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Monday, March 25, 2019

Synetic Theater Hires Jason Najjoum as Managing Director by News Desk

Synetic Theater is pleased to announce the hiring of Jason Najjoum as Managing Director. Mr. Najjoum comes to Synetic with over a decade of experience in the arts and culture space and valua…

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Friday, March 22, 2019

Adventure Theatre MTC Announces Departure of Artistic Director Michael J. Bobbitt by News Desk

Adventure Theatre MTC (ATMTC) today announced that Michael J. Bobbitt, who has served as the organization’s artistic director since 2007, will be stepping down on July 1, 2019. Bobbitt, an…

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Aquila Theatre Returns to George Mason with ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ by News Desk

The critically acclaimed Aquila Theatre returns to George Mason University’s Center for the Arts on Sunday, March 31 at 7:30 p.m. for an enchanting performance of William Shakespeare’s b…

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Wolf Pack Theatre Company Has Found a Home by News Desk

Wolf Pack Theatre Company has found a new home at the Cora B. Woods Center in Brentwood Maryland. After almost five years of being nomads, Wolf Pack Theatre Company will be moving into the C…

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

DC Playwright Collective The Welders Announce Third Generation Playwrights by News Desk

A new generation of playwrights is taking over The Welders – Washington DC’s only playwrights’ collective devoted exclusively to developing and producing new work. Starting in January …

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Theater J to Welcome Home Audiences for its 2019-2020 Season by News Desk

Theater J Artistic Director Adam Immerwahr and Managing Director Jojo Ruf announce Theater J’s 2019-2020 season, welcoming home audiences to a beautiful and refreshed theater located in th…

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Sunday, March 17, 2019

The 2019 WATCH AWARDS Ceremony Takes Place Tonight by News Desk

The 19th Annual WATCH Awards winners will be announced tonight at a ceremony at the Birchmere in Alexandria Virginia. DC Metro Theater Arts will be at the ceremony to bring you updates on so…

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

Arena Stage Voices of Now Artists Return from Trip to Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina by News Desk

(Washington, D.C.) Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater, in partnership with the U.S. Embassy in Zagreb, Croatia and the U.S. Embassy in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, sent fou…

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Rep Stage Announces 2019-2020 Season Productions by News Desk

Rep Stage has announced its 2019-2020 Season: Souvenir By Stephen Temperley Directed by Joseph W. Ritsch September 5-22, 2019 E2 By Bob Bartlett WORLD PREMIERE Directed by Joseph W. Ritsch O…

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Baltimore Center Stage Announces 2019-2020 Season by News Desk

Baltimore Center Stage today announce its upcoming season of mainstage plays to mark the debut programming under Artistic Director Stephanie Ybarra: Miss You Like Hell Book and lyrics by Qui…

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Riverside Center for the Performing Arts To Stage ‘The Color Purple’ by News Desk

Riverside Center for the Performing Arts is excited to present The Color Purple opening Wednesday, March 13 and running until Sunday, May 5. The Color Purple opened at The Broadway Theatre i…

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Saturday, March 9, 2019

Avant Bard Announces Sudden Casting Change for ‘Topdog/Underdog’ by News Desk

Avant Bard regrets to report that Khalil Kain had to withdraw from the cast of Topdog/Underdog due to unforeseen personal circumstances. But Avant Bard is happy to announce that Jeremy Keith…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Applications Now Being Accepted for 2019 Charm City Fringe Festival by News Desk

The Charm City Fringe Festival has opened applications for its 8th annual theatre festival in Baltimore’s Bromo Arts District. Once again, application fees for Baltimore artists are waived…

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Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Arena Stage Announces 2019-2020 Season by News Desk

Arena Stage announced its 2019-2020 season this morning. The season will include the following: Ann By Holland Taylor In the Kreeger Theater | July 11 – August 11, 2019 Jitney By August Wi…

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Monday, March 4, 2019

Olney Theatre Center Announces 2019-2020 Season by News Desk

Olney Theatre Center has announced the lineup for its 2019-2020 season: Mainstage Productions: Cabaret (August 28 – October 6, 2019) Singin’ in the Rain (November 8, 2019 – January 5, …

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Shakespeare Theatre Company Announces ‘Michael Kahn and Friends: Off the Record’ by News Desk

Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Artistic Director Michael Kahn invites theatre-lovers to a series of intimate conversations about life in the D.C. theatre scene as he prepares to retire from…

