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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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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…
The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Stage and Screen: April 2018

THURSDAY, MARCH 29 - SUNDAY, APRIL 22 Paper Dolls This quirky…
Photo: Carol Rosegg

Trust in The Wiz at Ford's Theatre

There’s not a moment in Ford’s Theatre’s The Wiz when…
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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[...]