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Photo: Darian Volkova, courtesy of State Academic Mariinsky Theatre

Review: Mariinsky Ballet’s Paquita at the Kennedy Center

A young girl and her father are sitting across from me on the shuttle bus to the Kennedy Center. She’s wearing colorful dinosaur tights. I look down at my own tights – black with a small tear threatening to become a hole. The other people on the shuttle are dressed in crisp suits and elegant […]

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Shakespeare in the Pub

The Bard Imbibes Shakespeare in the Pub

For a different spin on Shakespeare, check out Shakespeare in…
Criss Angel

Criss Angel & The Supernaturalists Coming to Warner Theatre

It’s a tough love approach for the world of magic, from one…
Animal

Studio Theatre Presents World Premiere of Thought-Provoking Play Animal

Award-winning playwright Clare Lizzimore’s newest play comes…
VelocityDC Dance Festival

VelocityDC Dance Festival

Don’t miss the seventh annual VelocityDC Dance Festival at…
Vanessa Hudgens

The New Golden Age of Hollywood: Vanessa Hudgens in Gigi

Vanessa Hudgens is making her Broadway debut at the Kennedy Center…
Brian Quinn

The Impractical Jokers: Talking with Brian Quinn

Brian Quinn is a member of The Tenderloins a comedy troupe featuring…
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all-day Pride and Prejudice @ Next Stop Theatre
Pride and Prejudice @ Next Stop Theatre
Oct 1 – Oct 27 all-day
Pride and Prejudice @ Next Stop Theatre
Kate Hamill’s Pride and Prejudice adaptation brings a fresh take to the beloved story of Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy. Mrs. Bennet wants her five daughters married, including the headstrong Elizabeth. When rich, handsome, but[...]
all-day The Tempest @ Synetic Theatre
The Tempest @ Synetic Theatre
Oct 1 – Oct 20 all-day
The Tempest @ Synetic Theatre
Originally premiering in 2013, Synetic is bringing back its unique take on The Tempest. Join the sorceress Prospera, played by Synetic co-founder Irina Tsikurishvili, as she creates a sea storm that gets out of hand.[...]
Oct
3
Thu
all-day Escaped Alone @ Signature Theatre
Escaped Alone @ Signature Theatre
Oct 3 – Nov 5 all-day
Escaped Alone @ Signature Theatre
Making her Signature Theatre debut, Caryl Churchill’s Escaped Alone is not what it seems. DC actress Holly Twyford directs this tale of three old friends and a neighbor having afternoon tea in the garden. Through[...]
Oct
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Thu
all-day Little Shop of Horrors @ Constellation Theatre Company
Little Shop of Horrors @ Constellation Theatre Company
Oct 17 – Nov 17 all-day
Little Shop of Horrors @ Constellation Theatre Company
In this musical comedy written by Howard Ashman with music by Alan Menken, Seymour discovers a strange plant that soon becomes famous. He names the plant after his crush and coworker, Audrey. Just when everything[...]
8:00 pm The NoSleep Podcast: Live for Ha... @ The Miracle Theatre
The NoSleep Podcast: Live for Ha... @ The Miracle Theatre
Oct 17 @ 8:00 pm
The NoSleep Podcast: Live for Halloween @ The Miracle Theatre
“The NoSleep Podcast” began in 2011 and has been scaring listeners ever since. Beginning with people sharing their frightening tales on the forum website Reddit, “Nosleep” is once again hitting the road and bringing the[...]