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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Photo: Lydia Daniller

BOYS IN TROUBLE Tackles Toxic Masculinity Through Dance

BOYS IN TROUBLE is a dance performance, but it’s not only a…
The Scottsboro Boys

Stage and Screen: May 2018

THROUGH SUNDAY, MAY 20 Snow Child Arena Stage adapted Eowyn…
Photo: Joan Marcus

Waitress: Serving Up Music and Pie

In 2006, an up-and-coming independent film writer and director…
Photo: Courtesy of Shakespeare Theatre Company

Lucky Steals Show in Waiting For Godot

Hope and despair, slapstick comedy and profound philosophical…
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The Crucible Is a Trip Worth Taking

“These are strange times,” notes a disheveled Reverend Hale…
Photo by Ryan Maxwell Photography

Refreshing New Play Takes On The Reality of Commuting Through Life

Have you ever wondered, “Who’s voice is behind the loudspeakers…
Photo: Daniel Schwartz

The Caucasian Chalk Circle, Small but Mighty

“Small but mighty” should be the thought that comes to mind…
Photo: XMB Photography

TRANSIT at Dupont Underground

After a three-day stint at Dupont Underground, Australian-born…
Illustration: Courtesy of Arena Stage

Arena Stage's Snow Child Focuses On The Nature of Impermanence

Sometimes, the only way to go on is to dig deep, find resilience…
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Lights, Camera, Eco-Friendly Action: Arena Stage's Solar Rooftop

For almost 70 years, Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American…
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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[...]