Photo by Lock and Company

Katie McManus, Bobby Libby, John Loughney and Jennifer Redford in NextStop Theatre Company's [title of show]

Photo by C. Stanley Photography

Keith Hamilton Cobb in his American Moor, revisiting Anacostia Playhouse.

Photo by Margot Schulman

Aaron Shields, Brigid Cleary, Danny Bernardy, Soneka Anderson in Shear Madness at The Kennedy Center.

  • Performances of JUDY GARLAND: A STAR IS BORN continue at Signature Theatre thru January 26 in a tribute to one of Hollywood’s brightest stars. Awa Sal Secka (Signature’s Jesus Christ Superstar) and Katie Mariko Murray (Signature’s Passion) are joined by pianist Chris Urquiaga (Signature’s Entirely Elvis cabaret) pay tribute to the one and only Judy Garland. ARE YOU A FEDERAL WORKER? Signature has added a discounted performance of JUDY GARLAND: A STAR IS BORN just for you on January 23! For specially discounted tickets visit

  • Catch Annapolis Shakespeare Company's next CONCERT AND CABARET SERIES offering with "Stage Door Canteen" a 1940's CABARET - ONE NIGHT ONLY, Sunday, January 20 at 7:30pm. Written and Directed by SALLY BOYETT
    Music Direction & Accompaniment by REENIE CODELKA. Travel to the American Theatre Wing's STAGE DOOR CANTEEN in 1944 for an original and marvelously theatrical show.

  • Washington Stage Guild invites you to Pay-What-You-Can previews of Gulf View Drive, the third and final play in Arlene Hutton’s romantic trilogy portraying married life in the mid-20th Century. Pay-What-You-Can previews are Thurs, January 17 at 7:30pm; Fri, January 18 at 8pm and Sat, January 19 at 2:30pm. CASH ONLY at the door, no reservations necessary.

  • Only 3 Weeks Left to Apply to the Kennedy Center's VSA Playwright Discovery Award Program (Application Deadline: January 23, 2019). Young writers with disabilities and collaborative groups that include students with disabilities, in the U.S. grades 6-12 (or equivalents) or ages 11-18 for non-U.S. students, are invited to explore the disability experience through the art of writing for performance—in the form of plays, screenplays, or music theater.

  • Keegan Theatre's PLAY-RAH-KA's family production of THE ELVES AND THE SHOEMAKER has performances December 22 to December 30 (some are selling out). Take the family!

  • Anacostia Playhouse presents "Driving Miss Daisy" by Alfred Uhry, 10 performances only thru December 23. A limited number of Pay-What-You-Can tickets are available one hour before each show.


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From contemporary outings (The Flick at Signature) to classic comedies (The School for Scandal at the Folger), actor LAURA C. HARRIS, now appearing in ...

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She learned from her grandfather — a singer and preacher — how to work a crowd. And she learned from Ntozake Shange’s For Colored Girls … that she wanted to live a life in the theatre. KAZI...

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When being kicked in the head by a Rockette (more or less) isn't the wildest thing that's happened to you, you know you've had a hell of a life. Director TIMOTHY DOUGLAS, whose production of ...