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Thursday, June 30, 2022

4615 Theatre returns to live performing with cabaret about rage by News Desk

Titled 'tempered,' the blend of music, movement, and poetry will be performed by resident artists with rotating guest performers.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 04:48PM
Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Rorschach Theatre’s ‘Chemical Exile’ to play in-person July 7–24 by News Desk

An immersive theatrical experience that can be enjoyed on its own or as the final chapter of the company's year-long Psychogeographies Project.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 12:18PM
Monday, June 27, 2022

The Wendi Winters Memorial Foundation and DC Theater Arts announce the Wendi Winters Memorial Series to honor slain journalist by News Desk

The fund will allow DCTA to create local arts journalism in honor of former DCTA writer Wendi Winters who was killed in the 2018 Capital Gazette shooting.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 09:50PM
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Inaugural Victor Shargai Leadership Award announced by News Desk

Edgar Dobie and Paige Hernandez will be recognized for their outstanding service and creative leadership in the DC-area theater community.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 10:39AM
Friday, June 10, 2022

Keegan Theatre announces 2022/23 season by News Desk

The lineup includes two world premieres by DC-area playwrights, one regional premiere, one DC premiere, two musicals, and a Pulitzer Prize-winning play.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:51PM

Molly Smith to retire from Arena Stage in 2023 by News Desk

The groundbreaking artistic director will leave a legacy of 25 years of redefining and celebrating American theater in the nation's capital.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:31PM
Saturday, June 4, 2022

‘On Your Feet!’ launches national tour full of DC-grown talent by News Desk

Represented by Columbia Artists Theatricals through a special license from Theatrical Rights Worldwide and General Managed by Evan Bernardin Productions, a brand-new production of the …

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 11:07AM
Thursday, June 2, 2022

Scena Theatre to present four black comedies by Samuel Beckett by News Desk

With 'Beckett Shorts,' the company returns to its modernist roots of staging great works by the masters of literature and theater.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:00AM
Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Baltimore Center Stage announces 2022/23 season by News Desk

BCS celebrates 60 years with four mainstage productions and a full slate of civic and community initiatives.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 01:37PM
Monday, May 30, 2022

Tribute to Black ‘sheroes’ in Essential Theatre’s ‘From the Mississippi Delta’ by News Desk

The emotional play by Endesha Ida Mae Holland, Ph.D., follows her journey from poverty to academia.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:30AM
Thursday, May 26, 2022

Baltimore Center Stage is having a party, and everyone is invited by News Desk

All remaining tickets to BCS's production of 'Bakkhai' will be free.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:59PM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Folger Theatre to present ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ at the National Building Museum by News Desk

Shakespeare’s magical comedy will be staged in an enchanting playhouse to be built inside the museum's Great Hall.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:23PM
Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Signature Theatre announces 2022/23 season by News Desk

Three new Sondheim productions highlight the company's special connection to the legendary composer.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:03PM
Thursday, May 19, 2022

Studio Theatre announces 2022/23 season by News Desk

Six productions that range from intimate drama to riotous comedy to theatrical spectacle to celebrated musical.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:30PM

Wolf Trap awards seven grants to DC-area high schools to fund performing arts projects by News Desk

Projects span Prince George’s County, Arlington County, Fairfax County, Falls Church City, Loudoun County, and D.C. Public Schools.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:20AM

Historic Ford’s Theatre announces 2022/23 season by News Desk

Lineup to include Horton Foote’s ‘The Trip to Bountiful' and Cheryl L. West’s new musical about rock ‘n’ roll trailblazer Sister Rosetta Tharpe.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:00AM
Wednesday, May 18, 2022

India.Arie to headline Black Girls Rock! festival at Kennedy Center by News Desk

BGR!FEST makes its highly anticipated return—collaborating with the National Symphony Orchestra (NSO) for the very first time.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:00PM

The Kennedy Center’s 2022/23 season offers excitement for all ages by News Desk

The lineup includes the return of the Broadway Center Stage series, thrilling Broadway plays and musicals, and exciting world premiere works for young people.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:33AM
Monday, May 16, 2022

DC-area theaters unite to extend COVID mask and vax policies by News Desk

Mask-wearing and proof of vaccination for artists, staff, and audiences will be required at least through July 31, 2022.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:52PM
Sunday, May 15, 2022

‘True Colors’ LGBTQ+ program to premiere on PBS June 4 by News Desk

A star-studded lineup joined by the DC-based American Pops Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Luke Frazier.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:30PM

Everyman Theatre announces 32nd season with seven wide-ranging plays by News Desk

Lineup includes a world premiere, two hits from stage and screen, an award-winning Broadway play, a fan-favorite whodunnit, a play by a new voice in American theater, and a reimagined musica…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:09PM
Saturday, May 14, 2022

‘Smashed’ comedy ‘Drunk Shakespeare’ to open at new Sage Theatre by News Desk

A hit with critics and audiences in Chicago and New York City, the show comes to DC June 16 to October 1.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:22PM

‘Pooled’ gospel musical by Moses T. Alexander Greene to return ‘home’ by News Desk

The award-winning play will have its regional premiere at the Bowie Center for the Performing Arts June 10 to 12.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 04:52PM

1st Stage 2022/23 season brings four regional premieres to Tysons by News Desk

The season kicks off with the regional premiere of 'Mlima's Tale' by Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:25AM
Thursday, May 12, 2022

Broadway Director Alex Timbers will appear at the 2022 Gaithersburg Book Festival by News Desk

Tony Award-winning Broadway director Alex Timbers will be appearing at the Gaithersburg Book Festival on May 14 to speak about and sign his new children’s book, Broadway Bird. Broadway Bir…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:09PM

Woolly Mammoth 2022/23 season to feature regional, U.S., and world premieres by News Desk

A break-out collection of unconventional storytelling, filled with characters who upend roles, rules, and regimes, and authentic, in-your-face playwriting voices.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:22PM
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Olney Theatre Center announces eclectic 2022/23 season by News Desk

Lineup includes a rolling world premiere, a DMV premiere, several co-productions, and the return of the nationally acclaimed production of 'Disney's Beauty and the Beast.'

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 07:14PM
Monday, May 9, 2022

Arena Stage announces 2022/23 season, Molly Smith’s 25th as artistic director by News Desk

Two new Power Plays, a classic romantic comedy, a timely new drama, a quirky cult musical, and a landmark work of the American theater.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:23PM
Friday, May 6, 2022

The magic of ‘Potted Potter’ returns to Shakespeare Theatre Company this summer by News Desk

Popular production condenses all seven Harry Potter books into seventy hilarious minutes.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:21PM
Sunday, May 1, 2022

‘Nothing short of a miracle’: Capital Fringe to return in July by News Desk

30 theater productions with 140 individual performances over eight days in Georgetown.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:00PM

Pan Underground’s popular ‘Red Bike’ block party returns May 21 by News Desk

The play by Caridad Svich is reimagined as an immersive experience at the center of an outdoor community celebration.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:24AM