Here are The staff of DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best Plays of 2016 in Community Theaters. Congrats to all the honorees.
A Grand Night for Singing at Montgomery Playhouse and Arts on the Green.
Anything Goes at Other Voices Theatre.
Assassins at the Laurel Mill Playhouse.
Avenue Q at Vagabond Players.
Babes in Arms at The FrederickTowne Players.
Bat Boy: The Musical at Prince William Little Theatre.
Bring It On at Drama Learning Center.
Cabaret at Kensington Arts Theatre.
Cabaret at Prince William Little Theatre.
Children of Eden at Damascus Theatre Company.
DAS BARBECÜ at Spotlighters Theatre.
Dreamgirls at Tantallon Community Players.
Evita at Spotlighters Theatre.
First Date at Drama Learning Center.
Footloose at McLean Community Players.
Grey Gardens at The Little Theatre of Alexandria.
Guys and Dolls at 2nd Star Productions.
Gypsy at Reston Community Players.
Hairspray at Port Tobacco Players.
H.M.S. Pinafore at 2nd Star Productions.
I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change at Other Voices Theatre.
Into the Woods at Upper Room Theatre Ministry.
Into the Woods, Jr. at Aldersgate Church Community Theater.
La Cage aux Folles at Other Voices Theatre.
Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill at Spotlighters Theatre.
Legally Blonde: The Musical at Fauquier Community Theatre.
Man of La Mancha at The Arlington Players.
Man of La Mancha at Laurel Mill Playhouse.
Mary Poppins at Reston Community Players.
Memories & Legends at Wolf Pack Theatre Company.
Next to Normal at Silhouette Stages.
Nice Work If You Can Get It at The Arlington Players.
Oliver! at The Sterling Playmakers.
Parade at Drama Learning Center.
Quilters at Rockville Musical Theatre and Arts on The Green.
Ragtime at The Memorial Players.
Rent at Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre.
Rent at Rockville Musical Center.
Robin Hood at Victorian Lyric Opera.
Seussical at Greenbelt Arts Center.
1776 at McLean Community Players.
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street at St. Mark’s Players.
The Drowsy Chaperone at Damascus Theatre Company and Arts on the Green.
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at Arts Collective@HCC.
The Secret Garden at The Colonial Players of Annapolis.
Shrek at Rockville Musical Theatre.
Tick, Tick…BOOM! at Spotlighters Theatre.
West Side Story at The Little Theatre of Alexandria.
The Music Man at Fairfax Theatre Company.
Thoroughly Modern Millie at The Heritage Players.
The Who’s Tommy at Kensington Arts Theatre.
Young Frankenstein at Silhouette Stages.
Zombie Prom at Greenbelt Arts Center.
HOW WE SELECTED OUR HONOREES
DCMetroTheaterArts writers were permitted to honor productions and concerts, dance, and operas that they saw and reviewed and productions and concerts and dance performances that they saw but did not review. Every honoree was seen. These are not nominations. There is no voting.
The staff is honoring productions, performances, direction, and design in professional, community, university, high school, and children’s theatres, and are also honoring the same in musical venues. We are honoring work in Washington, DC, Maryland, Virginia, Philadelphia, PA, New Jersey, and Delaware.
DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2016 #1: Best Musicals in Professional Theaters in DC/MD/VA.
DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2016 #2: Best Musicals In Community Theaters in DC/MD/VA.
DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2016 #4: Best Plays in Professional Theaters in DC/MD/VA.
DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2016 #5: Best Plays In Community Theaters in DC/MD/VA.
The Complete List of The ‘Best of 2015’ Honorees on DCMetroTheaterArts.