Photo by Margot Schulman

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

Photo by Jeri Tidwell Photography

Ashley Johnson-Moore in Toby's Dinner Theatre's The Bodyguard

Photo by C. Stanley Photography

The cast of Round House Theatre's School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play

Photo by Ryan Maxwell Photography

Emelie Faith Thompson and Nathan Whitmer in Washington Stage Guild's Candida

Photo by Cameron Whitman

Kevin Hasser, Rena Cherry Brown and Colin Smith in The Keegan Theatre's West By God

Photo by Manaf Azzam

Kayla Warren, Kaisheem Fowler-Bryant, Sisi Reid, Jared Shamberger, Charles Franklin IV and Ezinne Elele in Theater Alliance's Day of Absence

Photo by Joan Marcus

Steven Anthony Jones and Amari Cheatom in Jitney at Arena Stage

Photo by Bruce Douglas

Derrick Truby and Karen Vincent in Adventure Theatre MTC's Elephant & Piggie's "We Are In A Play!"

Photo by Teresa Castracane Photography

Amanda Forstrom and Scott Sedar in 1st Stage's Trying

Photo by Teresa Wood

Sarah Marshall and Tiffany M. Thompson in Studio Theatre's Doubt

Photo by Lock and Company

The cast of NextStop Theatre Company's Pride & Prejudice

Photo by Scott Suchman

Doug Brown, Jefferson A. Russell, Erika Rose and Craig Wallace in Ford's Theatre's Fences

Photo by Margot Schulman

Valerie Leonard, Helen Hedman, Catherine Flye and Brigid Cleary in Signature Theatre's Escaped Alone

Photo by Rachel Duda

The cast of Wolf Pack Theatre Company's Jekyll & Hyde

Photo by Keith Waters

Molly Rumberger, Candice Shedd-Thompson and Karen Kelleher in Creative Cauldron's Disenchanted

Photo by Joshua McKerrow

Stephen Kime and Ashly Fishell-Shaffer in Annapolis Shakespeare Company's Hamlet

Photo by Margot Schulman

Daniel Westbrook, Emily Whitworth and Alex Turner in Imagination Stage's The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

Photo by DJ Corey Photography

Rex Daugherty in Solas Nua's The Smuggler

  • InterAct Story Theatre’s FREE performing arts series kicks off again Sat, October 19 at Highland Elementary School with a special performance of "Bobtail BONG BONG: A Monkey's Tail Tale." Part of the Wheaton Family Theatre Series They'll start with arts and crafts at 10:30am and a special performance of "Bobtail BONG BONG: A Monkey's Tail Tale" at 11:00am.

  • Constellation Theatre Company presents "Little Shop of Horrors" by Grammy and Academy Award-winning songwriting duo Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Disney's Beauty and the Beast) - starting with a PayWhatYouCan performance
    Thurs, October 17 at 8pm and running til November 17. Tickets sold at the door starting 1 hour before show, first come, first served. No advance sale tickets. NOTE: There will be a photographer in the theatre for this performance.

  • The next FREE reading presented as part of the Theatre Lab's Fall 2019 Acting in a Professional Production course is AJAX IN IRAQ by Ellen McLaughlin on October 15 at 7:30pm at Washington Stage Guild (900 Mass Ave, NW). The cast includes guest artist Michael Kramer. Students will be directed each week by a guest artist, and accompanied by a professional guest actor. All four readings take place on October 1, 15, 22, and 29.

  • In celebration of WSC Avant Bard's 30th year of producing classic works with their signature provocative and experimental flair, the company is holding a benefit, An Evening with Rick Foucheaux and Holly Twyford, on Monday, October 14 at The Ark at Signature Theatre. The renowned actors will be performing scenes from "Archy and Mehitabel," humorist Don Marquis' illustrated classic based on his columns for New York's The Evening Sun in the early 1900s. Tickets for the benefit, which are on sale now, include options for dinner after the show or just post-show drinks and desserts.

  • Interested in learning more about the theatre you're seeing?
    Consider the CLASSES FOR THEATER LOVERS offered by Theater J. BEHIND THE SCENES: DESIGNING "SHELTERED" runs October 24 – November 21 with other offerings following in January and March. Learn in a small group setting with Theater J’s Artistic Director and Managing Director. Space is limited! Register for two classes, save 10% on each. Register for three classes, save 15% on each.

  • As part of their Boiler Room Series, Keegan Theatre has launched a Playwright in Residence Series - with the first playwright featured in the series Brandon McCoy (his West By God is now playing through Oct 20). Readings of some of McCoy's other works will take place at Keegan on Saturday afternoons in October and are FREE and open to the public. The first event took place last weekend, but you can still catch Getting In, a dark comedy directed by Matt Ripa, on Saturday, October 12, and A Band in Search of a Name, a musical directed by Ricky Drummond, on October 19.


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