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Photo: Barbara Salisbury Photography
Photo: Barbara Salisbury Photography

CityDance to Host DREAMscape at Lincoln Theatre

CityDance’s DREAMscape is an ‘un-gala,’ according to Alexe Nowakowski, CityDance President and CEO. “We wanted to leave the traditional sit-down gala in favor of something that would match our mission – transforming lives and communities through dance,” Nowakowski says. DREAMscape, held this year on May 6 at DC’s Lincoln Theatre, is an annual event that […]

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Photo: Judith Stuart Boroson

Urban Bush Women: Walking with 'Trane

Cigarette smoke swirls inside the crowded blues club at midnight…
Photo: C. Stanley Photography

Power Plays at Arena Stage

Last November, Arena Stage announced the launch of its Power…
Photos: Tony Powell

Dawn Ursula Brings Ruth Younger to Life in 'A Raisin in the Sun'

“Honey, life don’t have to be like this. I mean, sometimes…
Illustration: Courtesy of Pointless Theatre Co.

A Multimedia Experience in '.d0t:: a RotoPlastic Ballet'

Robots aren’t made of cardboard. At least, they aren’t supposed…
Photo: Alexandre Galliez

An Ingredient For Fun: 'Cuisine & Confessions'

The marriage of acrobats and cooking may seem like an odd pairing,…
Photo: Holger Badekow

'The Little Mermaid' Reimagined at the Kennedy Center

Think Hans Christian Anderson, but infused with contemporary…
Photo: Scott Suchman

Dudes and Drinks: 'The Select (The Sun Also Rises)' at Shakespeare Theatre

Ernest Hemingway’s The Sun Also Rises follows a group of post-war…
Photo: Jae Yi Photography

Scena Theatre's ‘The Night Alive’

When I walked into the Lab II at Atlas Performing Arts Center…
Photos: Courtesy of Arena Stage

'Intelligence' at Arena Stage

Intelligence, at Arena Stage through April 9, is historical fiction…
Photo: Walt Disney Pictures

‘Beauty and the Beast’: Disney Looks to Nostalgia for New Golden Age

What I remember most from my first movie-going experience is…
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Stage & Screen Events

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all-day Midwestern Gothic @ Signature Theatre
Midwestern Gothic @ Signature Theatre
Apr 30 all-day
Midwestern Gothic @ Signature Theatre
Signature Theatre is known in these parts for their grandiose musicals, and Midwestern Gothic is no different. Set in a small town in the middle of nowhere (sounds like where I grew up!), this thriller[...]
all-day Smart People @ Keegan Theatre
Smart People @ Keegan Theatre
Apr 30 all-day
Smart People @ Keegan Theatre
Smart People dives straight into the controversial subject of racism, and if it’s hardwired into us from the beginning or a product of our environment. Four professionals gather to assess the psychological effects of race[...]
all-day The Blood Knot @ Atlas Performing Arts Center
The Blood Knot @ Atlas Performing Arts Center
Apr 30 all-day
The Blood Knot @ Atlas Performing Arts Center
From South Africa’s most acclaimed playwright, The Blood Knot marks the first play in Mosaic Theater Company’s South Africa repertory. A fable about two brothers separated by color but bound by blood, The Blood Knot[...]
May
2
Tue
all-day Smart People @ Keegan Theatre
Smart People @ Keegan Theatre
May 2 all-day
Smart People @ Keegan Theatre
Smart People dives straight into the controversial subject of racism, and if it’s hardwired into us from the beginning or a product of our environment. Four professionals gather to assess the psychological effects of race[...]
7:30 pm Fun Home @ National Theatre
Fun Home @ National Theatre
May 2 @ 7:30 pm
Fun Home @ National Theatre | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
The first National Tour of Fun Home, the groundbreaking, Tony® Award-winning Best Musical, will premiere in Washington, D.C., at the National Theatre April 18 through May 13, 2017. Based on Alison Bechdel’s best-selling graphic memoir, Fun Homeintroduces us[...]