Photo by Daniel Corey

Tori Boutin in Rorschach Theatre's production of She Kills Monsters

Photo by Bruce Douglas

Carolyn Agan and John Sygar in Adventure Theatre MTC's production of Pinkalicious The Musical

Photo by Kirstine Christiansen

Robert Biedermann and the cast of Toby's Dinner Theatre's production of The Pirates of Penzance

Photo by Jae Yi Photography

Lee Ordeman and Ellie Nicoll in SCENA Theatre's production of Shining City

Photo by Margot Schulman

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

  • Nominated by Constellation Theatre Company, Helen Hayes Award recipient Kendra Rai is one of just two theatre professionals in the country to receive a 2014 honorarium from the Princess Grace Foundation. The awards, bestowed in honor of the late actress Grace Kelly, recognize emerging American artists in theatre, dance, and filmmaking. Click here for the full story.

  • Ambassador Theater invites you to register for Studio Classes at Convergence in Alexandria, VA. The fall semester begins on September 27th - early bird registration runs through September 10th.

  • The Ford’s Theatre Society announced that auditions for children’s roles in the company’s production of A Christmas Carol will be held September 13 from 9am-12:30pm at the Ford’s Theatre Center for Education and Leadership (514 Tenth Street NW). Click here for more information.

  • Genna Davidson will host a puppetry workshop: The Elements of Bunraku on Sunday, August 24th from 1:30pm-5:30pm at banished? productions.

  • Synetic Theater's next Teen Production will be Hamlet, in the spring of 2015. Auditions will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2014. To reserve an audition slot, email

  • On Saturday, August 23rd at dusk, the acclaimed 2008 Folger Theatre production of Macbeth is coming to the big screen. Gather some friends for a Saturday outdoor movie night at Carter Barron Amphitheatre in Rock Creek Park to see the play directed by Aaron Posner and Teller (of Penn & Teller). Admission is free.


Final Bow

A Tribute to Tana Hicken

In the spring of 1978, I went to see a play at Baltimore's Center Stage, David Rudkin's Ashes. The play, about a couple's struggle to conceive a child (that somehow or other became a...

10 Questions

Take Ten with Evan Casey

1. What was the first show you ever saw, and what impact did it have? 
The first Broadway show I ever saw was Starlight Express, which really didn't have all that much impact other than my six...


Third Annual Summer Hummer Raises Over $18,000 In Support of Taking Care of Our Own Emergency Fund

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