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Photo © Tony Powell. Arena Stage "Anything Goes." October 5, 2018
Photo © Tony Powell. Arena Stage "Anything Goes." October 5, 2018

Anything Goes: Arena Stage Breathes New Life into Golden Age Classic

For a con man on a mission to stop the woman he loves from engaging in a romantic relationship with some Joe Schmoe from another world, anything goes. At least that’s what Arena Stage’s retelling of the classic play entails, with stowaway Billy Crocker on a mission to get to his beloved Hope Harcourt aboard […]

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DC Theatre Season

Press Play on DC Theatre

It’s easy to press play nowadays. We sit back on our couches,…
Cirque du Soleil’s KURIOS

Cirque du Soleil’s KURIOS Comes to the DC Area…with a Familiar Face

This month, Cirque du Soleil brings their latest production,…
Photo: Maggie Picard Photography

Code It. Dance It. Technologic. Dance Place Presents Analog

The medley between humans and technology is a constantly evolving…
The Phantom of the Opera - The Company performs Masquerade - photo by Alastair Muir

The Phantom of the Opera Dazzles at Kennedy Center

Theatergoers in D.C. enjoyed a dazzling performance of Andrew…
Andrew Knox, Marla Caceres, Ryan Asher, Sayjal Joshi, Tyler Davis, Ross Taylor - Photo by Scott Suchman

The Second City’s ‘Almost Accurate Guide to America’: A Sprint Through History

When we really think about how long the America we learned about…
Clayton Pelham

Clayton Pelham Gets Physical for ‘The Miser’

At 28-years old, Clayton Pelham jumps on tables and speaks in…
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‘Phil’s Camino’ Continues Trek at AFI Docs

The Camino de Santiago has received the silver screen treatment…
La Cage Aux Folles

Gender-Bending Comedy La Cage Aux Folles Comes to Signature Theatre

Fans of the Robin Williams and Nathan Lane film The Birdcage…
GI Film Festival

For First 10 Years, It’s Mission Accomplished for GI Film Festival

The business of Hollywood is an odd and hectic one for executives…
Billy Connolly

Billy Connolly at The Warner: A Hilarious Journey

There were times throughout Billy Connolly’s performance of…
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Stage & Screen Events

Oct
18
Thu
all-day Illyria @ Gunston Arts Center’s Theatre Two
Illyria @ Gunston Arts Center’s Theatre Two
Oct 18 – Nov 18 all-day
This WSC Avant Bard production set in the 1980s is a colorful and music-heavy tale where gender is an afterthought. Illyria is freely adapted from Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, a story in which seemingly straight characters fall[...]
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
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.[...]
Dec
10
Mon
7:00 pm The Reapers on Woodbrook Avenue @ Signature Theatre
The Reapers on Woodbrook Avenue @ Signature Theatre
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm
The Reapers on Woodbrook Avenue @ Signature Theatre | Arlington | Virginia | United States
Baltimore, 1976: matriarch Loretta Reaper is forced to consider how far she’ll go to protect her property. Charleston, 2008: Corey, Loretta’s great-grandson, must reclaim the land that was promised to—and stolen from—his ancestors.
Feb
4
Mon
7:00 pm Wire in the Garden @ Signature Theatre
Wire in the Garden @ Signature Theatre
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm
Wire in the Garden @ Signature Theatre | Arlington | Virginia | United States
In rural England in 1925, electrical engineer Margaret Partridge is a woman in a man’s world—and her fight to shape the future of the electrical industry faces resistance at every turn.