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‘Take A Bow’ Part 3: The Staff of DCMetroTheaterArts’ Favorite Spring/Summer...

Here’s Part 3 of the staff of DCMetroTheaterArts’ favorite Spring/Summer 2016 performances. To our honorees: TAKE A BOW! _____ Christopher Broughton, DeMoya Watson Brown, DeWitt Fleming,...

‘The Long View’: A Look at Motti Lerner’s ‘After the War’...

It's a lot like Ibsen's play, A Doll's House, when Nora sounded the door-slam heard round the world. A similar shocking noise punctuates the end...

Review: ‘Eclipsed’ at the Golden Theatre in New York City

Danai Gurira, the author of this white hot very topical play about sexual slavery in Nigeria, has made a remarkable start to a major...

Review: ‘When the Rain Stops Falling’ at 1st Stage

This play by Andrew Bovell in this 1st Stage production burned so many astounding images onto my brain—and sent into my ears so many...

Reading of ‘Noura’ at Georgetown University’s Myriad Voices: A Cross-Cultural Performance...

On my explorations into the local universe of  university theater, I’ve sighted some terrific stuff. Most of it  I’ve written about for DCMetroTheaterArts (see...

‘Ghosts’ at Everyman Theatre

Wonderfully directed by Donald Hicken, the production of Ghosts at Everyman Theater is a moving drama set in the distant past, but updated with...

‘She, After’ at UrbanArias at Artisphere by Justin Schneider

I'm not generally an opera person. I find them too big, too grandiose, and without enough substance. So it's with great pleasure that I...

Composer Daniel Felsenfeld, Director Beth Greenberg, and Principle Artist Emily Pulley...

UrbanArias' She/After opens this Saturday, November 9th at Artisphere. It consists of two short operas: Nora, in the Great Outdoors (Music by Daniel Felsenfeld and Libretto by Will Eno)...

Hedda Gabler at Nordic Cool 2013 at The Kennedy Center by...

The Kennedy Center’s Nordic Cool 2013 Festival’s month long programming offerings of a variety of Scandinavian art have been the tip of the iceberg...

‘Guys and Dolls’ at American University by Jessica Vaughan

American University's Department of Performing Arts puts on a slick, fast, and fun production of Guys and Dolls to kick off their 2012-2013 season. Karl...

‘Hedda Gabler’ at Catholic University by Sydney-Chanele Dawkins

Dramatist Henrik Ibsen's works are filled with strong women and insights into the human condition. Hedda Gabler, one of the idiomatic Ibsen's most noted...

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