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Erika Rose Lights Up the Stage in ‘Queens Girl in Africa’...

It’s no coincidence that Queens Girl in Africa—Caleen Sinnette Jennings’ semi-autobiographical one-woman play now at Mosaic Theater Company of DC—was chosen to kick off...

Magic Time!: “Claim All of Your Selves”: Caleen Sinnette Jennings on...

Erika Rose’s performance in Queens Girl in Africa is awesome to behold. She plays the playwright’s teenage self, named Jackie, plus her parents, school friends,...

Review: ‘Vicuña & The American Epilogue’ at Mosaic Theater Company

It’s roughly a year ago to the day that Vicuña—a political satire of presidential proportions—had its first showing in Los Angeles. At the time, audiences...

News: Two Years After Launching Mosaic, Ari Roth Reflects

This piece, "Two Years After Launching Mosaic, Ari Roth Reflects" by Marilyn Millstone was originally published on HowlRound, a knowledge commons by and for...

Spine: Bessie Smith and ‘The Devil’s Music’ at Mosaic Theater Company...

Fresh from World War I and a devastated Europe, The Roaring Twenties indeed roared across America. In the midst of a raging economic boom...

Review: ‘The Devil’s Music’ at Mosaic Theater Company of DC

It’s no coincidence that The Devil’s Music - the show that celebrates the life and song of Bessie Smith - blew into Washington’s bustling...

Interview: Co-Directors Serge Seiden and Vaughn Ryan Midder on ‘Hooded, or...

I first encountered Hooded, or Being Black for Dummies five months ago, when it was presented at The Kennedy Center’s Page-to-Stage Festival. Hearing the play at...

Magic Time! ‘Trans Lives and Theater as Change Agent: A Q&A...

Theater in DC has begun only recently to tell stories that attempt to be faithful to trans experience. Despite progress on local stages toward...

Spine: ‘Milk Like Sugar’ at Mosaic Theater Company

America is but an expensive iPhone. If you've got that, and its Pink with a sexy ringtone, then you're in, as in the "in" crowd. Now,...

Review: ‘Milk Like Sugar’ at Mosaic Theater Company of DC

Milk Like Sugar, the Obie Award-winning play that just opened at Mosaic Theater Company of DC, starts off as badass comedy, the kind where...

‘Talking Shop and Taking Stock With Ari Roth’ by John Stoltenberg...

There was a buzz of high energy as we walked into Ari Roth’s office at the Atlas Performing Arts Center to meet with the...

Mosaic Theater Company of DC Announces its 2016-2017 Season Schedule

“It’s absolutely amazing to talk about a second season for Mosaic and look at the unfolding of expanded horizons. We’re a start-up that started big...

DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2015 #1: Special Awards

The staff of DCMetroTheaterArts is honored to announce that their 2015 Special Awards have been awarded to: ARI ROTH AND MOSAIC THEATER COMPANY OF DC Mazel...

‘In the Moment’: ‘Unexplored Interior (This is Rwanda: The Beginning and...

Unexplored Interior (This is Rwanda: The Beginning and End of the Earth), the production launching the inaugural season of Mosaic Theater Company of DC,...

Mosaic Theater Company of DC Announces 36 Actors Slated for Their...

Helen Hayes Award winners and DC favorites join internationally recognized artists and strong newcomers in a company committed to telling diverse stories. Mosaic Theater Company...

Ari Roth’s Mosaic Theater Company’s Inaugural 2015-2016 Season Lineup is Announced

Ari Roth's Mosaic Theater Company's Inaugural Season Lineup is Announced The inaugural season of Ari Roth's new Mosaic Theater Company  has been announced:   Unexplored Interior (This is...

Ari Roth’s Mosaic Theater Company Takes Off: Serge Seiden, Jennifer Nelson,...

MOSAIC THEATER COMPANY OF DC TAKES GIANT STRIDES ON PATH FROM VISION TO LAUNCH Key financial support and acclaimed leadership team of Founding Artistic Director Ari Roth...

“Moving On’: An Interview with Theater J’s Managing Director Rebecca Ende...

Managing Director Rebecca Ende and Acting Artistic Director Shirley Serotsky and their team are 'moving on' and preparing for an exciting 2015 season at...

‘The Imperative to Reconcile’: A Conversation with Ari Roth by John...

In the week following Ari Roth’s firing as Artistic Director of Theater J, I talked with him about his vision of theater. It was...

Magic Time! A Conversation With ‘Yentl’ Playwright Leah Napolin

Leah Napolin’s Yentl would have to be on any short list of best plays about religion and gender—and the production now at Theater J...

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