Photo by St. Johnn Blondell

Chelsea Mayo, Jane Squier Bruns, Steve LaRocque, and John Decker in Quotidian Theatre Company's production of The Veil

Photo by Stan Barouh

Kate Eastwood Norris and Brad Koed in Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company's production of Stupid Fucking Bird

Photo by Johannes Markus

Brian Childers in The American Century Theater's production of An Evening with Danny Kaye

Photo by Kate Erin Gibson

Caroline Wolfson in Unexpected Stage Company's production of Dani Girl

Photo by Margot Schulman

Joe Sampson, Patrick Noonan, and Tiernan Madorno in Shear Madness at The Kennedy Center.

  • Area playwright and American Ensemble Theater Artistic Director Martin Blank's latest play, The Law of Return, inspired by events surrounding the Jay Pollard espionage case, is having it's New York premiere beginning August 1st, directed by Elise Thoron.

  • Signature Theatre will host a Remembering Dana Krueger event on Saturday, September 13th at 11am.

  • Paso Nuevo and participants of GALA Hispanic Theatre’s Summer Intensive Youth Program are proud to present an evening of original works on Friday, August 8th, at 8pm at the GALA Theatre. The evening presentation is performed in English with some Spanish and is directed by artists Quique Avilés and Alina Collins Maldonado. Admission is free.

  • The combined Boards of Olney Theatre Center for the Arts and Olney Theatre Corporation, led by President Jennifer Kneeland, are pleased to announce the appointment of Deborah Ellinghaus as Managing Director, beginning August 26, 2014.

  • Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company will host Pay What You Can performances of Stupid Fucking Bird at 8pm on Monday, July 28th and Tuesday, July 29th. Tickets go on sale at 6pm and are first-come, first-served.

  • Blast off with Pointless Theatre's The Solar System Show on Saturday, August 2nd and Saturday, August 16th. All performances are FREE, and the suggested age is 3-8 years accompanied by an adult. Click here for more info.


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