Photo by Kirstine Christiansen

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

On August 18, over 60 actors from the Washington area will sing, dance, and strip to support Taking Care of Our Own. Join us on August 18 for this naughty, bawdy burlesque: Summer Hummer: Ménage à Trois.

Photo by Teresa Castracane

Sasha Olinick, Maggie Erwin, and Carla Briscoe in The Hub Theatre's production of Abominable

Photo by Christopher Piper

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

Photo by St. Johnn Blondell

Chelsea Mayo, Jane Squier Bruns, Steve LaRocque, and John Decker in Quotidian Theatre Company's production of The Veil

  • The combined Boards of Olney Theatre Center for the Arts and Olney Theatre Corporation, led by President Jennifer Kneeland, are pleased to announce the appointment of Deborah Ellinghaus as Managing Director, beginning August 26, 2014.

  • Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company will host Pay What You Can performances of Stupid Fucking Bird at 8pm on Monday, July 28th and Tuesday, July 29th. Tickets go on sale at 6pm and are first-come, first-served.

  • Blast off with Pointless Theatre's The Solar System Show on Saturday, August 2nd and Saturday, August 16th. All performances are FREE, and the suggested age is 3-8 years accompanied by an adult. Click here for more info.

  • The In Series is very excited to present their 2014-15 season: A Musical Feast. Click here to view the cornucopia of music spanning the genres of opera, art song, musical theatre, and Latino popular music presented in fully staged productions, cabarets, and a concert recital.

  • Signature Theatre’s Open House will take place on Saturday, August 2nd, from noon to 10pm. Free and open to the public, this special event is an entire day full of exciting performances, demonstrations, master classes, exhibits, a concert on the plaza, and kids’ activities offered both inside and outside the Signature Theatre complex. The entire schedule and list of performers can be viewed here.

  • Molotov Theatre Group is proud to announce that the acknowledged authority on Grand Guignol, Professor Richard Hand of the University of Glamorgan in Wales, has agreed to add his expertise to the company as Artistic Advisor.

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