Photo by Daniel Corey

Yoni Gray and Jen Baven in the Molotov Theatre Group production of Neighborhood 3: Requisition of Doom.

Photo by Leslie McConnaughey

The cast of the Happenstance Theatre production of IMPOSSIBLE! A Happenstance Circus.

Photo by Margot Schulman

Sarah Lasko, Emily Kester, Justine Moral, and Lauren Williams in the Imagination Stage production of Double Trouble.

Photo by Christopher Piper

The Puppet Co. production of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves.

Photo by Bruce Douglas

John Syger, Evan Casey, Eli Schulman, and Emily Zickler in the Adventure Stage MTC production of Garfield: The Musical with Cattitude.

  • The Shakespeare Theatre Company puts costumes, props and even furniture up for sale at its Bazaar on July 11 from 9 am to 2 pm at 507 8th Street SE.

  • The 10th Annual Capital Fringe Festival runs from July 9 through August 2 with 130 productions performing in 20 venues and featuring 5,000 artists.

  • Applications are now being accepted for the Atlas Intersections Festival 2016, launching in February. Companies and individual artists should submit materials by August 3.

  • Peter Marks, chief theatre critic at The Washington Post will moderate a conversation with the creative team behind Arena Stage's production of Dear Evan Hansen on July 13 at 7 pm. Admission is free but reservations are encouraged.

  • Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company will host Second City's three-day Improv Intensives, available to the public July 15 – 17, and to professional actors July 21 – 23, in conjunction with its production of Let Them Eat Chaos, running July 8 - August 2.

  • The Arts Club of Washington is accepting submissions to its One-Act Play Competition through July 15. The winner, announced in August, will receive $500 and a public reading of their work.


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