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Avant Bard sets 2023/24 season with Kathleen Akerley as new partner

Akerley joins Sara Barker and Alyssa Sanders on leadership team. Next up: Scripts in Play festival, a co-production with Longacre Lea, and a DC premiere.

Avant Bard Theatre to bring Victoria Woodhull to the Arlington County...

The ghost of the first woman to run for U.S. president will be performed live by DC actor Sara Barker on August 18 and 20.

Keegan Theatre announces 2023/24 season

Lineup includes a Sondheim musical, two comedies receiving their DC premieres, and two audience favorites back by popular demand.

Compass Rose Theater announces 2023/24 season

'Sylvia,' 'I and You,' 'The Gin Game,' and 'The Music Man' bring laughter, thought-provoking drama, and song to Annapolis.

Olney Theatre Center extends National Players hiatus

The touring company has been on hold since the Omicron wave. Renovations to the Olney campus necessitate a further delay.

Folger Shakespeare Library postpones public reopening until 2024

Revised renovation timeline, as well as updates to Folger's 2023/24 theater season, will be announced this fall.

Ford’s Theatre announces cast and creatives for ‘Something Moving: A Meditation...

New play by Pearl Cleage about Atlanta's first Black mayor is directed by Seema Sueko and features an all-local cast.

New performance work by Psalmayene 24 to open at Joe’s Movement...

'Out of the Vineyard' brings to life interviews with descendants of enslaved families who filed lawsuits for their freedom in Prince George's County.

Mosaic Theater Company to premiere searing new comedy by Psalmayene 24 

Directed by Reginald L. Douglas, 'Monumental Travesties' explores race, memory, and the often privileged act of forgetting.

‘Hamlet,’ ‘Coriolanus,’ and ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ to cap American Shakespeare...

ASC veteran actor Meg Rodgers to play Hamlet and Artistic Director Brandon Carter to play Ophelia.

In a coffee shop, Solas Nua and Dublin’s Murmuration present an...

'One Moment Now,' an immersive and theatrical aural-experience, can be heard at Eaton DC’s Baker’s Daughter.

4615 Theatre Company to sunset at end of year

The Helen Hayes–winning small company will conclude operations with its summer programming, followed by a celebration of 10 years making theater.

Shakespeare Theatre Company reveals sixth show of the 2023/24 season

Mary Zimmerman's 'The Matchbox Magic Flute' completes STC's much-anticipated audacious lineup.

Adventure Theatre MTC announces 2023/24 season

First season by recently appointed Executive Director Melynda Burdette Wintrol and Artistic Director Kurt Boehm promises 'the best of theater for young audiences.'

‘Together we Go-Go!’: GU announces 2023/24 theater season

DC's native music genre inspires a season of cutting-edge performances by Theater and Performance Studies Program and Black Theatre Ensemble.

Six winning plays about ending gun violence to premiere at Kennedy...

In partnership with Kennedy Center and a coalition of DC-area theaters, ENOUGH! will present the plays as the cornerstone of a nationwide reading.

GALA Hispanic Theatre announces 2023/24 season

Final season crafted by GALA's late founder Hugo Medrano includes a drama written and directed by Pulitzer Prize winner Nilo Cruz, and much more.

NSO announces star-studded cast for ‘RENT in Concert’

National Symphony Orchestra world premiere to feature Tony winners and nominees.

NextStop Theatre to host summer throwback ‘Super Senior Prom’

Immersive theater-party event will feature one-act musical 'The Marvelous Wonderettes '58'

GALA to present ‘Little Central America, 1984’ about Sanctuary Movement

Poetry, live music, and testimonials tell a story of faith communities opening their doors to refugees—often in defiance of federal law.