Arena Stage is opening a new play focused on the friendship between Mary Todd Lincoln and her dressmaker, the former slave Elizabeth Keckley, during the Civil War.
The Washington-area theater scene offers intriguing and ground-breaking works from some of the industry’s edgiest and most thought-provoking directors. Here are three impressive directors who are putting on some outstanding plays this spring.
Four major universities are joining theater companies in Boston, Baltimore, Washington and Atlanta in a project to commission new plays, music and dance compositions about the Civil War and its lasting legacy.
LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC)– The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned that it would be a bad flu season, but who could have predicted the problems it would cause for the Arena Stage production of […]
Arena Stage is hosting a special benefit performance of “The Normal Heart” to raise funds for Washington-area AIDS organizations.
These shows will take you through the motions and then some; you will laugh, think, cry, learn and burn calories.
Washington, D.C. is home to many LGBT-friendly organizations. The DC Center provides a wide variety of programs, groups and services for the LGBT community. These events are open to the public.
D.C. has an extensive theater scene, but it can be hard to distinguish those that stand above the rest. Refer to this list for the best attractions coming to the area this spring.
Arena Stage has released it’s 2012 season schedule with some returning acts but many many new performances as well. The venue will feature music by Janis Joplin, a reinvigorated “My Fair Lady” and much more.
Whether you appreciate the art of a Shakespearean play, love a good murder mystery, D.C. offers many great options for theater events this Valentine’s Day.