT by News Desk

North Carolina Theatre announces full cast for upcoming production of SISTER ACT. The post North Carolina Theatre Announces Full Cast for SISTER ACT appeared first on Beltline to Broadway.

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 03:37AM
Thursday, September 8, 2022

‘My Body No Choice’ to be Molly Smith’s last show as artistic director at Arena by News Desk

Monologues from eight of America’s most exciting playwrights will reflect on women’s choices past, present, and future.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 06:00PM

Mosaic Theater to stage Ifa Bayeza’s groundbreaking ‘The Till Trilogy’ by News Desk

The series celebrating the life and legacy of Civil Rights icon Emmett Till will play in rotating repertory paired with a citywide Reflection Series.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 06:56AM
Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Spooky Action Theater returns to the boards with ‘Maple and Vine’ by News Desk

In search of elusive happiness, a disenchanted couple seeks refuge in an idealistic 1950s community.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 07:37PM
Monday, September 5, 2022

Essential Theatre to present ‘A Night with Jackie “Moms” Mabley’ by News Desk

Charisma Wooten plays the famous standup comic once billed as 'The Funniest Woman in the World.'

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 05:09PM
Friday, September 2, 2022

Call for proposals for the 2023/24 theater season at the Arts Barn by News Desk

Theater proposals accepted will be part of a production partnership with the Arts Barn/City of Gaithersburg.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 11:55AM
Thursday, September 1, 2022

LeeAnét Noble is new artistic director of Adventure Theatre MTC by News Desk

The visionary choreographer, director, and educator joins ATMTC after a transformational career at Shakespeare Theatre Company and Disney Theatrical Group.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 06:06PM

‘Abortion Road Trip’ returns post-Roe as Theatre Prometheus staged reading by News Desk

The 2017 Capital Fringe Festival comedy hit now meets the moment since SCOTUS screwed up.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 05:58AM
Thursday, August 25, 2022

National Chamber Ensemble plans 2022/23 season of cultural expressions by News Desk

Each of the five concerts can be enjoyed in person or via high-quality video.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 03:17PM

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