Photo Flash: See the Magic of Roald Dahl's WILLY WONKA at NextStop Theatre Photo Flash: See the Magic of Roald Dahl's WILLY WONKA at NextStop Theatre
by BWW News Desk on December 07, 2016

Each holiday season, NextStop Theatre Company produces a community outreach show featuring a cast of local students who are given the opportunity to work alongside actors, directors, and designers fro... (more...)
Cast Announced for MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING at NextStop Cast Announced for MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING at NextStop
by BWW News Desk on December 07, 2016

NextStop Theatre presents their first production of 2017, Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing" starting January 19, 2017. Billed as "the original romantic comedy", the story of Beatrice and Benedick... (more...)
Naked Girls Reading to Present A VERY NAKED HOLIDAY at the DC Arts Center Naked Girls Reading to Present A VERY NAKED HOLIDAY at the DC Arts Center
by BWW News Desk on December 06, 2016

The holiday season is no reason to turn into a Scrooge. Join us for Naked Girls Readings Presents: A Very Naked Holiday and you'll be filled with so much holiday cheer your wee heart will grow three s... (more...)
BWW Review: Folger Consort's Musical THE SECOND SHEPHERDS' PLAY BWW Review: Folger Consort's Musical THE SECOND SHEPHERDS' PLAY
by Roger Catlin on December 06, 2016

Falstaff had the girth and beard to make for a decent Santa, but Shakespeare never wrote anything close to a Christmas play.... (more...)
College of the Mainland Students Nominated for Regional Award College of the Mainland Students Nominated for Regional Award
by BWW News Desk on December 05, 2016

College of the Mainland students Tyler Fayad and Mackenzie Land have been nominated for the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Irene Ryan Award for their performances in "C.O.M. Wasn't B... (more...)
BWW Review: IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY at Washington Stage Guild BWW Review: IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY at Washington Stage Guild
by Elliot Lanes on December 05, 2016

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BWW Review: A CHRISTMAS CAROL MEMORY at Creative Cauldron BWW Review: A CHRISTMAS CAROL MEMORY at Creative Cauldron
by Jenny Minich on December 05, 2016

Playwright Jennifer Clements re-imagines and re-frames A CHRISTMAS CAROL to be 'vivid and meaningful to a contemporary audience.' Set in modern times, A CHRISTMAS CAROL MEMORY tells the tale of a frag... (more...)
BWW Review: Delightful MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY at Round House BWW Review: Delightful MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY at Round House
by Roger Catlin on December 05, 2016

When every theater company feels compelled to do something Christmas-themed come December, it can lead to either overusing certain titles or creating fluffy trifles.... (more...)
'La La Land' Music to the Ears of D.C. Film Critics 'La La Land' Music to the Ears of D.C. Film Critics
by BWW News Desk on December 05, 2016

'La La Land' was singing a happy tune when The Washington, D.C. Area Film Critics Association (WAFCA) announced their top honorees for 2016 this morning. Sparkling musical love story 'La La Land' was ... (more...)
BWW Review: THE MAGI Brings Love and Lyrics to The Hub Theatre BWW Review: THE MAGI Brings Love and Lyrics to The Hub Theatre
by Barbara Johnson on December 05, 2016

The Hub Theatre's THE MAGI is in many ways made for the winter holidays: it is unabashedly about love and sacrifice. Kelsey Mesa directs this two-person acoustic musical featuring impressive original ... (more...)
BWW Review: COPENHAGEN at Perisphere Theater BWW Review: COPENHAGEN at Perisphere Theater
by Hannah Landsberger on December 05, 2016

Perisphere Theater's Copenhagen left me feeling uneasy. Maybe this was this was exactly what I should have been feeling; the script, examines the morality of two scientists who worked on the atomic b... (more...)
The Kennedy Center and CBS Announce New Broadcast Agreement The Kennedy Center and CBS Announce New Broadcast Agreement
by BWW News Desk on December 04, 2016

CBS and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced today a new agreement that will keep the annual Kennedy Center Honors broadcast on CBS through 2025. The new deal further extends o... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 12/04/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 12/04/2016
by BWW on December 04, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 12/04/2016 for Washington, DC... (more...)
Due to Popular Demand TWIST YOUR DICKENS Adds Four Performances Due to Popular Demand TWIST YOUR DICKENS Adds Four Performances
by BWW News Desk on December 02, 2016

