BWW Review: IF I FORGET at Studio Theatre - Truly an Unforgettable Theatrical EventBWW Review: IF I FORGET at Studio Theatre - Truly an Unforgettable Theatrical Event
by Charles Shubow - Oct 4, 2018

When I read that Studio Theatre would be presenting playwright Steven Levenson's IF I FORGET I was very excited. Why? Levenson won a Tony Award for his great book for hit musical DEAR EVAN HANSEN. Then I read the play won the Drama Desk Award for Best Off-Broadway play at the Roundabout Theatre in New York (see their informative study guide). Then when I saw what the play was about I really got excited. (more...)

BWW Review: I Won't Soon Forget IF I FORGET at STUDIO THEATREBWW Review: I Won't Soon Forget IF I FORGET at STUDIO THEATRE
by Evann Normandin - Sep 19, 2018

I won't soon forget IF I FORGET. Director Matt Torney adroitly brings to life this incisive examination of modern Jewish life 'for the head and the heart.' Studio Theatre has chosen a local, illustrious playwright's work to kick off its 40th anniversary season: Steven Levenson, of the Tony Award winning Evan Hanson. (more...)

Timely Revival of THE CRUCIBLE Set to Open at The Olney Theatre CenterTimely Revival of THE CRUCIBLE Set to Open at The Olney Theatre Center
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2018

Olney Theatre Center brings Arthur Miller's The Crucible directed by Eleanor Holdridge (Fickle: A Fancy French Farce, Hay Fever, I and You) to the Mainstage April 18 - May 20, 2018. (more...)

James Reston Jr.'s Famous Historical Play GALILEO'S TORCH Comes to CastletonJames Reston Jr.'s Famous Historical Play GALILEO'S TORCH Comes to Castleton
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017

For three nights in July, internationally renowned author James Reston Jr.'s famous biography, Galileo: A Life, will be transformed for stage in Galileo's Torch, and featured at Castleton. (more...)

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Gregory LiningtonBWW Interview: Theatre Life with Gregory Linington
by Elliot Lanes - Jul 10, 2017

Today's subject, Gregory Linington, is currently living his theatre life onstage at Theater J playing Harry Hyman, the doctor with a big heart and strong attraction to one of his patients, in Arthur Miller's rarely produced Broken Glass. The production has been extended and now runs through July 16th. (more...)

Arthur Miller's BROKEN GLASS Extends at Theater JArthur Miller's BROKEN GLASS Extends at Theater J
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2017

In response to enthusiastic critical and audience reaction, Theater J is extending the run of its current production of Arthur Miller's Broken Glass by one week, to July 16.  (more...)

BWW Review: Theater J's Impactful BROKEN GLASSBWW Review: Theater J's Impactful BROKEN GLASS
by Benjamin Tomchik - Jun 22, 2017

How do we identify ourselves? What role does fear play in shaping our lives? Do we ever confuse what we see in the news with what is actually happening in our daily comings and goings? In an era when news, be it real or fake, is omnipresent, Theater J's timely, well-acted production of Broken Glass explores the most complex of issues... identify. (more...)

Arthur Miller's BROKEN GLASS to Play Theater J in JuneArthur Miller's BROKEN GLASS to Play Theater J in June
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

From June 14-July 9, Theater J is producing Broken Glass, one of the only plays by Arthur Miller to directly incorporate Jewish characters and history.   The most recent major production of this 1994 drama was in 2011 in London, where critics gave it strong reviews.  (more...)

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Susan LynskeyBWW Interview: Theatre Life with Susan Lynskey
by Elliot Lanes - Jan 30, 2017

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BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Eleanor HoldridgeBWW Interview: Theatre Life with Eleanor Holdridge
by Elliot Lanes - Dec 12, 2016

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BWW Review: CAROUSEL at Arena Stage - It's MagicalBWW Review: CAROUSEL at Arena Stage - It's Magical
by Charles Shubow - Nov 21, 2016

CAROUSEL features a superb cast, taut direction, and amazing dancing that packs a wallop.. (more...)

MARY POPPINS at Olney Theatre Center is Practically Perfect in Every WayMARY POPPINS at Olney Theatre Center is Practically Perfect in Every Way
by Charles Shubow - Nov 17, 2016

A superb cast, great voices, clever choreography, and magic combine to make a great night at the theater for the whole family. (more...)

Theater J Completes Casting for 2016-17 SeasonTheater J Completes Casting for 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

Theater J, the nation's largest and most prominent Jewish theater, announces full casting for the 2016-2017 season, the first season chosen by new Theater J Artistic Director Adam Immerwahr. (more...)

Theater J Completes Casting for 2016-17 SeasonTheater J Completes Casting for 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2016

Theater J, the nation's largest and most prominent Jewish theater, announces full casting for the 2016-2017 season, the first season chosen by new Theater J Artistic Director Adam Immerwahr. (more...)

BWW Review: AFTER THE WAR Premieres at Mosaic Theater CompanyBWW Review: AFTER THE WAR Premieres at Mosaic Theater Company
by Keith Tittermary - Mar 30, 2016

When playwright Motti Lerner wrote his controversial play The Admission, no one could have predicted the chain of events that would subsequently occur. From the production's workshop run at Theater J to Studio Theater, to the formation of Mosaic Theater Company, a lot has happened which now culminates in Lerner's latest play After The War, the penultimate production of Mosaic's Voices from a Changing Middle East Festival in their inaugural season.   (more...)

Mosaic Theater to Stage World Premiere of Motti Lerner's AFTER THE WARMosaic Theater to Stage World Premiere of Motti Lerner's AFTER THE WAR
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2016

Mosaic Theater Company of DC's Voices From a Changing Middle East Festival continues this month with the world premiere of Motti Lerner's powerful new family drama, AFTER THE WAR, under the direction of his longtime collaborator Sinai Peter. (more...)

Mosaic Theater to Stage World Premiere of Motti Lerner's AFTER THE WARMosaic Theater to Stage World Premiere of Motti Lerner's AFTER THE WAR
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2016

Mosaic Theater Company of DC's Voices From a Changing Middle East Festival continues this month with the world premiere of Motti Lerner's powerful new family drama, AFTER THE WAR, under the direction of his longtime collaborator Sinai Peter. (more...)

BWW Review: Studio's CHIMERICA is Big as a ContinentBWW Review: Studio's CHIMERICA is Big as a Continent
by Roger Catlin - Sep 15, 2015

Twenty-six years ago, the day after thousands of soldiers in China's so called People's Liberation Army cleared Tiananmen Square, killing what could have been thousands of students who had been protesting there, a lone man with plastic grocery bags stood in front of a line of advancing tanks there. (more...)

36 Stars Slated for Mosaic Theater's Inaugural Season36 Stars Slated for Mosaic Theater's Inaugural Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2015

Mosaic Theater Company of DC announces 36 actors so-far cast in the 2015-16 inaugural season: "The Case for Hope in a Polarized World." This far-reaching pool of locally and internationally acclaimed actors represents a commitment to telling the stories most pressing to our communities. These artists, over half of whom are actors of color, join Mosaic Theater Company in one of the most diversely cast seasons in Washington. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE TALE OF THE ALLERGIST'S WIFE at Theatre JBWW Reviews: THE TALE OF THE ALLERGIST'S WIFE at Theatre J
by Jamie McGonnigal - Jun 10, 2015

?Washington DC's Theater J wraps up their 2014-2015 season with Charles Busch's THE TALE OF THE ALLERGIST'S WIFE. (more...)

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