In the Moment

“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” asked Mary Oliver in her “The Summer Day.” Long ago I answered, like many of you. Be part of the performing arts. And so this column about the anticipation being in a theater when the curtain goes up…waiting for what comes next.

‘Nevermore’ Comes to Pandemonium Theatrical Productions at the Workhouse Arts Center...

Ah, September has come; with it the nights grow longer. Soon enough a cooler nip in the evening air. And then, could it be,...

Wu Promotions Presents: Peking Opera — 120th Anniversary of Mei Lanfang:...

What a fabulous immersion into the dazzling world of the Peking Opera  as The Kennedy Center hosted two performances to celebrate the 120th Anniversary...

In the Moment: Reduced Shakespeare Company Brings ‘Extravaganza’ to Reston Community...

The Reduced Shakespeare Company (RSC) has been performing in the DC area for well over two decades, thanks to the folk at the Reston...

‘Monty Python’s Spamalot’ at Zemfira Stage

The inner friskiness of the 20-member cast, many making their Zemfira Stage debuts, took over after intermission, to make the opening night of Monty...

In the Moment: ‘Gidion’s Knot’ Moves From Forum Theatre to NextStop...

I have been intrigued by the partnerships and reaching-out that the one-year old NextStop Theatre company has been developing. The company, performing in Herndon,...

An Interview with Playwright Julia Jarcho On Her Play ‘Grimly Handsome’...

The singular voice of 2013 Obie Award-winning playwright Julia Jarcho is coming to the area. Wait, you haven't heard of her? Well, she hasn't...

An Interview With Director Laurie Nelson on ‘Some Enchanted Evening’ at...

DCMetroTheaterArts ("DCMTA") is interested in highlighting community performing arts events that focus on emerging musical theater talent and fresh voices. With well over 100...

Preview of ‘Abominable’ at The Hub Theatre by David Siegel

Hub Theater is producing the world premier of Abominable written by Playwright and Hub Artistic Director Helen Pafumi. The director is multi-Helen Hayes Award nominee...

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