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Signature announces ‘So Many Possibilities: A Season of Sondheim’

Season features three new Sondheim productions and additional special events including sing-along nights.

Anacostia Playhouse announces tenth season

The centerpieces are the DC premiere of 'Breakthrough' by Verna Craighead Green and the Pulitzer Prize-winning play ‘'night, Mother' by Marsha Norman.

Theater Alliance announces family-friendly 20th season

Innovative anniversary season seeks to reach audiences of all generations.

4615 Theatre announces transition to shared leadership

Founder Jordan Friend will leave artistic director role and become board chair, as existing leadership team forms new model.

Woolly announces Kristen Jackson as associate artistic director

Her appointment marks Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company’s commitment to Connectivity, its community, and civic engagement.

Howard Community College to shut Rep Stage after final two shows

'Ghost/Writer' by Dane Figueroa Edidi and 'Falsettos' coming in spring 2023.

Theatre Washington joins 24 arts service organizations in collective statement of...

The artistic director of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival has faced death threats for her programming choices lifting up diverse artists.

‘The Band’s Visit’ book writer to receive Theater J’s new Jewish...

The award, named for Trish Vradenburg, will go to Itamar Moses at Theater J's benefit on November 15.

DC-area theaters now going off half-masked

Attendance is down, COVID protocols are going their own way, and Theatre Washington and Limelight Insights release new survey on mask-wearing.

Flying V Theatre to workshop new musical ‘Vanishing Girl’

The new work, which 'explores the intersectionality of the nerd experience,' will be performed January 28 and 29, 2023, at Silver Spring Black Box.

Rorschach Theatre launches call for local playwright submissions

'Magic in Rough Spaces' new play lab accepting submissions from DC-area playwrights through November 28.

Theater Alliance and affiliated artists to lead Arts Envoy to India

U.S. State Department–commissioned project, originally slated for spring 2020, finally launching live in Kolkata.

Theater J picks 7 playwrights to diversify portrayal of Jewishness on...

Theater J, the nation’s largest and most prominent Jewish theater, announces the selection of seven Expanding the Canon commissioned playwrights who over the next...

Scena Theatre to premiere play based on H.G. Wells’ ‘Time Machine’

A timely commentary on escalating conflicts between Russians and Ukrainians as well as harsh divisions between liberals and conservatives in the U.S.

Solas Nua to stage U.S. premiere of new ‘Playboy of the Western...

Opening November 3 at Atlas: A timely take on J.M. Synge's classic created by Nigerian-Irish playwright Bisi Adigun and Irish novelist Roddy Doyle.

Monumental Theatre to host bottomless drag cabaret

Two performances only, featuring local musical theater talent and singing drag queens, a three-piece band, and bottomless signature drinks.

Arena Stage’s ‘My Body No Choice’ to go national

20 theaters and universities nationwide will stage one-night readings of eight, female-authored monologues about bodily autonomy and choice.

Spooky Action Theater hires Gavin Witt as Richard Henrich retires

A temporary transition consultant will step in for the company's departing artistic director.

Kennedy Center announces additional cast for ‘Guys and Dolls’

Opening in October for 10 performances only, a Broadway Center Stage production with star-studded cast.

After a COVID stop in 2020, ExPats Theatre brings back ‘Einstein’s...

What if Albert and Mileva Einstein could go back in time? A bold take on the tale of a gifted woman in the shadow of a brilliant man.