Photo by Christopher O. Banks

Roz White, Bernardine Mitchell, and Ashley Ware Jenkins in MetroStage's production of Three Sistahs

Photo by Adam S. Lowe Photography

Venus Theatre Company's production of We Are Samurai

Photo by Teresa Wood

Aaron Moreland, Ro Boddie, Ron Dortch, and Wayne Bennett in No Rules Theatre Company's production of Seven Guitars

Photo by Stan Barouh

Shayna Blass and Michael Kevin Darnall in Theater J's production of Yentl

Photo by Teresa Castracane Photography, LLC

Marcus Kyd in Taffety Punk Theatre Company's production of The Devil in His Own Words

  • Forum Theatre is pleased to announce that the American Theatre Wing, best known as the creator of the Antoinette Perry "Tony" Awards, has awarded the theatre with one of the 2014 National Theatre Company Awards.

  • In June, Arena Stage announced a national call for three-minute monologues held in conjunction with the world premiere of Our War. The contest brought in more than 150 entries, and the theater is pleased to announce the three winning monologues: Tree by Dave Lankford of New York, NY; Mary/Marcus by Sarah Pitard of London, UK; and The Peacock’s War by Lisa Sillaway of Wichita, KS.

  • Made possible with the support of GALA Hispanic Theatre and the Mayor's Office on Latino Affairs, Here Comes the Funky Wagon / Aquí i Viene El Carretón is a multi-disciplinary street theatre project that aims to spark thinking, discussion, and debate about issues of race, immigration, and community through non-traditional means. Here Comes The Funky Wagon / Aquí Viene El Carretón will be presented for three Saturdays only: September 27th, October 4th, and October 11th. Click here for more information.

  • Live Gara Theatre has equipment and theatre items for sale, including a new professional lighting system with control board. Click here for more information.

  • Faction of Fools will hold Open, Non-Equity Auditions for Thornton Wilder's Our Town on Friday, September 19th, from 5pm-10pm, and Sunday, September 21st, from 10am-2pm. To schedule an audition slot, email production manager Sarah Conte at conte@factionoffools.org.

  • Signature Theatre is excited to announce the appointment of Joe Calarco to the position of Resident Director/Director of New Works.

MORE NEWS

Theatre Roundup

Weekend Roundup: Legendary All-Stars

Every Wednesday, theatreWashington will provide you with a list of suggestions for things to do for the upcoming weekend. This week’s Roundup features legendary characters that are very familiar with the spotlight. From entertainment and...

Blog

The Writers of theatreWashington: Going Deep

When theatreWashington President & CEO Linda Levy invited me to develop and deepen the company’s web coverage, it seemed the perfect opportunity to get re-acquainted with the region’s range of companies and...

The Wright Stuff

Building the Tiny House Plays

Proving its commitment to new work that reflects the unique qualities of our region, Pinky Swear Productions recently invited six playwrights to write short plays to be performed in the tiny houses...