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Review: ‘My Fair Lady’ at Olney Theatre Center

Not your grandparents’ My Fair Lady, Olney Theatre Center presents a brilliant reimagining of this classic musical. With book and lyrics by Alan Jay...

Magic Time!: ‘The How and the Why’ at Theater J

The very title poses a puzzle. How what? Why what? Yet the definite articles assert certitude. The what. The how. Turns out in this...

Review: ‘The How and the Why’ at Theater J

The How and the Why - Sarah Treem’s celebrated play about science, feminism and generational rivalry - has just made its long-awaited DC debut...

Review: ‘Mary Poppins’ at Olney Theatre Center

How do you make a stage musical from a movie that was "Practically Perfect in Every Way"? A movie that won five Academy Awards,...

Review: ‘Rumors’ at Bristol Riverside Theatre in Bristol, PA

There’s nothing like a door-slammer farce for pure escapist fun and Bristol Riverside Theatre’s production of Neil Simon’s Rumors provides just that. When the...

DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2015 #8: Best Performances in a Play in...

The staff of DCMetroTheaterArts is honored to announce that their Best of 2015: Best Performances in Plays in Professional Theatres go to:  BEST ACTOR IN...

‘Hay Fever’ at Olney Theatre Center

Noël Coward himself described his breakout hit, Hay Fever as having “no plot at all, and remarkably little action...” The Olney Theatre Center’s production...

‘The Price’ at Olney Theatre Center

Arthur Miller's The Price, now playing at Olney Theatre Center, is brilliantly directed by Michael Bloom. The play, which opened in 1968 on Broadway,...

‘Fiddler on the Roof’ at Arena Stage at The Mead Center...

Fiddler on the Roof remains a musical theater audience pleaser, as it has been for five decades. The Arena Stage production is handsome and solid....

“Four Weddings and a Surprise Fifth Wedding”

The Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis’ sanctuary was packed Monday, September 8, for the highly anticipated “Wine & Words” evening hosted by Bay Theatre....

THE BEST OF 2013: ‘Favorite Supporting Actor and Actress in a...

It’s that time of the year when everyone makes their list of favorites, and the staff of DCMetroTheaterArts, have selected their favorites of 2013....

‘Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner’ at Arena Stage at The Mead...

Love is in the Air The best way to describe the new Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner at Arena Stage is this: if you...

LA-TI-DO To Feature Songs From “The Last Five Years’ on Monday,...

ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2013 AT 8 PM Join us for our Post-Valentine's Day celebration. Whether you love or hate on this couple's holiday, there...

‘Race’ at Theater J by Sydney-Chanele Dawkins

Race Matters The Crime: Rape. Or is it Race? The Defendant: Charles Strickland is a man who doesn’t comprehend being told “No,” and one who has never...

Part Four: Wanderlust Theater Lab: An Interview with Playwright Tom Block...

DCMetroTheaterArts caught up with Playwright Tom Block over coffee, in the small, sun-filled writing studio where he creates his written works. As he sat...

‘The Actor’s Nightmare’ and ‘Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All’ at...

We’ve all had that nightmare— showing up in our underwear and not knowing what we supposed to say or how we got there? Now...

Reading of ‘8’ Sponsored by Bay Theatre Company & Dignity Players...

BAY THEATRE COMPANY & DIGNITY PLAYERS ANNOUNCES READING OF DUSTIN LANCE BLACK’S NEW PLAY 8 Directed by Steven Carpenter Monday, October 8, 2012 @ 8:00pm Steven Carpenter at Anne...

Sutton Foster in Concert at George Mason University by Jennifer Perry

In 2003, I had the great opportunity to spend several weeks reporting on treaty discussions at the United Nations HQ in New York City....

‘Dracula’ at Bowie Community Theatre by Julia L. Exline

Bowie Community Theatre presents Dracula, the Broadway play written in 1924 by Hamilton Deane and later revised by John L. Balderston, based on the...

‘Five Little Monkeys’ at Adventure Theatre MTC by Julia L. Exline

Adventure Theatre MTC presents Five Little Monkeys, a wacky production based on the beloved children’s book by Eileen Christelow. Karin Abromaitis directs this energy-packed...

REMEMBERING JOEL MARKOWITZ