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Wednesday, January 19, 2022

News: Jon Stewart to Receive the Kennedy Center’s 23rd Mark Twain Prize for American Humor by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Prize Will Be Awarded at the Kennedy Center at a Gala Performance on April 24, 2022  Program to be broadcast nationally (WASHINGTON)—The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts wil…

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News: Signature Theatre to Recognize Carol Burnett with the 2022 Stephen Sondheim Award by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

“Carol Burnett is a multitude of talents. I congratulate all of them.”  – Stephen Sondheim Arlington, VA – On May 16, 2022, Virginia’s Tony Award®-winning Signature Theatre wi…

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Friday, January 14, 2022

News: Theater J launches ‘Expanding the Canon: A Commission Program for Racially and Ethnically Diverse Jewish Playwrights’ by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Initiative funded by a Covenant Foundation grant will highlight non-white Jewish narratives (Washington, DC) – Theater J, the nation’s largest and most prominent Jewish theater, announce…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:17PM

News: The Center for The Arts at George Mason University Reschedule Camille A. Brown & Dancers and Kristin Chenoweth by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

(FAIRFAX, VA)—The Center for the Arts at George Mason University announced today it has rescheduled upcoming performances for two artists previously scheduled in January and February 2022.…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:49PM

News: Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Launches Second Cohort of the Miranda Family Fellows Program by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

(Washington, D.C) Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, a national leader in the creation of innovative theatre, is launching the second cohort of its transformative fellowship program in partners…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:39PM
Wednesday, January 12, 2022

News: Call for Playwrights: Horticulture Playwrights Workshop Accepting Applications through February 15 by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

BALTIMORE, MD – Horticulture Playwrights Workshop seeks Baltimore-area playwrights for their 2022-23 cohort. Selected artists will receive a $1,000 stipend along with feedback, support, an…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:48PM

News: Theatre Washington and DC area theaters unite in extending proof of vaccination and masks by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

The Commitment Theatres across the greater Washington, DC-area have united to provide the highest level of public safety for their audiences, artists, staff, and volunteers, by requiring tha…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:40PM
Tuesday, January 11, 2022

News: ‘Everybody Rise: Signature Remembers Stephen Sondheim’ Tribute Concert to Stream Free by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Free streaming on YouTube @sigtheatre 72 hours only Friday, January 14 at 5PM through Monday, January 17 at 5PM  Arlington, VA – Signature Theatre is thrilled to announce that special arr…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 02:48PM
Friday, January 7, 2022

News: Star-Studded Cast Celebrates ’50 Years of Broadway at the Kennedy Center’ by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

    Two Performances Only! February 11 & 12, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kennedy Center Opera House   (WASHINGTON)—The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announces a star-s…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 12:56PM

News: Ford’s Theatre Cancels Full Performance Run of ‘The Mountaintop’ Due to COVID Surge by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Washington, D.C. – Due to the ongoing surge of COVID-19 cases in the D.C. region, all performances of The Mountaintop are canceled, January 21 through February 13, 2022. Directed by Nicole…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 12:27PM

News: Omicron Surge Forces Dominion Stage to Reschedule ‘Firebringer’ Musical by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

With cases of the highly contagious Omicron COVID variant surging throughout the DC metro area, including some breakthrough cases among the fully vaccinated cast, Dominion Stage has decided …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 11:56AM

News: Ford Theatre’s Company of ‘A Christmas Carol’ Collects Over $22,000 for Theatre Washington’s Taking Care Fund by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Yearly fundraising drive has raised more than $‭900,000 for Washington-area charities since 2009. Washington, D.C. — Ford’s Theatre Society announced that audiences and the company of …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 11:45AM
Wednesday, December 29, 2021

News: Olney Theatre Center Forced by COVID to Cut Short Run of Ground-Breaking “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” Production by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Olney, MD — December 29, 2021 — Olney Theatre Center informed patrons on Monday that multiple breakthrough cases of COVID-19 had forced the cancellation of the remaining performances of …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 05:31PM
Monday, December 6, 2021

News: The 44th Kennedy Center Honorees Celebrated at the Honors Gala, December 5, 2021 by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

The 44th Kennedy Center Honorees Justino Díaz, Berry Gordy, Lorne Michaels, Bette Midler, and Joni Mitchell were celebrated in Washington, D.C. in advance of THE 44TH ANNUAL KENNEDY C…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 12:27PM
Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Cappies Review: ‘Puffs’ at Albert Einstein High School by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Review submitted by Hayden Polsky of Quince Orchard High School Everyone knows the famous fantasy series about a certain boy wizard – he grows up with some terrible relatives, goes to a ma…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 07:39PM
Monday, November 8, 2021

