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Photo: Courtesy of Patton Oswalt
Photo: Courtesy of Patton Oswalt

NoVA Native Patton Oswalt Set For Kennedy Center Debut

Patton Oswalt can be described as something of a Renaissance man in entertainment. He’s found success as an author (both books and graphic novels), actor (in films and on TV), voice-over artist (video games, animation and TV) and on the comedy circuit. The latter is where his true passion lies, as the comedian explains that […]

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Arena Stage Presents World Premiere of Dave

The heartwarming movie Dave was released 25 years ago, and the…
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Stage and Screen: July 2018

THROUGH SATURDAY, JULY 7 Other Life Forms  Brandon McCoy’s…
Photo: Doug Hamilton

Give In to The Temptations

The latest in the line of anthology musicals, Ain’t Too Proud—The…
Photo: Séamus Miller

A Sneak Peek at Work in Progress Tyrant

True to their mission to “Make Space for Art,” the nonprofit…
Photo: Joan Marcus

Hamilton Lives Up to the Hype at the Kennedy Center

The last time the legacy of Alexander Hamilton crossed my mind…
Photo: Scott Suchman

Ken Clark’s King Arthur Leads with Heart

This classic tale of one of the world’s most famous – and…
Photo: Teresa Wood
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An Iliad Brings Epic Poetry to the Modern Age

The Poet begins by reaching for something that might help him…
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Studio Theatre's The Remains: World-Premiere Comedy Explores Gay Divorce

Stories about failed relationships are nothing new in theatre,…
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Stage and Screen: The Remains, The Tempest and More

THROUGH SATURDAY, JUNE 9 An Iliad The Iliad is one of Homer’s…
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Stage & Screen Events

Dec
8
Fri
all-day Draw the Circle @ Atlas Performing Arts
Draw the Circle @ Atlas Performing Arts
Dec 8 2017 – Jul 24 2018 all-day
Draw the Circle @ Atlas Performing Arts | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
As part of its ongoing series “Transformational Journeys: Inspired Singular Explorations,” Mosaic Theater presents Mashuq Mushtaq Deen’s true story Draw the Circle. The story focuses on his gender transition, and the reactions from his conservative[...]
Jun
19
Tue
8:00 pm Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and T... @ The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and T... @ The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Jun 19 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 22 @ 8:00 pm
Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and Times of The Temptations @ The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
The Temptations are arguably one of the greatest musical acts of all time, so it’s nice to see their story get the recognition it deserves as Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and Times of[...]
Jun
28
Thu
8:00 pm On The Town @ Olney Theatre Center
On The Town @ Olney Theatre Center
Jun 28 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm
On The Town @ Olney Theatre Center | Olney | Maryland | United States
The musical On the Town is a frantic search for love set in 40s era New York City, where the main characters only have 24 hours on the shore before being returned to war. Gabey,[...]
Jul
7
Sat
all-day Capital Fringe Festival 2018 @ Various Locations and Venues in Washington DC
Capital Fringe Festival 2018 @ Various Locations and Venues in Washington DC
Jul 7 – Jul 29 all-day
Capital Fringe Festival 2018 @ Various Locations and Venues in Washington DC | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This performance-based festival brings together acts in comedy, music and more. Now in its 10th year, some performances are better suited for family while others are great for a date night or friendly hangout. Capital[...]
Jul
11
Wed
8:00 pm Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre... @ Wooly Mammoth Theatre Company
Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre... @ Wooly Mammoth Theatre Company
Jul 11 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm
Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre Performs 'Damned If You Do' @ Wooly Mammoth Theatre Company | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
An exercise in the hypothetical, UCB’s Damned If You Do explores the various “What ifs?” we encounter – and nine-times-out-of-10 refuse to act on – in our everyday lives. Should you tell your friend what[...]