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Photo: Evan Zimmerman

Anastasia Proves a 90s Heroine for the Ages

As a girl born in the 90s, I spent my childhood watching some of the best Disney characters on screen. They proved to be role models that I and many other girls could look up to: female protagonists that were not damsels in distress, but strong women who radiate confidence. Some favorites include Mulan, Pocahontas and […]

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Dark Humor in Mosaic’s ‘Hooded, or Being Black for Dummies’

In the first scene of Mosaic Theater’s latest production, Hooded,…
Photo: Courtesy of Arena Stage

Spotlight on Actor Thomas Keegan in ‘Watch on the Rhine’

In 1939’s The Wizard of Oz, Dorothy clicked her sparkly, ruby-red…

Friday Flicks: 'Gold,' 'The Red Turtle,' 'Resident Evil' and 'A Dog's Purpose'

With forecasts of colder weather blowing through this weekend,…
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American Ballet Theatre’s ‘Swan Lake’ Released an Ocean of Emotion

When I look at something beautiful, I tend to cry. I don’t…
Photo: Courtesy of Strathmore

John Cleese Live at Strathmore

Monty Python fans are in for a treat. Comedy legend John Cleese…
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DC Favorite Holly Twyford in 'Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?'

When Holly Twyford stars in a DC production, local theatergoers…
Stage & Screen Events

Stage & Screen Events: Winter Edition

THURSDAY, JANUARY 5 - SUNDAY, JANUARY 29 Copenhagen Written…
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Mosaic Theater’s 'Charm' Tackles the Complexities of the LGBT+ Community

Mosaic Theater’s Charm is not a play for everyone. But it’s…
Photo: Jenny Graham

Arena Stage Presents 'ROE'

Arena Stage is set to debut a shocking play about one of the…
Photo by: Courtney Sexton

Truth and Dare Variety Show: Ladies, Let Your Freak Flags Fly

Whoever said DC doesn’t know how to get freaky obviously never…
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Stage & Screen Events

Oct
30
Tue
all-day Billy Elliot @ Signature Theatre
Billy Elliot @ Signature Theatre
Oct 30 2018 – Jan 9 2019 all-day
Ballet. Coal mining. Labor strikes. Following your dreams. An infectious soundtrack, courtesy of Sir Elton John himself. What do all of these things have in common? They’re all part of the iconic tale of the[...]
Nov
1
Thu
all-day Films Across Borders: Stories of... @ Various locations
Films Across Borders: Stories of... @ Various locations
Nov 1 – Nov 21 all-day
Films Across Borders: Stories of Women @ Various locations | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
As a frequent moviegoer, even I find it difficult to keep up with foreign films. Unless they are slated to be acknowledged during award season or carry a tremendous amount of hype, they are often[...]
Nov
2
Fri
all-day Anything Goes @ Arena Stage’s Fichandler Stage
Anything Goes @ Arena Stage’s Fichandler Stage
Nov 2 – Dec 23 all-day
As the SS American carries away its passengers from London to New York, it also sails a little secret across the ocean. There’s a passionate love stowed away between Billy and the countess Hope Harcourt.[...]
Nov
3
Sat
all-day As You Like It @ Keegan Theatre
As You Like It @ Keegan Theatre
Nov 3 – Dec 2 all-day
As You Like It @ Keegan Theatre | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
After several people are forced from their homes, they escape into the forest of Arden, a place where you get lost in nature while simultaneously finding yourself. However, this is a Shakespeare retelling so the[...]
Nov
14
Wed
all-day Cry It Out @ Studio Theatre
Cry It Out @ Studio Theatre
Nov 14 – Dec 16 all-day
Cry It Out @ Studio Theatre | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Parenthood is hard, sure, but you know what else is hard? Making friends as an adult. Without the built-in friend finder of school, navigating life as an adult takes up a ton of time, which[...]