Stage & Screen

Photo: Séamus Miller
Photo: Séamus Miller

A Sneak Peek at Work in Progress Tyrant

True to their mission to “Make Space for Art,” the nonprofit organization, CulturalDC, invited the public to a series of workshops at the Source Theatre’s 100-person black box space to provide feedback on the thought-provoking original play, Tyrant, written by Kathleen Akerley. Tyrant follows the theatrical trend of law induced alternate realities similar to Hulu’s reworking of […]

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Hamilton Lives Up to the Hype at the Kennedy Center

The last time the legacy of Alexander Hamilton crossed my mind…
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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,…
Woolly Mammoth Botticelli in the Fire

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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American Pops Orchestra Defies Norms with Unique Performances and Pop Singers

This isn’t your grandfather’s orchestra. With a focus on…
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WNO Honors Bernstein with Candide

Add the Washington National Opera to the list of those celebrating…
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Hamlet Comes to the Kennedy Center

Hamlet, the mysterious and brooding Prince of Denmark, is one…
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Euan Morton Headlines Round House Theatre’s Broadway in Bethesda Gala

Broadway vet Euan Morton has played a handful of attention-grabbing…
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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[...]
May
22
Tue
7:30 pm Camelot @ Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Sidney Harman Hall
Camelot @ Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Sidney Harman Hall
May 22 @ 7:30 pm – Jul 1 @ 2:00 pm
Camelot @  Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Sidney Harman Hall | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Amongst magical forests and castles of grandeur, four-time, Tony Award-winning musical Camelot explores the struggle for civilization and goodness in a society that’s accustomed to violence and hate. It is one leader’s integrity, courage and[...]
7:30 pm The Scottsboro Boys @ Signature Theatre
The Scottsboro Boys @ Signature Theatre
May 22 @ 7:30 pm – Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm
The Scottsboro Boys @ Signature Theatre | Arlington | Virginia | United States
Along the lines of Kander and Ebb’s iconic musicals Chicago and Cabaret, the Tony Award-winning duo delivers yet another breathtaking musical. The Scottsboro Boys is a critique on racism and injustice in the South, revealing[...]
May
31
Thu
7:30 pm The Tempest @ The Gunston Arts Center
The Tempest @ The Gunston Arts Center
May 31 @ 7:30 pm – Jul 1 @ 2:00 pm
The Tempest @ The Gunston Arts Center | Arlington | Virginia | United States
A classic comedy by the classic hitmaker William Shakespeare, The Tempest is a veteran of the theatre scene and one which commands a certain respect. I have little doubt the folks at Avant Bard will[...]
8:00 pm Botticelli in the Fire @ Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
Botticelli in the Fire @ Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
May 31 @ 8:00 pm – Jun 24 @ 7:00 pm
Botticelli in the Fire @ Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
What do artists do when faced with a populist takeover of the societies their work reflects? There’s no right or wrong answer, as those kinds of regimes often are accompanied by attempts to censor or[...]