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Friday, December 6, 2019

Family-friendly Tennessee Williams puppet show pops up for the holidays by News Desk

After two sell-out previews and a spectacular run at the Tennessee Williams Festival in Provincetown, The Lady from the Village of Falling Flowers pops up at the trendy Shaw-neighborhood sp…

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

StateraArts Launches DC Area Mentorship Chapter for Womxn+ in the Arts by News Desk

Female, female-identifying, GNC, and Trans theater artists in the Washington, DC area will soon have a new opportunity for career mentorship. Statera Mentorship recognizes that women, gender…

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Monday, December 2, 2019

Gaithersburg’s Arts on the Green concert season returns in December with Rochelle Rice’s ‘Cool Yule’ and much more by News Desk

Gaithersburg’s Arts on the Green presents a new season of engaging concerts featuring an eclectic mix of Americana, jazz, classical, contemporary, traditional, and world music in an intima…

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Friday, November 29, 2019

Avant Bard Theatre Announces ‘Scripts in Play: Season 30’ by News Desk

Launching its 30th-anniversary season, Avant Bard Theatre announces Scripts In Play: Season 30—featuring a special presentation of Happenstance Theater’s BrouHaHa December 6 to 8, 2019,…

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Monday, November 25, 2019

Monumental Theatre Company Announces 2020 Season by News Desk

Following its sold-out run of Be More Chill in 2019, the Helen Hayes Award-winning Monumental Theatre Company will be producing three musicals for the upcoming 2020 season: Head Over Heels, …

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Saturday, November 23, 2019

Giving back to Tia Shearer Bassett by News Desk

  We were saddened to learn this week that Tia Shearer Bassett, a valued member of the DC theater community and a bright shining light of a human, has recently been diagnosed with cancer. T…

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Priyanka Shetty’s one-woman ‘The Elephant in the Room’ comes to The Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage by News Desk

Called by critics “incisive,” “timely,” and “brave,” Priyanka Shetty’s one-woman show The Elephant in the Room performs Saturday, November 23, 2019, at 6 pm on the Millennium …

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

Shakespeare Theatre Company renames the Lansburgh Theatre by News Desk

At its annual Gala, Shakespeare Theatre Company announced to a surprised audience that the Lansburgh Theatre at 450 7th St. NW would be rechristened as the Michael R. Klein Theatre. In addit…

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Monday, November 4, 2019

Call for Proposals for the 2020-2021 Theater Season at the Arts Barn by News Desk

Arts on the Green, the City of Gaithersburg’s home for the performing and visual arts which includes the Kentland’s Mansion and Arts Barn, is now soliciting production proposals for the …

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Local Playwright Audrey Cefaly’s ‘Alabaster’ to receive record breaking ten-city rolling world premiere by News Desk

National New Play Network, the country’s alliance of nonprofit theaters that collaborate in innovative ways to develop, produce, and extend the life of new plays, announces its 91st Rollin…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Signature Theatre to present ‘Mamma Mia!’ at DC’s Anthem by News Desk

Signature Theatre announced today that it will produce Mamma Mia! this summer at The Wharf, Washington, DC’s newest concert venue. Mamma Mia! will run for two weeks from June 25 to July 5,…

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Bottomless Broadway Brunch to Launch Monumental Theatre Company’s Season by News Desk

Monumental Theatre Company will be hosting a Bottomless Broadway Brunch on November 30, 2019. This event will feature performers from Monumental Theatre Company’s upcoming 2020 season, as …

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Local stars to shine in Mo Willems world premiere at Kennedy Center by News Desk

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announces the full cast and creative team for Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! (The Musical!), a Kennedy Center-commissioned world pr…

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Monday, October 21, 2019

Baltimore Center Stage Announces the Baltimore Butterfly Sessions by News Desk

Baltimore Center Stage will begin its new civic dialogue series, The Baltimore Butterfly Sessions, this month. Featuring music, poetry, storytelling, literary excerpts, and thought-provoking…

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Friday, October 18, 2019

Prominent NYC Scenic Designers Debut at Everyman with ‘Radio Golf’ by News Desk

Everyman Theatre of Baltimore is proud to have Christopher and Justin Swader in house to design the set for their new production of August Wilson’s “Radio Golf.” The New York-based tea…

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Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Tickets for ‘The Last Ship’ Starring STING at the National Theatre go on sale this Friday by News Desk

Tickets for Sting’s acclaimed musical THE LAST SHIP, starring and featuring original music and lyrics by 17-time Grammy Award®-winner Sting, will go on sale Friday, October 18 at 10am for…

