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Thursday, October 21, 2021

Happenstance Theater announces first post-Covid production by News Desk

The comedic ensemble returns with 'BrouHaHa', an existential escapade for a two-week run at the Baltimore Theater Project

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:20PM
Friday, October 15, 2021

Diverse, multi-abled Omnium Circus to debut under big top in Tysons by News Desk

The world's most inclusive and accessible circus opens live November 18.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:24PM

Colonial Players to present Lynn Nottage’s ‘By the Way, Meet Vera Stark’ by News Desk

This spritely, sly satire is a sharp take on race and culture in the past and today.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:11AM
Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Maryland’s AngelWing Project takes audiences to Beale Street by News Desk

A 1950's family drama, the play follows two Black cousins in Mississippi who struggle to make a life for themselves in spite of secrets threatening to invade and interrupt their peace.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:46PM
Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Rorschach Theatre plots next immersive mailbox story, ‘Chemical Exile’  by News Desk

Following the success of 'Distance Frequencies,' a new season-long experience. 

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:59AM
Monday, October 4, 2021

We Happy Few presents ‘A Midnight Dreary Episode 3: Etched in the Wall’ by News Desk

Chilling audio plays adapted from the works of Edgar Allan Poe and Charlotte Perkins Gilman.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 01:00PM

Keegan Theatre to stage ‘N,’ a drama about first Black actor on Broadway by News Desk

A hundred years ago he made history. Now a descendant reveals his story.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:21AM
Saturday, October 2, 2021

‘Black Flute’ from IN Series to screen free Friday on National Mall by News Desk

Mozart's 'Magic Flute' reconceived with Black voices central to performance and production.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:36PM
Friday, October 1, 2021

‘Red Bike’ by Caridad Svich to get DC debut in a block party by News Desk

Reimagined by Pan Underground, the play will be an immersive experience at the center of a community celebration.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:55PM

Reston Community Players kick off apprentice program with musical sendup by News Desk

A production of 'The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)' providing local students hands-on experience.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:22AM
Sunday, September 26, 2021

Washington Stage Guild’s in-person season to spotlight trust by News Desk

Four plays that show trust being built, being questioned, fraying, and breaking.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:36AM
Saturday, September 25, 2021

Creative Cauldron plans live 2021–22 season to ‘reignite, reimagine’ by News Desk

The Falls Church company marks its 12th year with six theatrical productions and two concert series.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:04AM
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

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