Photo by C.Stanley Photography

Jon Hudson Odom and Laura C. Harris in Forum Theatre's production of Passion Play

Photo by Lauren Alexander

Jack Novak and Phillip Reid in Imagination Stage's production of Blue

Photo by Clinton B Photography

Megan Anderson in Olney Theatre Center's production of Grounded

Photo by Traci J. Brooks Studios

Anna Jackson, Meredith Richard, Maggie Slivka, Sean McComas, Ethan Van Slyke, Katie Keyser, Caitlin Shea, Nadia Duncan, Shaina Virginia Kuhn, John Dellaporta in NextStop Theatre's production of The Secret Garden

Photo by Scott Suchman.

Amber Iman, James Hayden Rodriguez, Nathan Lucrezio, and Dan Sharkey in the Shakespeare Theatre Company’s production of Man of La Mancha.

  • Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company (641 D Street, NW) will host Pay-What-You Can preview performances of Lights Rise On Grace
    on March 30 & 31 at 8pm. Tickets are sold at the theatre each evening two hours prior to showtime. Two per person, cash or check only.

  • Tune in to WAMU 88.5 FM Tuesday, March 31 and Wednesday, April 1 from noon to 2pm as Kojo broadcasts his show live from the Anacostia Playhouse.

  • Join Epic Productions on March 31st, 2015 for a cancer benefit performance of I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change in the Mulitz-Gudelsky Theater Lab at Olney Theatre Center. Proceeds of the performance Carlin Kenney & Family. For more information, please click here

  • Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company will be inviting audiences to attend pre- and post-show “House Lights Up” events during April, curated by Woolly Mammoth’s Connectivity Department, that coincide with the fourth production of Woolly’s Season 35, Lights Rise on Grace by Chad Beckim, directed by Michael John Garcés. For events and dates, please click here.

  • SCENA Theatre will host a reception celebrating Norwegian culture following the March 28 performance of The Norwegians at the Anacostia Playhouse (2020 Shannon Place, SE). Mingle with members of the Royal Norwegian Embassy and the Norwegian Society of Washington, DC, SCENA's Artistic Director Robert McNamara, and the cast of The Norwegians while enjoying a glass of wine.

  • The 2015 Helen Hayes Awards will be held on Monday, April 6, 2015, at two of Washington’s most renowned theatrical venues: the historic Lincoln Theatre will host the Awards ceremony and the Awards After-Party will be held a few blocks away at the legendary Howard Theatre. For more information, please click here.


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