Photo Flash: First Look at Factory 449's LELA & CO., Featuring Felicia CurryPhoto Flash: First Look at Factory 449's LELA & CO., Featuring Felicia Curry
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

On Saturday September 16, 2017, Factory 449, a Helen Hayes Award-winning theatre company in residence at Anacostia Arts Center, opened the East Coast premiere of 'Lela & Co.' by Cordelia Lynn. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production, which runs through October 1st, below! (more...)

Helen Hayes Award-Winning Factory 449 presents LELA & CO.Helen Hayes Award-Winning Factory 449 presents LELA & CO.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Playwright Cordelia Lynn's is well aware of the intense, yet important journey examined in LELA & CO. "I knew that the play could be horrifying and shocking and upsetting - and all those things you can get out of visual violence, without actually showing it," says Lynn. "I want the audience to leave and think there are things happening that I don't see -- maybe because I don't want to see". (more...)

Factory 449 Stages CLOSET LAND, Now thru 5/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2015

Factory 449: a theatre collective, coming off four 2015 Helen Hayes Award nominations for its production of Jessica Dickey's The Amish Project, presents CLOSET LAND by Radha Bharadwaj (Basil). Directed by Helen Hayes Award-winner Rick Hammerly and featuring Factory 449 Company Members Sara Barker and David Lamont Wilson, CLOSET LAND performs tonight, April 17 to May 10, 2015 at Anacostia Arts Center (1231 Good Hope Road, SE). (more...)

Factory 449 to Stage CLOSET LAND, 4/17-5/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2015

Factory 449: a theatre collective, coming off four 2015 Helen Hayes Award nominations for its production of Jessica Dickey's The Amish Project, presents CLOSET LAND by Radha Bharadwaj (Basil). Directed by Helen Hayes Award-winner Rick Hammerly and featuring Factory 449 Company Members Sara Barker and David Lamont Wilson, CLOSET LAND performs April 17 to May 10, 2015 at Anacostia Arts Center (1231 Good Hope Road, SE). (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE DEVIL IN HIS OWN WORDS
by Pamela Roberts - Sep 14, 2014

Words are indeed the star of this production as much as the Devil himself in Marcus Kyd's ambitious The Devil in His Own Words stitched together from more than 30 literary works ranging from the Quran to the Book of Revelations, from Twain to Bulgakov to C.S. Lewis. Like a patchwork, the pieces contrast vividly in tone, pace and intensity, highlighting Kyd's artistic range and strength. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Taffety Punk Presents Innovative OXYGEN
by Jennifer Perry - Apr 7, 2013

This show is worth a look for the adventurous DC theatregoer. One has to admire Taffety Punk's ambition. (more...)