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Sunday, October 13, 2019

Creative Cauldron Announces “Bold New Musical Voices” Competition For Women Composers And Writers by News Desk

Creative Cauldron announces an open call for submissions for its new “Bold New Musical Voices” Festival, to be held from April 27 – May 6, 2020. The festival seeks new and innovative m…

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U.S. Premiere of ‘White Pearl’ by Anchuli Felicia King To Premiere at Studio Theatre by News Desk

In her U.S. premiere, rising Thai-Australian playwright Anchuli Felicia King takes a scathing look at the ugliness of the beauty industry in White Pearl, beginning November 6, 2019, at…

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Friday, October 11, 2019

LA TI DO presents Natalie Weiss: Live in DC by News Desk

Join LA TI DO for an intimate evening with YouTube sensation Natalie Weiss at Union Stage at The DC Wharf featuring Natalie Weiss with a live band. Where: Union Stage, 740 Water St, SW Washi…

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Internationally Acclaimed Cellist Amit Peled to Perform Free Concert by News Desk

Internationally acclaimed cellist Amit Peled joins Peabody Conservatory alumna Allison Freeman for a free concert this Sunday, October 13, 2019, at 4:30pm at St. Edward the Confessor Church …

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Solas Nua’s ‘The Smuggler’ by Ronán Noone is Moving to Round House Theatre November 1-10 by News Desk

Following a completely sold-out run at Allegory/Eaton DC, Solas Nua’s immersive cocktail theatre production will move to the dramatically renovated bar at award-winning Round House Theatre…

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Sunday, September 29, 2019

‘The Willard Suitcases’ Starring Nancy Anderson To Have World Premiere at American Shakespeare Center by News Desk

The Willard Suitcases, a new musical by Julianne Wick Davis, will make its world premiere debut at the American Shakespeare Center on October 4, directed by Ethan McSweeny and featuring Nanc…

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Musicians Reach One-Year Agreement: Concert Season to Open This Weekend by News Desk

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Inc. (BSO) and members of the Orchestra and the Musicians’ Association of Metropolitan Baltimore, Local 40-543, announced at a joint press conference on S…

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

Signature Theatre Announces Plays Selected for SigWorks: Monday Night New Play Reading Series by News Desk

Signature Theatre continues its commitment to new work and developing local talent by presenting the fifth season of SigWorks: Monday Night New Play Reading Series. This season Signature is …

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The August Wilson Society Introduces August Wilson Lecture Series at Howard University by News Desk

The August Wilson Society (AWS) is thrilled to announce the September 19, 2019 launch of the August Wilson’s Ground Annual Lecture Series, a forum whose mission is to advance August Wilson…

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre To Host Free Staged Reading of ‘Mids and Johnnies’ on September 20 by News Desk

Looking for an uplifting original musical? Check out Mids and Johnnies, a new musical about life in Annapolis. The plot revolves around Roman, a Ruritanian foreign-exchange student at St. J…

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Riverside Center for the Performing Arts Presents ‘Annie’ by News Desk

Leaping Lizards! Riverside Center for the Performing Arts is thrilled to be presenting Annie, starring Sally Struthers as Miss Hannigan, opening Wednesday, September 25 and running until Su…

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Sunday, September 8, 2019

Alliance For New Music-Theatre Will Be First Theater-in-Residence at Dupont Underground by News Desk

Alliance for New Music-Theatre (ANMT) is delighted to announce it has been named Dupont Underground’s first Theatre-in-Residence. The residency coincides with the launch of its 2019-2020…

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Shakespeare Theatre Company To Air National Theatre Live’s “Fleabag” as Part of Film Series by News Desk

Shakespeare Theatre Company is delighted to announce the lineup of three National Theatre Live screenings in anticipation of the 2019/20 Season: FLEABAG, ANTONY & CLEOPATRA, THE LEHMAN T…

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Monday, September 2, 2019

News: Woolly Mammoth Theatre Names Emika Abe as New Managing Director by News Desk

After a nationwide search run by Greg Kandel, David Mallette, and Management Consultants for the Arts, Woolly Mammoth will welcome their new Managing Director, Emika Abe, on October 7, 2019.…

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Friday, August 30, 2019

News: Charm City Fringe Announces 2019 Festival Lineup by News Desk

Charm City Fringe announces the lineup for the eighth annual festival, now in its third year in the Bromo Arts District. Charm City Fringe will present 22 productions and over 90 performance…

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