Photo by C. Stanley Photography

Matty Griffiths and Jared Shamberger in Theater Alliance's Flood City

Photo by Teresa Wood

Josh Adams, Drew Kopas and Tyler Herman in Theater J's Trayf

Photo by Christopher Mueller

Jimmy Mavrikes and Lukas James Miller in Signature Theatre's Girlfriend

Photo by Ryan Maxwell Photography

Justin Bell in Arts on the Horizon's To the Clouds

Photo by Teresa Wood

Eric Tucker and Dria Brown in Bedlam's Saint Joan at Folger Theatre.

Photo by Teresa Wood

Glenn Fitzgerald, Naomi Jacobson, Maulik Pancholy and Greg Mullavey in Studio Theatre's The Remains

Photo by DJ Corey Photography

Matthew R. Wilson, Jessica Lefkow, Ethan Miller and Teresa Castracane in 1st Stage's Swimming With Whales

Photo by C. Stanley Photography

Aramie Payton, Joseph Monroe Webb, Darrell Purcell Jr, Lamont Walker II, Malik Akil, C.K. Edwards, DeWitt Fleming, Jr., Jonathan Adriel in Signature Theatre's The Scottsboro Boys

Photo by Scott Suchman

Alexandra Silber and the cast of Shakespeare Theatre Company's Camelot

Photo by Noah Taylor

Sophia Manicone and Will Stevenson in Creative Cauldron's Charlotte's Web

Photo by Scott Suchman

Jon Hudson Odom and James Crichton in Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company's Botticelli in the Fire

Photo by Margot Schulman

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

Photo by Lock and Company

Vitaly Mayes, Sophie Schulman, Noah Schaefer and Elizabeth Kate Vinarski in NextStop Theatre Company's Bad Jews

Photo by Joshua McKerrow

Bethany Mayo and Clay Vanderbeek in Annapolis Shakespeare Company's The Miser.

  • Mosaic Theater Company's Special Event Presentation: The Till Trilogy by Ifa Bayeza continues with Part 2, "benevolence" on June 18 @ 7pm, followed by Part 3 "That Summer in Sumner" on June 25 @ 7pm at the Atlas performing Arts Center. Tickets $15.

  • Join Olney Theatre for
    "Behind-the-Scenes: From the Bronx to the Battery to Broadway" Sat, June 23 at 5pm, in conjunction with their production of On the Town (June 20-July 22). $5 for theatre professionals • $10 for general public •Free for Olney members. Janet McKinney the Gershwin Trust Archivist at the Library of Congress Music Division speaks about the genesis of On The Town, the genius of Leonard Bernstein and Jerome Robbins' collaboration, present performances of cut songs along with scans of discarded lyric drafts and other original documents from the LOC collection.

  • Spooky Action Theater holds their next New Works in Action Workshop Production of "The Demon Hunter" by Nat Cassidy on June 23 (8pm) & 24 (3pm). FREE-to-attend, make reservations to ensure seats. A troubled boy grows dangerously obsessed with creatures of darkness. A mysterious street magician perfects a devastating new trick. And a single mother near the breaking point meets with a new therapist in order to better understand the terrifying thoughts that have begun to possess her.

  • LiveArtDC presents their 5TH ANNUAL 24 Hour Playmaking Fundraiser Event, LiveArt in a Day June 16 7-10pm. On Friday, the 5 playwrights will each be randomly assigned a director, 5 actors, a prop, and a DC Metro themed element. Then they have until Saturday morning to turn around a script, then the shows hit the stage at Source Theatre. GENERAL ADMISSION – $25 plus other ways to support and get some extras

  • Unleash Your Inner Artist with Helen Hayes Award winning costume designer Frank Labovitz Fri, June 29 from 7-9PM with Constellation Theatreat Source at 14th & T, NW. $25 per participants, only 12 spots available. Ever wondered what the designer was thinking (or, "What were they thinking!?!") when you saw a character's costume? At this beginner-friendly workshop, explore the elements that impact and shape theatrical costume design.

  • During DC Pride week events, Signature Theatre holds Pride Night Fri, June 8 for the musical The Scottsboro Boys, now playing thru July 1.


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This week’s Take Ten finds ZACK POWELL looking back to his porcine theatrical debut, dreaming of the premiere of Hamlet, and regretting an Othello-inspired faux pas....

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