Due to popular demand, The Kennedy Center has announced the addition of four extra performances to the Kennedy Center's debut run of The Second City's irreverent and interactive seasonal satire, Twist... (more...)
CHARM, Story About LGBTQ Youth, to Continue COMING OF AGE IN AMERICA Series at Mosaic Theater CHARM, Story About LGBTQ Youth, to Continue COMING OF AGE IN AMERICA Series at Mosaic Theater
by BWW News Desk on December 02, 2016

Mosaic Theater Company of DC's 'Clamorous Encounters' series about coming-of-age in America continues with Philip Dawkins' groundbreaking comedy-drama CHARM (January 5-29, 2017), under the direction o... (more...)
2016 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Regional Awards Update - Tiziano D'Affuso, Jaysen Wright in Lead! 2016 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Regional Awards Update - Tiziano D'Affuso, Jaysen Wright in Lead!
by BWW Special Coverage on December 02, 2016

Voting has opened for the 2016 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Regional Awards, honoring productions which opened between October 2016 and September 2016. Nominations were reader-submitted and after the ... (more...)
BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Kevin Laughon BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Kevin Laughon
by Elliot Lanes on December 02, 2016

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BWW Review: Diana Ross with the National Symphony Orchestra, Emil de Cou Conductor at Kennedy Center BWW Review: Diana Ross with the National Symphony Orchestra, Emil de Cou Conductor at Kennedy Center
by Elliot Lanes on December 02, 2016

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STAGE TUBE: Get in the Holiday Spirit with a Sneak Peek at A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Ford's Theatre STAGE TUBE: Get in the Holiday Spirit with a Sneak Peek at A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Ford's Theatre
by Stage Tube on December 02, 2016

Ford's Theatre Society presents its 35th-annual production of Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol, now through December 31, 2016. This 'musically high-spirited' and 'infectiously jolly' (The Washingto... (more...)
Regional Roundup: 'Tis the Season! Top 10 Holiday Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 12/2; BLACK NATIVITY in DC, A CHRISTMAS CAROL in Austin and More! Regional Roundup: 'Tis the Season! Top 10 Holiday Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 12/2; BLACK NATIVITY in DC, A CHRISTMAS CAROL in Austin and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on December 02, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Washington, DC, Chicago, Orlando and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include THE SECRET GARDE... (more...)
BWW Review:  Craig Wallace's Triumphant Scrooge at Ford Theatre's A CHRISTMAS CAROL BWW Review: Craig Wallace's Triumphant Scrooge at Ford Theatre's A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Andrew White on December 02, 2016

It's that time of year again-and one of the city's grand annual traditions has returned to the stage, with fresh faces to add excitement to an already wonderful celebration of the Yuletide season. For... (more...)
Adventure Theatre MTC's Two-Actor THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE to Open Next Month Adventure Theatre MTC's Two-Actor THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE to Open Next Month
by BWW News Desk on December 02, 2016

Adventure Theatre MTC (ATMTC) offers local audiences a unique and delightful holiday fantasy with a two-actor version of The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe, directed by Tom Story. Based on the first... (more...)
Ovations Theatre Partners with Umttr for SPRING AWAKENING Ovations Theatre Partners with Umttr for SPRING AWAKENING
by BWW News Desk on December 02, 2016

OVATIONS Theatre's performances of the award-winning rock musical Spring Awakening will carry more than just a tune.... (more...)
LIZZIE: THE MUSICAL to Premiere in D.C. This January LIZZIE: THE MUSICAL to Premiere in D.C. This January
by BWW News Desk on December 01, 2016

On an August morning in 1892, in a small town in Massachusetts, Andrew and Abby Borden were brutally murdered in their home with an axe. Their daughter, Lizzie, was tried and acquitted for the crime a... (more...)
Rorschach Presents KLEXOGRAPHY: A VERY PAGAN CHRISTMAS Rorschach Presents KLEXOGRAPHY: A VERY PAGAN CHRISTMAS
by BWW News Desk on December 01, 2016

Somewhere between the ancient rituals of our pagan ancestors and the tacky office holiday party you attended last night lurks an answer to the question that haunts your dreams: 'How did I get here?'... (more...)
   
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