Interviews and Features

Mary Bridget Davies on playing Janis Joplin in ‘One Night With...

I could not believe what I was seeing and hearing when I attended One Night with Janis Joplin last week at Arena Stage. Mary Bridget...

Doing the Time Warp: Meet the Cast of Washington Savoyards’ “The...

In Part One of a series of interviews with the cast of Washington Savoyaards' The Rocky Horror Show - we meet Autumn Seavey, who is playing Magenta. My...

Meet the Young Cast Members of Olney Theatre Center’s ‘Over the...

Joel: This is the final interview in our series "Meet the Young Cast Members of Olney Theatre Center's Over the Tavern." We end today with...

Producer Larry Kaye on the Broadway-bound ‘The Velocity of Autumn,’ &...

It was announced today that Academy Award winner Estelle Parsons and Two-time Tony Award winner Stephen Spinells will be starring in Eric Coble's new...

‘Doing the Time Warp’ – Part Two: Director Jay Brock on...

In a previous article regarding the concept and vision of directing this production of the The Rocky Horror Show I discussed the inherent problem of...

Meet the Young Cast of Olney Theatre Center’s ‘Over the Tavern’...

This is the second of four interviews with the young cast members of Olney Theatre Center's Over the Tavern. Today, Corrieanne Stein tells us about playing...

Bobby Smith on ‘Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living...

In Part Four of interviews with the cast of MetroStage’s Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris, Bobby Smith talks about performing in...

Director Jason Loewith on ‘Time Stands Still’ at Everyman Theatre by...

Jason Loewith is directing the critically acclaimed production of Time Stands Still at Everyman Theatre. Jason talks about his vision for the production, and how his...

Bayla Whitten on ‘Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living...

In Part Three of interviews with the cast of MetroStage's Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris, Bayla Whitten talks about performing...

Sam Ludwig on ‘Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living...

Here is an interview with Sam Ludwig in Part Two of interviews with the cast of MetroStage’s Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living...

Nibbles and Sips Around Town: ‘Graffiti Goes Glam’ by Jordan Wright

What is so extraordinary about legendary graffiti artist Futura, neé Leonard McGurr, is that at a mere 57 years-old he has outlived so many...

Natascia Diaz on ‘Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living...

Here is Part One of interviews with the cast of MetroStage's Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris. To begin our series,...

Nibbles And Sips Around Town: ‘Kraut Rocks Competition and Brings Cool...

Kraut Rocks is the hipster appellation promoters have conferred upon a sauerkraut competition involving five of DC area leading chefs. Steered by Bravo’s Top Chef alumni Spike Mendelsohn, the...

‘Taking SHAPE’ Part 2: Frank Britton and Dane Figueroa Edidi on...

In Part Two of Taking SHAPE actors Frank Britton and Dane Figueroa Edidi introduce us to their characters Billy and Cordelia McClain. From Frank Britton (Billy McClain): When my...

An Interview With Choreographer Dana Tai Soon Burgess by Rick Westerkamp

In preparation for his show on September 21st, 22 and 23 at 8 PM at The Dorothy Betts Marvin Theatre, I interviewed Dana Tai...

Karma Camp on ‘The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas’ and Her...

Karma Camp has choreographed so many shows at Signature Theatre that I have lost count. Each show she has worked on is filled with...

Stage Dad: ‘Talking to Other Parents’: Part Three: ‘Parents Give Their...

Over the past two columns, I have written about what other parents have to say about raising a child in show business. We’ve looked...

Stepping In For An Insane Dentist & 7 Others: An Interview...

It's not easy replacing a local theatre icon, having to play 8 kooky characters and trying not to become lunch for a man-eating plant...

Stage Dad: ‘Talking to Other Parents’: Part One by Glenn Cook

Balance is something every parent wants. Vertigo is what we can get, if we allow it to happen. That’s true for all parents, but the...