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Nanna Ingvarsson and Josh Adams in the Scena Theatre production of The Cripple of Inishmaan.

Photo by Margot Schulman

Aaron Shields, Brigid Cleary, Danny Bernardy, Soneka Anderson in Shear Madness at The Kennedy Center.

Photo by Stan Barouh

Paul Binotto and Lauren Weinberg in the Olney Theatre Center production of Guys and Dolls.

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Julie-Ann Elliott, Joe Brack, Jenny Donovan, Lawrence Redmond, Vincent Clark, and Steven Carpenter in the Washington Stage Guild production of It's A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play.

Photo by Carol Rosegg

Liz McCartney and Kaitlyn Davidson in The National Theatre production of Rodger's and Hammerstein's Cinderella.

  • The Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archive (WAPAVA) set to launch the new initiative, “WAPAVA Presents” on Monday, December 14th from 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm! Click here to learn more about WAPAVA.

  • Gala Hispanic Theatre's Paso Nuevo will be featured in a workshop at the White House with stars like Whoopi Goldberg, Gloria Estefan, Andrew Lloyd Weber amongst others. Airing at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving on TLC! Click here for more details!

  • Source Festival announces an Open Call for 10 minute plays. Deadline is December 15 at 5 p.m. Click here for this year’s themes.

  • CulturalDC’s Source Festival anounces Full Length Play finalists! Click here for the full list.

  • Rick Hammerly, Lee Liebsekind, Catrin Rowenna Davis, Jason Schlafstein, Angela Kay Pirko, and Carter Lowe are now Shakespeare Theatre Company's inaugrual Director's Studio intensive participants! Click here to learn more about STC!

  • Could you thwart a presidential assasination? Join Spooky Action Theatre as they present Bell and Bliss by Fly Steffens as part of their Free Workshop Series, The Body Electric! Click here for more information!


The Wright Stuff

A Story Reborn: Cheryl West’s Akeelah and The Bee

“We were just talking about this,” playwright Cheryl L. West tells me over the phone. “I’m one of the most produced contemporary playwrights at Arena Stage.” West received the...

10 Questions

Take Ten: Julie-Ann Elliott

Julie-Ann Elliott is presently playing Lana Sherwood (as Violet, Zuzu, & others) in It's A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play at Washington Stage Guild, where she also appeared in In Praise of Love and Old...

10 Questions

Take Ten: Josh Adams

Actor Josh Adams currently plays the role of Billy in the Scena Theatre production of The Cripple of Inishmaan now playing through November 29th.