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Theatre Washington announces update and extension of COVID policies

DC-area theaters will continue to unite for public safety and require mask-wearing.

‘The BOX,’ a play about solitary confinement, coming to Anacostia Playhouse

A formerly incarcerated playwright and cast will present an immersive production that brings audiences into the deep end of the U.S. prison system.

Alan Paul named Artistic Director of Barrington Stage Company

Shakespeare Theatre Company congratulates its departing Associate Artistic Director.

Kennedy Center announces all-star ‘Guys and Dolls’ leads

Broadway Center Stage returns with a new production of the American musical masterpiece.

Best Medicine Rep announces ambitious sixth season

Five fresh comedies selected for final year at Lakeforest Mall.

IN Series announces 2022/23 40th-anniversary season

In its 40th-anniversary, 2022–2023 season, IN Series will travel to more than 10 unique DC and Baltimore venues with its acclaimed and one-of-a-kind audacious...

Flying V to host Neo-Futurists’ performance and workshop in August

'The Infinite Wrench' is a barrage of 30 different short plays performed by the Neos within a single hour.

The Washington Stage Guild announces 2022/23 ‘Season of Transitions’

WSG's upcoming season will include classics by Beckett, Simon, and Shaw, and the area premiere of Richard Strand's 'Ben Butler,' based on a true story from the Civil War.

DC Arts Education Alliance announces $750,000 program to train disconnected youth...

The city’s largest arts education organizations unite to address the effects of the pandemic on marginalized youth and repair a disrupted workforce pipeline in DC’s creative economy.

Signature announces ‘Color Purple’ cast and creative team

Nova Y. Payton stars as Celie and Timothy Douglas directs the musical featuring a soaring score of jazz, gospel, blues, and ragtime.

NextStop Theatre Company announces 2022/23 season

'Big, beautiful, ambitious stories' ranging from beloved classics to bold new area premieres.

Voices Festival relaunches at Fringe, announces fall season of new-to-DC plays

First up from Voices Festival Productions — led by Ari Roth and A. Lorraine Robinson — is 'The Gate' at Capital Fringe, followed by a residency at Woolly.

Synetic Theater announces its 2022/23 season

Synetic's upcoming 'Stranger in a Strange Land' season includes a world premiere of H.G. Wells' 'War of the Worlds' along with returning classics.

STC picks feminist revenge comedy as sixth show of 2022/23 season

Michael Urie to return to Shakespeare Theatre Company as William Shakespeare in 'Jane Anger.'

GALA Hispanic Theatre announces 2022/23 season

The company's 47th season promises 'illuminating, affirming & hilarious' productions for all ages.

4615 Theatre returns to live performing with cabaret about rage

Titled 'tempered,' the blend of music, movement, and poetry will be performed by resident artists with rotating guest performers.

The Wendi Winters Memorial Foundation and DC Theater Arts announce the...

The fund will allow DCTA to create local arts journalism in honor of former DCTA writer Wendi Winters who was killed in the 2018 Capital Gazette shooting.

Rorschach Theatre’s ‘Chemical Exile’ to play in-person July 7–24

An immersive theatrical experience that can be enjoyed on its own or as the final chapter of the company's year-long Psychogeographies Project.

In view of COVID, the Arcanists cancel ‘Tarot VI’ and choose...

The company's signature production, 'The Tarot Reading,' was an interactive and unscripted variety show that empowered artists to tell their own stories.

Inaugural Victor Shargai Leadership Award announced

Edgar Dobie and Paige Hernandez will be recognized for their outstanding service and creative leadership in the DC-area theater community.