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THEATRE CANCELLATIONS-THURSDAY, MARCH 5 2015

**Feel free to post your cancellation in the comment box below and it will be added to this list. Here are cancellations As of 2:25 AM –Arts Collective @HCC’s, March 5th Arts Collective Dance Company (ACDC) Performance has been canceled. ACDC performances will resume on Friday, March 6 at 8pm, Saturday, March 7 at 8 […]

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‘Haddon Hall’ at The Victorian Lyric Opera Company

Haddon Hall is an enjoyable English ‘light opera’ with a melodic score by Arthur Sullivan (of Gilbert and Sullivan fame) and a libretto by Sydney Grundy. It retells the legend of Dorothy Vernon and John Manner’s elopement, which has been moved up a century or two. It’s the only time Sullivan and Grundy composed an opera […]

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Today’s Theatre Closings-March 1, 2015

Here are the latest Theatre Closing for Sunday, February 22, 2015 As of 2 PM ____ The Arts Barn is closed. Beoing, Boeing is cacelled. The Colonial Players “Watch on the Rhine’ is cancelled. Damascus Theatre Company is closed today. Musical of Musicals (The Musical!). Kensington Arts Theatre ‘s ‘Spelling Bee’is cancelled. Mclean Theatre Company’s […]

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DCMTA Scene Stealers-January and February 2015-Part 1

Here is Part One of our Scene Stealers of January and February 2015. Congrats to our honorees. Maggie Erwin as Avery in the Seminar Scene in Rapture, Blister, Burn at Round House Theatre  “Maggie Erwin as the millennial Avery pretty much steals every scene she’s in. Her nasal deadpan delivery makes every line she has […]

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SUNDAY’S THEATRE SNOW CANCELLATIONS

Here are the latest Theatre Closing for Sunday, February 22, 2015 As of 12:30PM ____ Damascus Theatre Company is closed today. Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) has performances next weekend. Mclean Theatre Company’s Big Fish is cancelled. Fortunately, there are Make-up performances are on Saturday Feb 28 at 2 pm and 7 pm. Two encore […]

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THEATRE SNOW CANCELLATIONS FOR TODAY AND TONIGHT

Here’s what I have so far for snow closings so far as of 9:00 PM: *New Closings Currently, the following INTERSECTIONS Festival 2015 performances will take place as scheduled. Face the Music at 3:00 pm The Chromatics at 4:30 pm Taffety Punk at 4:30 pm Veronneau, Bossa Fever at 5:30 pm SpeakeasyDC at 8:00 pm […]

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‘Unlimited: The Music and Lyrics of Stephen Schwartz’ at No Rules Theatre Company and the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music at The Catholic University

Having Composer Stephen Schwartz in the audience last night really pumped up the talented young cast of singers and musicians at Opening Night of the premiere of the new-and-improved Unlimited: The Music and Lyrics of Stephen Schwartz at Catholic University’s intimate Ward Recital Hall Unlimited  was conceived by No Rules Theatre Company’s Artistic Director Joshua Morgan, […]

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‘Big Fish’ at McLean High School’s Theatre Company

Here is Part 1 of our January and February 2015 Scene Stealers. Congrats to our honorees. Attention all Broadway producers of a musical that shuttered much too quickly on Broadway: bring that show to the ‘Show Doctors’ at McLean High School’s Theatre Company and let Surgeon/Director Amy Poe perform some CPR on your show and […]

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Valentine’s Day Concert: ‘The Thrill of Tchaikovsky!’ at The National Chamber Ensemble

What a wonderful way to spend Valentine’s Day! The National Chamber Ensemble presented a colorful concert for Valentine’s Day with music by Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky, one of the greatest composers of the Romantic Period. On a cold stormy night, a large capacity audience of about 300 braved the weather were warmed by the exquisite music of one of the most […]

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‘Jack’s Tale A Mythic Mountain Musical Adventure’ at The Kennedy Center’s Performances for Young Audiences

The Kennedy Center and Nashville Children’s Theatre (NCT) have joined forces to bring a new premiere family show called Jack’s Tale A Mythic Mountain Musical Adventure to the Kennedy Center’s Performances for Young Audiences. It’s  passionately directed with loving care by NCT’s Artistic Director Scot Copeland. The show returns to Nashville for a run from February 19 – […]

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‘Boeing, Boeing’ Opens Tomorrow Friday, 2/13 at Montgomery Playhouse-Meet the Cast: Renetta Morelli, Jim Breen, Anne Vandercook, Christina Fox, Jason Damaso, and Corrie Bolcik

The very funny Boeing, Boeing opens tomorrow night at 8 PM at The Montgomery Playhouse, in partnership with Arts on the Green, performing at The Gaithersburg Arts Barn-311 Kent Square Road, in Gaithersburg, MD. Over the past two weeks we have introduced you to the talented cast of Boeing, Boeing. Rehearsals are over, all the tweaking is done, and […]

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