Photo by Margot Schulman

Natascia Diaz and Claybourne Elder in Signature Theatre's Passion

Photo by Joshua McKerrow

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

Photo by Margot Schulman

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

Photo by Kaley Etzkorn

James Whalen and Andrea Harris Smith Small Mouth Sounds

Photo by Brittany Diliberto

Chris Genebach, Rachael Montgomery, Ian Merrill Peakes and Emily Noël in Folger Theatre's Macbeth

Photo by Hershey Felder Productions

Mona Golabek in Theater J's presentation of The Pianist of Willesden Lane

Photo by Christopher O. Banks

Doug Brown and Jeremiah Hasty in MetroStage's The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek

Photo by Margot Schulman

Edwin Lee Gibson in Arena Stage's presentation of Turn Me Loose

Photo by Teresa Castracane Photography

Conrad Schott, Justin Weaks, Megan Graves and Eunice Hong in Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company's Gloria

Photo by C. Stanley Photography

Regina Aquino and the cast in Theater Alliance's The Events

Photo by Teresa Castracane Photography

Tonya Beckman and Esther Williamson in Taffety Punk Theatre Company's Pramkicker

Photo by Best Medicine Rep

John Morogiello and Rebecca Herron in Best Medicine Rep's Engaging Shaw

Photo by Stan Barouh

Christina Kidd, Jessica Bennett, Jessica Lauren Ball, Amanda Kaplan, and Megan Tatum in Olney Theatre Center's South Pacific

  • Coming up from Guillotine Theatre:
    Tales of Mystery and the Imagination - Poems and Stories of Edgar Allan Poe. Enjoy a short preview at Taste of Old Town North on Sept 20 7-7:15pm at Montgomery Park (901 Montgomery St in Old Town Alexandria) OR catch it October 27 7-8pm in the Receiving Vault at Ivy Hill Cemetery (2823 King St, Alexandria VA; Parking in the cemetery grounds). Reservations: info@ihcps.org or 703-549-7413 x 1112.

  • Have a talented canine? Enter your dog in Arena Stage's Canine Casting Call for their production of "Anything Goes." Two dogs will be selected to alternate the role of Cheeky in the upcoming production of the Cole Porter classic (Nov 2 – Dec 23). Casting call is Sat, September 22 from 10am to noon at Arena.

  • Post-show Talk-Back at Mosaic Theater Company's "Marie and Rosetta" this Sat, Sept 15 following the 3pm matinee: "Race and Rock and Roll: Whitewashing of Black Musical History" with Paige Muller, Mosaic Theater Company's Programming Coordinator; Rex (DC Punk and Soul Musician); Maya Cunningham (Ethnomusicologist and Cultural Activist); Dr. Saïs Kamalidiin (Executive Director, Howard University Center for Ethnomusicology). Ticket must be purchased for the production; talk-back is free.

  • Taffety Punk Theatre Company holds PayWhatYouCan performances for their production of Pramkicker Wed Sep 12, 7:30pm and
    Thu Sep 13, 7:30pm.

  • Shakespeare Theatre Company recently announced that after an international search, Simon Godwin has been appointed as their next Artistic Director. Simon, who is currently serving as Associate Director at the National Theatre, will succeed Michael Kahn, who has been at the helm of STC since 1986.

  • Theater Alliance launches Season 16 with the Word Becomes Action Festival: Flipping the Script explores themes from upcoming productions and bringing together performances, readings, and workshops to illuminate divergent perspectives including White Rabbit Red Rabbit Aug 30-Sept 1 followed by The Gun Show, Mom Baby God, a reading of The Blackest Battle, a reading of an updated version of Deporting the Divas, and Teatro La Bolsa's Madres de la Revolución followed by a 45-minute workshp.

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