Community Theater

An eclectic tour of hit musicals in Bethesda Little Theatre’s ‘Night...

This original musical revue brings a hummable evening of Broadway to Montgomery College’s Cultural Arts Center.

In Silhouette Stages’ ‘Cinderella,’ a classic gets a classy update

A lively revamp with social awareness, feminism, humor, and beautiful voices.

British Players to open ‘the little play that could,’ ‘The Mystery...

The production was challenged by not only the pandemic but an earthquake.

ARTfactory’s fun, fast-paced ‘The Odd Couple’ was a comedic win

The good chemistry between Felix and Oscar had the audience laughing at them, with them, and for them.

Kentlands Community Players’ ‘Shakespeare in Love’ is a delight

After a limited run, the movie-based stage play will return on Memorial Day weekend.

‘[title of show]’ shines with glittering talent and originality at Dominion...

For those who enjoy meta humor and charismatic performances of fascinating characters, this show is a love letter to writers and artists everywhere.

A fitting celebration of ‘Sondheim’ at Fauquier Community Theatre

The musical 'Side by Side by Sondheim' is performed by a cast who entertain, charm, and dazzle.

‘Bright Star’ is a resounding success at Reston Community Players

Playing through May 8, the award-winning musical has a fantastic cast and live orchestra and songs that pull the heartstrings.

Two sparring brothers spur ‘True West’ at City of Fairfax Theatre...

Sam Shepard's family feud makes an enjoyable show for theater buffs.

A ‘She Stoops to Conquer’ to admire at Rockville Little Theater

The comedy of manners spoofs the British class system. Direction, costumes, and set are worthy of Watch Awards.

New vet-owned company to present new gospel play, ‘All Counsel Ain’t...

The Tyler Perry–style Christian production plays June 11 in Stafford, VA.

A solid ‘Death of a Salesman’ from Vienna Theatre Company

The cast is strong and Arthur Miller's classic endures.

A circus of quirks in ‘You Can’t Take It With You’...

In this family of comic eccentrics, they love each other as much because of as despite their oddities.

A complex player king rules ‘Henry V’ at Chesapeake Shakespeare Company

The sparseness and intensity of the production underscore the ambiguity of the play’s central question: Is Henry V a benevolent or malign ruler?

Colonial Players’ ‘Freaky Friday’ is freaking hilarious

This gem of a musical managed to engage, entertain, and crack up the entire multigenerational audience.

Dominion Stage announces its 2022/23 season

This will be the long-running theater's 73rd consecutive year of performances.

‘Fences’ at Bowie Community Theatre scores emotionally

It’s a show that will make you feel and question deeply.

In Memoriam: Director and Theater Supporter Zina Theresa Bleck

Bleck passed away at the age of 60. Her loss is deeply felt by the Virginia theater community where she worked as a theater advocate, director, and founder of Zemfira Stage.

New group Hope Theater debuts with inspired ‘Godspell’

The show requires high energy, creativity, and unencumbered joy — a recipe that this cast perfects.

For a perfect ladies’ night out, drop in on ‘The Cemetery...

It's an emotional story about friendship and grief in older women's lives.