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Looking for the perfect show? DC Metro Theater Arts has partnered with CultureCapital to provide our readers with the most comprehensive listing of theatrical events in Metro DC. Discount tickets to many of these shows can be found at TodayTix. NOTE: MOST THEATERS ARE NOW DARK DUE TO COVID-19 CANCELLATIONS. CHECK INDIVIDUAL THEATER WEBSITES FOR UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION.

Online: Streaming Saturdays
Olney Theatre Center
Thru June 30

Each Saturday at 5:00pm! Join in the conversation with playwrights, actors, directors, musicians any many more!

Digital Experiences and Resources
Folger Theatre
Thru July 1

Watch, listen to, and read Shakespeare plays! In support of learning and enjoyment, the Folger is sharing resources for watching and listening to Shakespeare's plays, together with our publishing...

Digital Stage
The Kennedy Center
Thru September 1

Watch extraordinary performances from the Kennedy Center's stages and beyond, with new releases daily, special series and original stories. Explore our vast collection of thousands of videos.

West Side Story
Thomas Jefferson Theatre
July 17 – 26

Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is transported to 20th century New York City as two young, idealistic lovers find  themselves caught between warring street gangs, the Jets and the Sharks.

Brigadoon
Olney Theatre Center
Friday, July 24

New Yorker Tommy Albright unexpectedly arrives at mysterious Scottish Highland village of Brigadoon, which only appears for one day every 100 years.

Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Keegan Theatre
July 24 – August 23

A groundbreaking Obie- and Tony Award-winning musical, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH follows “internationally ignored song stylist” Hedwig Schmidt, an East German rock ‘n roll goddess who also...

Atlas Presents: Imagination Stage’s Wake Up, Brother Bear
Atlas Performing Arts Center
July 29 – August 7

Sister Bear and Brother Bear are back from hibernation to take your little ones on an interactive journey through the seasons.

To Kill a Mockingbird
The Kennedy Center
August 25 – September 27

Academy Award® winner Aaron Sorkin has adapted Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork for the stage with spectacular, universally praised results, creating "a modern American classic" (The...

Making the Music, Anais Mitchell, Duncan Sheik & Shaina Taub
Strathmore
Friday, February 19, 2021

With a line-up that reads like a who’s who of the Tony Awards, this special concert brings together three outstanding singer-songwriters, whose musical visions are currently energizing Broadway,...