Interviews and Features

A Short Chat With Charlie Brady Who’s Playing Sonny in ‘Xanadu’...

Charlie Brady is playing the not-too-bright but energetic Sonny Malone in Signature Theatre's production of Xanadu. I asked Charlie to talk about playing Sonny. Joel:...

Erin Weaver on Playing Kira in ‘Xanadu’ at Signature Theatre by...

I heard a two women at intermission at Xanadu last Saturday night at intermission blurt out, "Is that really Erin Weaver?" What audiences and...

A Look at No Rules Theatre Company’s ‘Suicide, Incorporated’ – Week...

As we finish up our fourth week in the rehearsal room and head into tech, I’m feeling cool, calm, and collected. I’m so eager...

Evan Casey & Jason Lott on Running Around Like Crazy at...

I saw The 39 Steps last week and laughed so hard my jaw was hurting. Most of these guffaws came from watching Jason Lott and...

Interview with ‘Musicians of Mercy’ Founder Robin Fay Massie by Teresa...

Musicians of Mercy is a Baltimore area ensemble that coordinates benefits and performs for the sole purpose of helping those in need. Its founder,...

Madeline Botteri on playing Monica P. Miller in ‘Rooms: A Rock...

Madeline Botteri is a bundle of energy as Monica P. Miller in Kensington Arts Theatre's production of Rooms: A Rock Romance. With her  powerful...

A Look at No Rules Theatre Company’s ‘Suicide, Incorporated’ – Week...

This is Part 2 of Co-Artistic Director Brian Sutow taking us behind the scenes of No Rules Theatre Company's production of Suicide, Incorporated: We are now almost...

Eric Jones on Playing Ian in ‘Rooms: A Rock Romance’ at...

I am so happy that several productions of Rooms: A Rock Romance are popping up all over the DC Metro area, and last night I...

Priscilla Cuellar on Appearing in ‘Working – A Musical’ at The...

She has one of the most thrilling voices I have ever heard on the stage and now audiences who come to see The Keegan...

Jane Seymour on her May 4th & 5th Wentworth Gallery Exhibitions...

Wentworth Gallery is presenting an exhibition of art and photography with multi-award-winning actress Jane Seymour and her son Sean M. Flynn at two special...

Arts Collective @Howard Community College’s Director and Cast Members on ‘URINETOWN’...

 NOT JUST TAKING THE PISS It's one of my favorite musicals, and a group of young and talented actors are about to take the plunge(r)...

Steve LaRocque on His New One-Man Show – ‘Byline: Ernie Pyle’

He hated war, but he felt compelled to go back to it, again and again.  He said, "There's a war on and I'm part...

The Helen Hayes Awards Nominees: Vishal Vaidya, Dan Van Why, Alan...

Nominees Vishal Vaidya, Dan Van Why, Alan Wiggins, and Rachel Zampelli. Joel: Where were you when you found out that you had been nominated for a...

Helen Hayes Awards Nominees Maximilien Baud, Noah Chiet, and Matthew DeLorenzo

Nominees Maximilien Baud, Noah Chiet, and Matthew DeLorenzo Joel: Where were you when you found out that you had been nominated for a Helen Hayes Award, and...

Karma and Brianne Camp on Their ‘Hairspray’ Helen Hayes Awards Nomination...

Joel: Where were you when you found out that you had been nominated for a Helen Hayes Award, and what was your first reaction?   Brianne: I...

‘The Music of Bill Monroe with Rowan, Rice, McCourys’ at The...

Peter Rowan, Tony Rice, and The Travelin’ McCourys, who are some of the biggest names in Bluegrass came together to honor Bill Monroe...

The Playwrights: Helen Hayes Awards Nominees Deb Margolin, Jason Lott, and...

The Playwrights: Deb Margolin, Jason Lott, and Helen Pafumi _____ Joel: Where were you when you found out that you had been nominated for a Helen Hayes Award and...

Rachel Grossman on dog&ponydc’s Helen Hayes Awards Nomination for Beertown by...

Rachel Grossman talks about dog&ponydc's Helen Hayes Awards nomination for Beertown and the teamwork that made the show such a hit. Joel: What were you nominated for...

Steve LaRocque on Playing Father Jack in ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ at...

Old friends are the best friends. Shortly after I came to the Washington DC area in 1994, I had a chance to portray the...

‘Musings from the Back of the Theater: Deathtrap at McLean Community...

Twenty-five years ago I was directing the play, Deathtrap in Virginia.  I stood in the back of the theater at one of the many...