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Timely new play from Studio Theatre to confront U.S. immigration crisis

George Brandt's 'Tender Age' looks back to Trump-era policies to ask how much has truly changed.

Foursome to sing ‘Songs for a New World’ from Monumental

Jason Robert Brown’s powerhouse song cycle comes to a screen near you.

Updated online performing arts offerings

During the pandemic, an overwhelming number of arts institutions are regrouping and finding ways to keep going virtually. The following list reflects current online...

‘White Rabbit, Red Rabbit’ hops next to NextStop

A different actor reads the script cold for the first time each performance. There's no director, no set, and it's 100 percent unrehearsed.

Arena Stage to roar back with mix of bubbly and soul

2021/22 season to feature inspiring dramas, a high-energy musical, contemporary dance, electrifying music, diverse voices.

Olney Theatre’s open-air summer is open invitation to all

'Olney Outdoors' offers something for everyone, live on the Root Family Stage.

Opera Lafayette to offer 12 hours of free classical music online...

The international Fête de la Musique, marking the start of summer, comes to DC.

Wolf Trap marks 50th anniversary with first live performances in a...

A full summer season of concerts to reopen America’s only national park for the performing arts.

Creative Cauldron presents ‘Always…Patsy Cline’ live and outdoors

Creative Cauldron presents Always…Patsy Cline, written and originally directed by Ted Swindley and based on a true story. This musical play follows the unlikely...

1st Stage reveals cast of surprise-filled ‘Duck Harbor’ web series

Actors Geoffrey Rivas and Deidra LaWan Starnes met for the first time live online.

Love goes to and fro in ‘The Last Five Years,’ up...

Following the success of Sue Jin Song’s one-woman show Children of Medea, Constellation Theatre Company presents Jason Robert Brown's beloved two-person musical The Last...

Shakespeare Theatre Company to resume full-capacity shows in September

Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Artistic Director SIMON GODWIN announced the Company’s 2021/22 Season in a virtual townhall meeting for season subscribers, donors, Board members, and...

GALA’s ‘She Is Tango’ to highlight women composers and singers

Tango—called by one Argentinian tango instructor “a caricature of the patriarchy”—will dance to a distaff tune in GALA Hispanic Theatre's Ella es tango (She...

Martin Luther to lock horns with the Pope in ‘Luther’s Trumpet’...

Edward Gero and Craig Wallace—two of the most prominent actors in DC—go head-to-head as Martin Luther and Pope Leo X in Luther’s Trumpet, presented...

A summer of free weekend mini-festivals at Kennedy Center’s The REACH

Millennium Stage returns to the Kennedy Center with weekly, free, outdoor performance experiences curated by artists and organizations from around the DMV. Every Thursday...

32 actors to perform Alan Sharpe’s ‘Screen/Plays’ on Black Pride Weekend

African-American Collective Theater (ACT) begins its 29th consecutive season with readings of Screen/Plays—12 original short plays by Founding Artistic Director Alan Sharpe. The latest...

Women’s collective Pipeline Playwrights to premiere magical comedy

Pipeline Playwrights announces its first production in its Our Time, Our Stories Zoom production series: the world premiere of Ann Timmons’s A Very Present...

‘Duck Harbor’ from 1st Stage to serialize the surprise of a...

1st Stage embarks on a surprise-filled new web series, Duck Harbor, by renowned playwrights E. M. Lewis and Bob Bartlett, who collaborate on the clever, humorous, and heartwarming...

Women dish their exes in ‘To the New Girl’ from Peace...

Peace Mountain Theatre Company presents a weekend of performances of To the New Girl by Samantha Macher, the company's first foray into film. The...

Best Medicine Rep to go live in June with dark vax comedy ‘Variant...

"It's hilariously sinister," says Playwright John Morogiello, "kind of like Mamet meets Shaw meets me."