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Sunday, March 3, 2019

Embracing Arlington Arts Fights Proposed Arlington Budget Cuts by News Desk

Over the weekend, County Manager Mark Schwartz submitted his recommended 2020 budget to the Arlington County Board. If implemented, it will prove to be devastating to the Arlington arts comm…

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Friday, March 1, 2019

The American Pops Orchestra To Present ‘NextGen: Finding the Voices of Tomorrow’ by News Desk

Imagine seeing Stefani Germanotta perform before she became Lady Gaga, or seeing Beyoncé sing before she was famous. That’s the vision for The American Pops Orchestra’s NextGen: Finding…

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Ford’s Theatre Announces 2019-2020 Season by News Desk

  Ford’s Theatre Director Paul R. Tetreault today announced the upcoming 2019-2020 theatrical season will include the following: August Wilson’s Fences Featuring Craig Wallace and Erika…

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Signature Theatre Announces Recipients of Inaugural SigWorks: Signature Theatre / Yale Composer Partnership. by News Desk

Signature Theatre announced today that Mark Sonnenblick and Scott Feiner will both receive workshops of their new musical theater works as part of the SigWorks: Signature Theatre/Yale Compos…

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

News: Simon Godwin Announces His Debut Season for Shakespeare Theatre Company by News Desk

Incoming Artistic Director Simon Godwin today announces Shakespeare Theatre Company’s 2019-2020 Season. Godwin’s debut season highlights his artistic aspirations for the company to…

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Monumental Theatre Company Announces Cast for ‘Daddy Long Legs’ by News Desk

Monumental Theatre Company’s Daddy Long Legs tells the story of Jerusha Abbott, her mysterious young benefactor and the affection that grows between them by way of handwritten letters. Joh…

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Young Artists of America Launches ‘Hear the People Sing’ Civic Engagement Project with ‘Les Miserables’ by News Desk

Young Artists of America (YAA) is proud to announce that the Greater Washington Foundation’s (GWF) Donors InVesting in the Arts (DIVAS) Fund has awarded them a grant for a civic engagement…

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Theater and Policy Salon Conversation on Criminal Justice to Follow ‘Twelve Angry Men’ at Ford’s Theatre by News Desk

Ford’s Theatre is partnering with the Theater and Policy Salon for a special post-performance discussion on “Justice” in Criminal Justice, following the 7:30 pm show of Twelve…

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Just in Time for Valentine’s Day: First-Ever #ShowLove Fest Comes to Gaithersburg Arts Barn by News Desk

“Don’t forget to show love!” Austin Perine reminds us, as he distributes food across the nation to homeless individuals. “President” Austin’s caped crusad…

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Monday, February 4, 2019

2019 Helen Hayes Nominations Are Announced by News Desk

Tonight, at a celebration honoring theater excellence on stages across the Washington area, theater artists, administrators, patrons, and special guests gathered in the National Theatre’s …

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Sunday, February 3, 2019

Avant Bard Announces Casting for ‘Topdog/Underdog’ by News Desk

Avant Bard theatre announces that veteran screen actor Khalil Kain will star with award-winning stage actor Louis E. Davis in Suzan-Lori Parks’s acclaimed Topdog/Underdog, led by award…

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Thursday, January 31, 2019

Tracy Lynn Olivera To Perform One-Night Cabaret at BlackRock This Friday, Feb 1 by News Desk

BlackRock will be kicking off its jam-packed February with Broadway Gold, a musical cabaret spun together by Signature Theatre’s own Tracy Lynn Olivera. On Friday, February 1 at 8 PM, Oliv…

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Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Addison Janney’s ‘Yes, But I Have To’ To Premiere at Hard Bargain Amphitheater February 15-18 by News Desk

Yes, But I Have To, a new drama, will premiere at Hard Bargain Amphitheater in Accokeek, MD from February 15 to 18, 2019. Written and directed by emerging DC playwright Addison Janney, and s…

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Big Apple Circus Returning to National Harbor by News Desk

The Big Apple Circus is back in the DC region for its second year. From February 14 through March 24, the Big Apple Circus will transform National Harbor into a big top with a modern twist …

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LA TI DO to present Joel Markowitz Award at ‘LUCKY: A 7th Anniversary’ by News Desk

LA TI DO will present its second annual Joel Markowitz Award at LUCKY: A 7th Anniversary on January 28, 2019. Washington, DC’s premiere cabaret series will award DC business owner Russwin …

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