News: Mosaic Theater Company of DC Names Reginald L. Douglas as New Artistic Director by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Mosaic’s mission to produce transformational art that reflects DC’s diverse voices aligns with Douglas’ vision and hope for theater. WASHINGTON (November 8, 2021) — After an extensiv…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 04:34PM
Wednesday, November 3, 2021

News: NextStop Theatre Announces Multiple New Members of Leadership Team by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Herndon, VA/Washington, DC – NextStop Theatre Company is proud to officially announce the appointment of four exceptional professionals to the company’s leadership team. Among the new ap…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:47PM

News: Moisés Kaufman and Amanda Gronich of Tectonic Theater Project to Receive Theatre J Trish Vradenburg New Jewish Play Prize by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

New York, NY and Washington, DC (November 3, 2021) – Tectonic Theater Project is the proud recipient of the Theater J Trish Vradenburg New Jewish Play Prize for their play Here There Are …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:36PM

News: The Kennedy Center and Asia Society Announce COAL + ICE by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

  An immersive 30,000-square-foot documentary photography exhibition visualizing the climate crisisA six-week festival of events to include performances, workshops, panel discussions, and e…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:14PM
Sunday, October 17, 2021

‘A Quick 5’ with Danielle Guy, director of Dominion Stage’s production of ‘Five Women Wearing the Same Dress’ by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Danielle Guy is directing Dominion Stage’s production of “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress,” a comedy by Alan Ball (HBO’s “Six Feet Under” and “True Blood”), which opens Nov…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 04:03PM
Sunday, September 26, 2021

News: The Washington Stage Guild Announces 2021-22 Season of Plays by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

As we celebrate the 35th anniversary of our founding, the Washington Stage Guild is proud to announce our return to in-person production with a season of four plays that all confront the iss…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:58PM

News: NextStop Theatre Announces Revised Fall 2021 Schedule by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Herndon, VA/Washington, DC – Producing Artistic Director Evan Hoffmann has released NextStop Theatre Company’s revised schedule of programming for Fall 2021. The new schedule will featur…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:26PM

News: ‘HEDY! The Life & Inventions of Hedy Lamarr’ Comes to The State Theater of Havre de Grace by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Havre de Grace, MD – The State Theater of Havre de Grace is proud to present “HEDY: The Life & Inventions of Hedy Lamarr.” Fulbright Specialist and NYC performer, Heather Massie, c…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:05PM
Saturday, September 18, 2021

News: Baltimore Center Stage’s 2021-22 Season – It’s Go Time! by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Baltimore Center Stage (BCS) (Artistic Director Stephanie Ybarra) is proud to announce the complete 2021/22 Season, featuring artists such as Noah Diaz, Will Davis, Anna Deavere Smith, Nicol…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 11:52PM

News: ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Live Q&A in Cinemas Nationwide on September 23 by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Attendees Will Be Among the First to See Dear Evan HansenPlus an Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Making of the Film Click HERE to view the event trailer. WHAT:  In celebration of th…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:21PM
Thursday, September 16, 2021

News: Ballet Theatre of Maryland Announces 2021-2022 Season by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

ANNAPOLIS, MD – For the 2021-2022 season, Ballet Theatre of Maryland announces its return to live, in-theater performances with joy and thanks. This season features An Afternoon of Romance…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 04:27PM

News: An die Musik Partners with Local Playwright for World Premiere of ‘Hand Through the Veil’ by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Baltimore, MD – “Hand Through the Veil” is best described as a period drama — a thriller with elements of mystery.  The story is compelling and original. Renowned author Sir Arthur …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 04:13PM
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

News: Olney Theatre Returns to Indoor Performance with Larissa Fasthorse’s Satire, ‘The Thanksgiving Play’ by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

OLNEY, MD — September 14, 2021 — Native American playwright Larissa FastHorse’s (Sicangu Lakota) comedy The Thanksgiving Play makes its DC premiere as Olney Theatre’s season opener. …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 05:43PM

News: The Welders Presents the Audioplay, ‘Girls’ Night (with Spirits), Final Production of 2021 Season by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Washington, DC—The Welders, a collective of DC-area playwrights presents the second and final production of their 2021 season. After a phenomenal virtual premiere of Jared Shambergers’ d…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 05:27PM

News: The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Announces Changes to the Fall Program Schedule by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

BSO at Strathmore Concerts Relocated, New Baltimore Dates Added through October 2 BALTIMORE (September 15, 2021) – The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) announced today a series of sched…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 05:12PM
Tuesday, September 7, 2021

News: The Colonial Players presents ‘The Revolutionists’ to Open Its 73rd Season by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

The Colonial Players, Inc. of Annapolis, Maryland is pleased to announce the beginning of their Season 73, with the upcoming fall production of Lauren Gunderson’s The Revolutionists, direc…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 11:04PM

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