Photo by Scott Suchman

The cast of the Shakespeare Theatre Company production of The Taming of the Shrew.

Photo by Teresa Wood

Seth Rue, Dani Stoller, William Vaughanm and Maren Bush in the Folger Theatre production of District Merchants.

Photo by Christopher Mueller

Bobby Smith in Signature Theatre's La Cage Aux Folles

Photo by Stan Weinstein

Bob Sheire and Andres Talero in the GALA Hispanic Theatre production of El Paso Blue.

Photo by Christopher Piper

The Puppet Co.'s production of Little Red Riding Hood and the 3 Little Pigs

  • On Monday at 7:30 p.m., Arena Stage will host will host a memorial service celebrating Vincent Hill’s life and career. In addition to Hill’s work at Arena, Shakespeare Theatre Company, Signature and other area theaters, Hill performed as the drag performer Vickii Vox. The service is open to the public and all are welcome.

  • Annapolis Shakespeare Company in partnership with the Charles Carroll House, will present six performances of Shakespeare's 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' in the gardens of the historic Charles Carroll House overlooking the water in Annapolis July 8-17, 2016. Tickets are now on sale.

  • The Shakespeare Anniversary Lecture Series presented by Folger Institute continues on June 27 at 7pm with Kim Hall, “Othello Was My Grandfather: Shakespeare in the African Diaspora.” Tickets are $15 ($10 for Folger members). Info & tickets here.

  • Applications for the annual Intersections Festival at The Atlas Performing Arts Center are now being accepted. Application is online with a deadline of August 1.

  • Capital Fringe is coming soon with performances beginning July 7. Check out the schedule and purchase tickets now. And catch the Fringe Festival Preview event on June 24 to see snippets of some of the upcoming productions and mix with the artists.

  • Spooky Action Theater will have 2 free workshop presentations of Motherless Children by Jenn Tash on Sat, August 27 (8pm) & Sun, August 28 (3pm) as part of it's New Works in Action Program. These are fully-staged, scripts in hand presentations. Donations welcome.


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