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Ahmad Kamal (Malik) and Rex Daugherty (Luke) in the world premiere production of 4,38 Photo

Ahmad Kamal (Malik) and Rex Daugherty (Luke) in the world premiere production of 4,380 NIGHTS at Signature Theatre. Photo by C Stanley Photography.

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02/02/2018
Rex Daugherty, Joel David Santner, Jefferson Farber Photo

Rex Daugherty, Joel David Santner, Jefferson Farber

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02/06/2013
Rex Daugherty, Alex Mills, Joel David Santner Photo

Rex Daugherty, Alex Mills, Joel David Santner

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02/06/2013
Alex Mills, Joel David Santner, Jefferson Farber, Rex Daugherty Photo

Alex Mills, Joel David Santner, Jefferson Farber, Rex Daugherty

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Rex Daugherty News

Solas Nua to Stage MAZ & BRICKS Photo Solas Nua to Stage MAZ & BRICKS
by Marissa Tomeo - May 3, 2022

In a year when U.S. headlines are filled with news of increasingly restrictive reproductive rights legislation, and U.S. streets are filled with women protesting for rights they thought they'd won nearly 50 years ago, Solas Nua, the Washington DC-based contemporary Irish arts organization, will stage an Irish play that lands the political firecracker in the middle of a romance. Maz & Bricks will perform June 2-26 at Atlas Performing Arts Center, 1333 H St. NE, Washington DC.

Irish Yiddishist Caraid O'Brien to Adapt Sholem Asch's RABBI DOCTOR SILVER Photo Irish Yiddishist Caraid O'Brien to Adapt Sholem Asch's RABBI DOCTOR SILVER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

Theater J, the nation’s largest and most prominent Jewish theater and Solas Nua, Washington DC’s leading multidisciplinary Irish arts organization, have announced a co-commission of Irish Yiddishist Caraid O’Brien. O’Brien will translate and adapt Sholem Asch’s classic Yiddish play Rabbi Doctor Silver. 

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards; JESUS CHRIST SUPERST Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards; JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards; Perisphere Theater's Photo Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards; Perisphere Theater's TIME IS ON OUR SIDE Leads Best Play!
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021

Time is running out to vote for for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Vote For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards; First Stats Announced! Photo Vote For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards; First Stats Announced!
by BWW - Dec 6, 2021

Our readers set the nominees, and now voting is open for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

BWW News: New Digital Theater Festival Creates a Platform for Irish Artists in Americ Photo BWW News: New Digital Theater Festival Creates a Platform for Irish Artists in America
by Lora Strum - Nov 12, 2021

“We want people to put down that green beer and pick up real Irish culture and literature,” Rex Daugherty, Solas Nua’s Artistic Director of Theatre, says. “The arts are one of Ireland’s biggest exports, and its best work is happening now.”

BWW Review: SIDE-WALKS at Solas Nua Photo BWW Review: SIDE-WALKS at Solas Nua
by Sarah Murphy - Aug 12, 2021

Written by Jeremy Keith Hunter, a DC-based multidisciplinary artist, and John King, a theatre-maker from Dublin, Side-Walks is a “visual short story about finding yourself after a year of isolation” and is the culmination of a pandemic-long collaboration between the two playwrights and Solas Nua.

BWW Review: IN THE MIDDLE OF THE FIELDS at Solas Nua Photo BWW Review: IN THE MIDDLE OF THE FIELDS at Solas Nua
by Mary Lincer - May 24, 2021

It doesn't get more site-specific than this, people: Solas Nua's doing a play called In the Middle of the Fields in the middle of a field! Starring as the field, P Street Beach; who knew she's been waiting for her close-up as a legit house all this time?

BWW Feature: INSIDE THE GPO at Solas Nua Photo BWW Feature: INSIDE THE GPO at Solas Nua
by Sarah Murphy - Mar 29, 2021

DC is a city steeped in national myth, so perhaps it is most fitting that now, in the midst of our own battle for self-determination and statehood, Solas Nua brings us Fishamble’s production of 'Inside the GPO', an intimate look at Ireland’s 1916 Easter Rising...but as with every myth, one must peel back the layers to really get to the good stuff

BWW News: Solas Nua promotes Rex Daugherty to full-time Artistic Director of Theatre Photo BWW News: Solas Nua promotes Rex Daugherty to full-time Artistic Director of Theatre
by Elliot Lanes - Mar 26, 2021

Solas Nua, the Washington D.C.-based contemporary Irish arts organization, has appointed Rex Daugherty as its full time Artistic Director of Theatre. This is a senior full-time position with responsibility for the leadership and management of the theatre program of Solas Nua. Mr. Daugherty, originally from Oklahoma City, has been an active member of Washington’s robust theatre scene for the past thirteen years. He became a company member with Solas Nua in 2008 during their sold-out, Off-Broadway run of Disco Pigs, and has been acting as theatre artistic director on a part-time basis since 2015.

Rex Daugherty Videos

VIDEO: BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL At Signature Theatre VideoVIDEO: BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL At Signature Theatre
by Stage Tube - Nov 7, 2018

Signature Theatre is proud to present Billy Elliot the Musical directed and choreographed by Signature Theatre Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Passion, West Side Story). Based on the powerful and acclaimed film, all 11-year-old Billy wants to do is dance. Initially facing opposition from society and his father, Billy's passion instead unites the community and changes his life in extraordinary ways. The original production with book and lyrics by Lee Hall and music by Tony, Grammy and Academy Award® winner Elton John was universally lauded, sweeping the Tony, Drama Desk and Olivier Awards for Best Musical. Billy Elliot the Musical runs now thru January 6, 2019 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre.

VIDEO: Trailer For Signature Theater's BILLY ELLIOT in DC VideoVIDEO: Trailer For Signature Theater's BILLY ELLIOT in DC
by Alan Henry - Oct 19, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the trailer for Signature Theater's Billy Elliot the Musical directed and choreographed by Signature Theatre Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Passion, West Side Story). Based on the powerful and acclaimed film, all 11-year-old Billy wants to do is dance. Initially facing opposition from society and his father, Billy's passion instead unites the community and changes his life in extraordinary ways. The original production with book and lyrics by Lee Hall and music by Tony, Grammy and Academy Award® winner Elton John was universally lauded, sweeping the Tony, Drama Desk and Olivier Awards for Best Musical. Billy Elliot the Musical will run from October 30, 2018 - January 6, 2019 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Scenes from Signature's SHAKESPEARE'S R&J
by Stage Tube - Feb 6, 2013

Signature Theatre teams up this winter with Artistic Associate Joe Calarco for a bold new production of Calarco's play Shakespeare's R&J. Presented as Signature's first-ever production in-the-round, with a revised script never before heard in North America, Calarco's modern-day drama melds the timeless power of Romeo and Juliet with an imaginative new coming-of-age tale. Check out the video teaser below!