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2017 Capital Fringe Review: ‘HOWL: In the Time of Trump’

I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, starving hysterical naked, dragging themselves through the negro streets at dawn looking for...

Tantalizing Tastes from a Boffo Buffet: A Report on the 2017...

Fifteen of the 80-plus shows in the 12th Annual Captial Fringe Festival presented five-minute teaser scenes to a packed house Thursday night at Logan...

News Release: DCMetroTheaterArts Is Here to Stay!

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  DCMetroTheaterArts Squelches Rumors of Closing, Announces Plan for Future Leadership and Growth Staff Rallies in Response to Founding Editor’s Diagnosis, Thanks Local Theater Community...

‘Take A Bow!’ Part 1: The Staff of DCMetroTheaterArts’ DC/MD/VA Fall...

Here is the staff of DCMetroTheaterArts' first series of 'Take A Bow!' Fall 2016 honorees: ____ Edwin Aparicio, as Choreographer, Flamenco Dancer, and Co-Director of Salvador, at...

Take A Bow Part 2: The Staff of DCMetroTheaterArts’ Favorite Spring/Summer...

Here's Part 2 of the staff of DCMetroTheaterArts' favorite Spring/Summer 2016 performances. To our honorees: TAKE A BOW! ____ Stori Ayers as Alma (and others), in Yellowman at Anacostia...

‘Take A Bow’ Part 1: The Staff of DCMetroTheaterArts’ Favorite Spring/Summer...

Here's Part 1 of the staff of DCMetroTheaterArts' favorite Spring/Summer 2016 performances. To our honorees:  TAKE A BOW! Stephanie Atha as Winifred and Sofia...

New Play Reading: ‘THE LOATHING’: This Monday, July 20th at 7:00...

On Monday, July 20, at 7:00 p.m., The Playwrights Forum will present a public reading of Robert Michael Oliver's new play, The Loathing. Iona...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Poe Whitman’: ‘Embodying Poe’

Embodying Poe is the second offering of Robert Michael Oliver's 2-part 2015 Capital Fringe 'Poetry in Performance' called Poe Whitman (Read Julia Capizzi's review of Song of...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Poe Whitman’-‘Song of Myself: The Walt Whitman...

“Stop and possess this day and night with me and you shall possess the origin of all poems,” Walt Whitman demands of his readers...

2015 Capital Fringe Preview #18: ‘Poe Whitman’ with Robert Michael Oliver

Robert Michael Oliver Returns to Capital Fringe with Poe Whitman A Repertoire of Two of America 's Literary Giants Following last year's sold-out performances of Song...

DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2015 #18: Best Directors of a Play in...

The staff of DCMetroTheaterArts is honored to announce that their 2015 Best Directors of Plays in Professional Theatres go to: Chris Abraham for Winners and Losers...

Spine: Who’s the Fool in ‘Fool for Love’?

Round House Theatre has opened its 2014 season with Sam Shepard's Fool for Love (1983), one of his many scripts--Curse of the Starving Class (1976), Buried...

Scene Stealers-Week Ending August 2, 2014

Here are this week's Scene Stealers! Congrats to all the honorees! Kathryn Barrett-Gaines as Clelia Breaking Plates in Parlor Room Theatre's The Nerd "Also, very amusing are the Walgrave’s;...

Capital Fringe 2014 Scene Stealers-Part 2 And DCMTA Names its ‘Bestest...

 Here are our final Scene Stealers for this year's Capital Fringe Festival. And we are handing out 4 special honors to performances and productions that...

‘Song of Myself: The Whitman Project’ Extra Performance Tonight at 7:15...

Due to popular demand, Song of Myself: The Whitman Project has added an additional performance at the 2014 Capital Fringe Festival. TONIGHT AT 7:15 PM  At Mountain @...

Capital Fringe 2014 Review: ‘Song of Myself: The Whitman Project’

(Best of the Capital Fringe) Robert Michael Oliver is a tour-de-force in his one-man show It’s got to be tough to do a solo show, opening...

Capital Fringe 2014 Preview: ‘Song of Myself: The Whitman Project’ by...

 Song of Myself: The Whitman Project, a One-Man Show that Contains Multitudes I’ve had a love affair with poetry that reaches back over 40 years,...

SPINE: Theatre, Culture, and History in the Belly of the Beast:...

I recently experienced Motti Lerner's The Admission, Theatre J's production remounted by Busboys & Poets at Studio Theatre (my review is here). The controversy...

2013 Capital Fringe Show Preview “Photo Gallery: Behind The Scenes at...

What does one dollar mean to different people? Five actors explore the possibilities in the new show Legal Tender at the Capital Fringe Festival...

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