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Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Peter’s Alley returns to the stage with acclaimed drama ‘Proof’ by News Desk

A play about the unknowability of love and the mysteries of mathematics.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 04:32PM

Shaw and his star actress will drop lines in ‘Dear Liar’ from WSG by News Desk

Washington Stage Guild presents a free online performance of letters between George Bernard Shaw and Mrs. Patrick Campbell, the original Eliza Doolittle.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 01:01PM
Thursday, September 9, 2021

A ‘Bright Star’ on the horizon for Riverside Center by News Desk

The Fredericksburg, VA, venue's 2021–22 season is underway, featuring musicals, farces, mysteries, and beloved classics.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 04:24AM
Monday, September 6, 2021

Rapid Lemon Productions to stage modern take on 1916 anti-racist play by News Desk

Aladrian C. Wetzel’s new adaptation of 'Rachel' by Angelina Weld Grimké to be offered both in person and streaming.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 11:28AM
Saturday, September 4, 2021

Woolly Mammoth returns to in-person performance with ‘Teenage Dick’ by News Desk

A darkly comic riff on Shakespeare's Richard III features a high school kid bullied because of his cerebal palsy.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:17PM

Ragamala Dance Company to present free world premiere Sept. 11–12 at the REACH by News Desk

Site-specific work imagines a metaphorical world of immortality.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 04:33PM
Friday, September 3, 2021

‘KPOP, The Musical’ dropped from Signature’s 2021/22 season by News Desk

Due to 'pandemic-related logistical challenges,' the Broadway-bound show won't stop at The Anthem.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:45PM

Free ‘Concert of Remembrance’ at Kennedy Center September 10 by News Desk

National Symphony Orchestra program to commemorate 9/11, reflect on loss from COVID, and honor frontline workers.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:23AM
Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Single tickets now on sale for 2021/22 at Shakespeare Theatre by News Desk

Season kicks off with debut of Broadway-bound Britney Spears musical.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 07:00AM

‘American Idol’ to hold open virtual auditions in DC September 8 by News Desk

The search for the next singing superstar comes to Washington, DC, as American Idol holds open virtual auditions Wednesday, September 8, 2021. During this season’s first round of American …

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:54AM
Sunday, August 29, 2021

Ford’s Announces casting for free ‘Come From Away’ concert at Lincoln Memorial  by News Desk

Stars from Broadway and national touring companies to perform September 10 in honor of 9/11 anniversary.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:34AM
Saturday, August 28, 2021

Labor Day event to celebrate dignity of work and challenge inequity in theater by News Desk

'Working, A Musical' — with music by Stephen Schwartz, Micki Grant, Lin-Manuel Miranda — to play three weekends in Black Lives Matter Plaza.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:49AM

Best Medicine Rep sets four new comedies for season five by News Desk

Live laughs to come at new location.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:46AM
Thursday, August 26, 2021

Avant Bard Theatre celebrates a grateful return to the stage by News Desk

Two productions cut short by COVID will be revived: Lauren Gunderson’s ‘Ada and the Machine’ and Tennessee Williams’s ’Suddenly Last Summer.'

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:42PM

Silver Spring Stage returns to live performance with bold 53rd season by News Desk

The company "is reaching beyond its comfort zone" with "a fully multiethnic, intersectional selection of plays."

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:54PM
Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Four badass women ‘Revolutionists’ to kick off Colonial Players 73rd season by News Desk

Seven-show lineup to traverse the globe, discovering along the way stories of revolution, redemption, and revelation.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:00PM
Monday, August 23, 2021

Peace Mountain Theatre to stage three greats at The Writer’s Center by News Desk

The company announces a season at its new home featuring plays by Ayad Akhtar, August Wilson, and Edward Albee.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:17AM
Sunday, August 22, 2021

Baltimore Center Stage 2021/22 season is a go by News Desk

Five transporting mainstage shows plus new partnerships, initiatives, and programs.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:06PM
Saturday, August 21, 2021

Rockville Little Theatre announces 74th season by News Desk

A hilarious farce, a psychological thriller, and a boisterous classic—all live and onstage again at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:50AM
Friday, August 20, 2021

Rep Stage announces three-production in-person season by News Desk

The Helen Hayes Award–winning company reopens with a song cycle, a world premiere, and a new staging of an American classic.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 01:04PM

Spooky Action announces three plays for live reopening by News Desk

The imaginative company's 2021–22 season launches October 7 with Will Eno's 'The Realistic Joneses.'

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:05AM

Folger names Karen Ann Daniels artistic director and director of programming by News Desk

The theater and the Shakespeare library choose a leader with roots in community engagement.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:01AM
Thursday, August 19, 2021

Arts on the Horizon brings back ‘By the Seashore’ outdoors by News Desk

The sensory-filled production takes children age 0–6 on a magical journey to the beach.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:00AM
Wednesday, August 18, 2021

The Edge of the Universe Players 2 to present audio play #2 by News Desk

Memories and mortality echo through 'Laughter in the Shadow of the Trees'—a rediscovered BBC radio play by American playwright James Prideaux.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 12:39PM
Friday, August 13, 2021

The Little Theatre of Alexandria launches dynamic new season by News Desk

The company's 2021-22 lineup includes comedies, thrillers, mysteries, an August Wilson classic, and more.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 07:31PM
Sunday, August 8, 2021

Solas Nua debuts gay-themed visual short story set in Dublin and DC by News Desk

A digital hybrid of literature, animation, and theatrical storytelling by DC-based artist Jeremy Keith Hunter and Dublin-based artist John King.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 04:59PM
Friday, August 6, 2021

Constellation to open ‘Moon Man Walk’ both in person and streaming by News Desk

A sweet, soulful tale by award-winning playwright James Ijames that goes to the moon and back.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:50PM
Thursday, August 5, 2021

DMV theaters unite to require proof of COVID vaccination by News Desk

Policies in effect through December also mandate masks for audiences.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:03PM
Sunday, August 1, 2021

‘The Bluest Eye’ to open Dominion Stage’s 72nd season by News Desk

Lydia R. Diamond's adaptation of the acclaimed Toni Morrison novel explores the legacy of racism for a community, a family, and an innocent girl. 

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 04:04PM
Saturday, July 31, 2021

Olney’s 83rd season keeps promise to reflect whole community by News Desk

Shows include two world premieres, two area premieres, 'The Music Man' with a deaf-and-hearing team, and a groundbreaking 'Beauty and the Beast.'

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 12:17PM

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