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‘BSO: Duke Ellington’s Nutcracker’ with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Step...

“There are two kinds of music, good music and the other kind,” big band leader, composer and D.C. native son Duke Ellington famously said....

The Nativ-A-Tease: A Burlesque-acle on 22nd Street

The Nutcracker, A Charlie Brown Christmas, Miracle on 34th Street… it’s that Christmas Special time of the year when families gather around the plasma flatscreen...

‘The Nutcracker’ at The Puppet Co.

I have seen and reviewed The Puppet Co.'s production of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker several times, and each time I see it I fall in...

Meet the Cast of The Masqueraders’ ‘Translations’ at The United States...

This is the fourth in a series of interviews with the cast of The Masqueraders production of Translations. Meet Portia Norkaitis. Joel: Introduce yourself to our readers...

‘Spark’ at Theater Alliance

For all who were wondering: there is, in fact, a whole world across the river in Anacostia. In that world sits a lovely little...

‘Making Sparks’: Meet the Managing Director, Cast, and Director of Theater...

Spark by Caridad Svich opens this weekend at the Anacostia Playhouse and runs through September 28, 2014. This gritty, powerful drama tells the story...

An Interview with Broadway’s Pippin: Kyle Dean Massey

Kyle Dean Massey is currently playing the title role in the Tony Award-winning revival of Pippin on Broadway, directed by Diane Paulus. I had...

Round House Theatre Announces its 2014-2015 Season by Sarah Pressler

Round House Theatre announces its 2014/15 season: FOOL FOR LOVE By Sam Shepard FETCH CLAY, MAKE MAN By Will Power The NUTCRACKER By Tommy Rapley, Jake Minton, Phillip Klapperich, and...

‘The Nutcracker’ at The Puppet Company by Julia L. Exline

The Puppet Co. presents Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker, a holiday classic beautifully re-imagined through puppetry. The multi-talented Christopher Piper, who holds the titles...

‘Government Shutdown Leaves Puppets Hanging at The Puppet Co.’ by Christopher...

Government Shutdown Leaves Puppets Hanging It’s not just federal workers affected by the partial government shutdown, but also those strung and unstrung heroes at the...

‘NSO@Wolf Trap 1812 Orchestra and More!’ by Jessica Vaughan

On a perfect summer evening, the National Symphony Orchestra took on two Russians – Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff – during their popular NSO@Wolf Trap Summer...

American Ballet Theatre Mixed Repertory Program at The Kennedy Center by...

ABT springs into dance Perhaps it was the blossoming cherry blossoms nearby. Or the promise of full spring which always brings a fresh look to...

National Ballet of Canada’s ‘Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland’ at The Kennedy...

Canadian dancers chase away winter blahs Washington area folks are dealing with the winter doldrums and the concern about RGIII’s surgically repaired knee. If...

‘Cinderella’ Comes to Hippodrome Theatre Tomorrow Night at 7:30 PM &...

Russians return with beloved classic What is it about Russian dance that makes it so difficult to describe its virtues? Those four syllable names? The...

The Best of 2012: Part 1: ‘Dance Memories, 10 Favorites of...

Alicia’s star still shines the brightest Off stage, she is a stunning five foot 10 inch woman with incredibly long arms and legs that go...

My Favorite Quotes From DCMTA’s 5 Star ‘Best Shows’ for December...

Here's my favorite quotes from our 5-star reviews of our 'Best Shows' for December 8-14th. Here we go! (1) Barbara Cook's Spotlight: Judy Kuhn at The Kennedy...

Ballet West: ‘The Nutcracker’ at The Kennedy Center by Tiffany Draut

There are certain things that always signal the holiday season: among others, candy canes, Santa Claus in the mall, and The Nutcracker. The Nutcracker...

‘The Nutcracker’ at The Washington Ballet by Carolyn Kelemen

Septime Webre’s The Nutcracker gets the jump on holiday cheer! Lavish or plain, with live music or canned, The Nutcracker is a ballet for and...

DCMTA’S “Favorite Quotes From Our Favorite Shows of the Week” –...

Here's something new on DCMetroTheaterArts! Every Friday, I will be posting my favorite quotes from our 5-star reviews of the week. Here we go! (1)...

‘The Nutcracker’ at The Puppet Co. by Julia L. Exline

The Puppet Co. presents Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker, a holiday classic beautifully re-imagined through puppetry. The multi-talented Christopher Piper, who holds the titles...

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