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Review: ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ at Arena Stage at the...

“I am a giant surrounded by ants!” exclaimed Walter Lee Younger in a scene from A Raisin in the Sun. Walter is the embodiment...

Meet the Cast of Greenbelt Arts Center’s ‘The 25th Annual Putnam...

In part two of a series of interviews with the cast of Greenbelt Arts Center's The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, meet Pamela...

Review: ‘Clybourne Park’ at The Stagecrafters Theater

Every city has a Clybourne Park. “It starts one house at a time,” as one of the characters states. In act one (1959) it...

Review: ‘Clybourne Park’ at Silver Spring Stage

At the center of Bruce Norris' tragicomic exploration of American "community" hangs Kenneth (Win Britt), the Korean War Vet who returns home only to...

‘Sometimes a House Is Much More Than a House: “Clybourne Park”...

Sometimes a house is just a house. Sometimes it’s a home. Sometimes it’s the bearer of secrets or of legacies. And sometimes it’s a...

The 2015/16th Annual WATCH AWARD WINNERS

Announcement of Nominations 16th Annual Washington Area Theatre Community Honors THE WATCH AWARDS Winners Were Announced on Sunday, March 6. 2016  at The Birchmere, in Alexandria, VA WINNERS ARE IN...

Here Are The 16th Annual/2015/WATCH AWARD WINNERS

Announcement of Nominations 16th Annual Washington Area Theatre Community Honors THE WATCH AWARDS Winners Were Announced on Sunday, March 6. 2016  at The Birchmere, in Alexandria, VA WINNERS ARE IN...

This Sunday, 3/6@7PM: 2015 WATCH AWARD Winners Announced: Here are the...

This Sunday, March 6th at 7 PM The WATCH AWARDS CEREMONY. Visit DCMTA to see the winners as they are being announced. _____ Announcement of Nominations: 16th Annual Washington...

Review: ‘Word Becomes Flesh’ & ‘for colored girls who have considered...

There is a critical conversation going on in Anacostia right now that may be one of the most  urgent and honest exchanges between black...

Review: ‘Clybourne Park’ at George Washington University’s Department of Theatre and...

There are good reasons why Bruce Norris'  2010 Pulitzer Prize-winning play Clybourne Park has been staged no less than five times in the past four...

Review: Joilet Harris: ‘From Me to You With Love’ at The...

“A chance at an intimate, up close and personal conversation.” That is how Matthew Decker, Arden Theatre Associate Artistic Director and Cabaret Series Director,...

Here are the 2015 WATCH AWARD NOMINATIONS

Announcement of Nominations 16th Annual Washington Area Theatre Community Honors THE WATCH AWARDS Nominations Were Announced January 17, 2015 – 7:30 pm  at The Birchmere, Alexandria, VA __ Nominations for Outstanding...

Review: ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ at Castaways Repertory Theatre

Is a man, especially a black man's ego and position diminished when he, his wife and son, live in cramped quarters with his mother...

Audra McDonald with the National Symphony Orchestra at Wolf Trap

Not even the heat and rising temperatures could keep the crowds away from Wolf Trap Monday night to hear the multi-talented Audra McDonald sing...

Magic Time! ‘Good Hope Road’ (Staged Reading)

For decades theatergoers have warmed to plays set in rooming houses. Playwrights have been fond of the form too, because it permits an otherwise...

‘Clybourne Park’ at Greenbelt Arts Center

Clybourne Park, written by Bruce Norris in 2010 as sequel to Lorraine Hansberry’s 1959 A Raisin in the Sun, is a riveting play that...

‘Not Enuf Lifetimes’ at The Welders at Atlas Performing Arts Center

There is a shortlist of great American plays about hopes and dreams, wrenching and emotionally exacting dramas exposing the anguish when righteous aspiration is...

‘A Raisin in the Sun’ at Compass Rose Theater

I don’t believe He brought me this far (to leave me.) In 1959, Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun was a groundbreaking, electrifying original...

‘Clybourne Park’ at Maryland Ensemble Theatre

A Then and Now Tour: Clybourne Park at Maryland Ensemble Theatre Taking a modern twist on Lorraine Hansberry’s seminal play, A Raisin in the Sun, Bruce...

After Their DC Run and Now on Broadway: Estelle Parsons, Mary...

DC audiences will be happy to know that Estelle Parsons and Mary Bridget Davies were nominated for their performances for The Velocity of Autumn and A Night...

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