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Stage and Screen: August 2018

THROUGH SUNDAY, AUGUST 5 The Story of the Gun Politics aside, what is the history with America and guns? Mike Daisey offers a comedy-tinged performance about the controversial conversation. The New York Times-designated “master storyteller” won’t be lecturing you on a specific partisan point. While we’re used to hearing repetitive rhetoric on the gun debate, […]

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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…
Photo: Scott Suchman

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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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…
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Stage & Screen Events

Aug
21
Tue
all-day The Color Purple @ The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
The Color Purple @ The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Aug 21 all-day
The Color Purple @ The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Based on the 1982 book by Alice Walker, the story has won awards as a novel, film and musical. Witness the heart-wrenching story of Celie, who is separated from her sister and children for most[...]
Aug
22
Wed
all-day Passion @ Signature Theatre
Passion @ Signature Theatre
Aug 22 all-day
Passion @ Signature Theatre | Arlington | Virginia | United States
After their (yes, passionate) love is deterred by military duty, Giorgio and Clara’s relationship must survive through solely letters during the mid-1800s in Italy. Of course, the handsome soldier can’t avoid admiration even away at[...]
all-day The Color Purple @ The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
The Color Purple @ The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Aug 22 all-day
The Color Purple @ The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Based on the 1982 book by Alice Walker, the story has won awards as a novel, film and musical. Witness the heart-wrenching story of Celie, who is separated from her sister and children for most[...]
Aug
23
Thu
all-day In The Closet @ DC Arts Center
In The Closet @ DC Arts Center
Aug 23 all-day
In The Closet @ DC Arts Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Presented by Rainbow Theatre Project, this world-premiere production crosses time but not necessarily space as we witness the lives of four gay men from various years. This metaphysical comedy delves into the unique stories of[...]
all-day Melancholy Play: A Contemporary ... @ Constellation Theatre Company at Source Theatre
Melancholy Play: A Contemporary ... @ Constellation Theatre Company at Source Theatre
Aug 23 all-day
Melancholy Play: A Contemporary Farce @ Constellation Theatre Company at Source Theatre | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This refreshing comedy about love isn’t about your typical, gorgeous lead. Yes, everyone is in love with her. But no, it’s not because she’s a bubbly, model-like star. Tilly’s sadness is what makes her so[...]