6 Things to Know About Washington Theatre
Do More 24 Kicks off on Thursday, June 19
theatreWashington is proud to be a participant in this year's Do More 24 Campaign. Join us and other non-profits in the greater Washington area as we come together to create positive change in our community. Powered by United Way of the National Capital Area, Do More 24 is a local movement that encourages donors to contribute to the causes and organizations closest to their hearts.
On Thursday, please visit our page and make a donation to support theatreWashington's workforce and community-building programs.
2014 Source Festival Runs through June 29
Featured in this week's Roundup, CulturalDC's seventh annual Source Festival has debuted 24 original works for the stage, including three full-length plays, 18 10-minute plays, and three Artistic Blind Dates that explore three overarching themes: mortality, quests, and revenge.
"Discovering Liz Lerman"
The Wright Stuff takes the reader on the journey of how theatrical works are conceptualized and produced. In the newest installment, "Discovering Liz Lerman,"Hannah Hessel Ratner picks the brain of Liz Lerman, playwright of Arena Stage's current production of Healing Wars.
No Rules Theatre: Dual-City, Omni-Collaborative
Jamila Reddy explains how No Rules Theatre Company lives up to its name while also providing insight on their current production of Boeing, Boeing.
Taking Care of Our Own Bucket Brigade Has Raised Nearly $10,000 in 2014
Our Bucket Brigade is off to an amazing start with nearly $10,000 already collected for Taking Care of Our Own, theatreWashington's program that raises funds to assist area theatre artists and professionals in times of unforeseen financial hardship. This week's collections are hosted by No Rules Theatre Company andRound House Theatre.
Can't find a bucket? Just click here to help take care of theatre artists in need.
Thank You to Everyone Who Joined Us at Show Tunes & Cocktails
Thank you to everyone who joined us Monday night at the Beacon Bar & Grill for ourShow Tunes & Cocktails. Special thanks to our amazing guest artist Sam Edgerly, pianist extraordinaire Glenn Pearson, and Round House Theatre and Shakespeare Theatre Company for donating tickets. Join us for our July Show Tunes & Cocktailson Monday, July 14 - same time and place - featuring guest artist Dani Stoller.