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Freaky Friday - 2016 - Washington, DC (Regional)

When an overworked mother and her teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things right again before mom's big wedding. FREAKY FRIDAY, a new musical comedy based on the celebrated novel by Mary Rodgers and hit Disney films, is a hilarious, contemporary update of an American classic in which a mother and daughter really see what it is to be a family and experience first-hand each other's lives, if only for a day.


Signature Theatre [MAX Theatre]

(Arlington, VA)
4200 Campbell Avenue
Arlington, VA 22206

Freaky Friday Washington, DC (Regional) Cast


by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 5, 2020
Milwaukee Rep will welcome audiences back to its theaters that are socially distanced and revamped for the safety of everyone with a special 45th anniversary production of Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol starring Lee E. Ernst in the Quadracci Powerhouse December 1 a?" 24, 2020. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2020
Signature Theatre has announced the new cinematic concert Signature Vinyl. This fully-produced, professionally filmed experience features 26 local singers and musicians, and was safely filmed at several outdoor locations across the DC area.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 13, 2020
'Legally Blonde: The Musical on MTV brought viewers the smash hit from the Great White Way along with backstage access and insight into what it takes to get the curtain up each night. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2020
The Garden Theatre at The Eagle will present an open air production of Next Thing You Know featuring a book Ryan Cunningham, music and Lyrics by Joshua Salzman, and directed by Robert McWhir. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2020
Signature Theatre's cinematic concert Signature Vinyl is now available for streaming. This fully-produced, 80 minute professionally filmed experience features 26 local singers and musicians, and was safely filmed at several outdoor locations across the DC area.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 4, 2020
Join The Des Moines Playhouse for the 2020 Dionysos Awards at 7:00 PM on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020. This year's awards are virtual, with a video available on The Playhouse's website, YouTube channel, and Facebook page.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 29, 2020
Learn about the cast of the hit Disney Plus Series, find out when it's coming back & more!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 25, 2020
ArtsBridge Foundation today announced the 24 Georgia high schools chosen to compete in the 13th Annual Georgia High School Musical Theatre Awards.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 21, 2020
BroadwayWorld put together a list of all the live action musicals you can stream on Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max, BroadwayHD, and Disney Plus. Are you looking for something to get your mind off… all of this? So are we. Because everyone needs some escape,
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 19, 2020
Milwaukee Rep is pleased to present two full productions of Christmas Carol available to stream this holiday season.  First, from the video vault comes a never-before-seen recording of Mark Clements' 2016 classic adaptation of A Christmas Carol from the historic Pabst Theater.  This production is available to view for free December 1 – 24, 2020 as a gift to theater lovers worldwide.  Just register at to receive a free link.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2020
Autumn Hurlbert, Emily Borromeo, Dennis Stowe, and more star in livestream of Buffy the Vampire Slayer's 'Once More With Feeling' from the Famous in NY video archive. 
by Stephi Wild - Nov 16, 2020
 The Des Moines Community Playhouse held the 2020 Dionysos Awards, virtually, on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020. The theatre honored eight backstage, guest services, and education volunteers, and announced eight acting awards. The evening began with a number from the theatre's Celebration of the Century, held on Nov. 2, 2019, and concluded with a song from 2018 Dionysos Award double-recipient, Blake Clyde.
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2021
After she revealed how much she loves Steve Martin and that she watched Planes, Trains & Automobiles repeatedly as a kid, she perfectly recited his entire F**K monologue from the rental car scene.
by Stage Tube - May 29, 2021
After she revealed how much she loves Steve Martin and that she watched Planes, Trains & Automobiles repeatedly as a kid, she perfectly recited his entire F**K monologue from the rental car scene.
by Alan Henry - May 18, 2021
BroadwayWorld has learned details of Paper Mill's upcoming 2021-2022 season. Productions set include Jason Robert Brown's SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, a production titled 'A Jolly Holiday' in partnership with Disney on Broadway, CLUE - the 1997 off-Broadway Peter DePietro musical based on the popular Hasbro board game, the long awaited THE WANDERER based on the life and music of Dion, and the Broadway smash-hit SISTER ACT.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 3, 2021
Laura Heywood and producer Susan Vargo (The SpongeBob Musical) have launched Applause Shop, an online marketplace designed to help theatre artists make ends meet, find joyful new homes for Broadway merchandise and memorabilia, and contribute to arts and social issues charities through financial support.
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Mar 19, 2021
Watch as Richard chats with Disney on Broadway favorites Ashley Brown, Michael James Scott, Kissy Simmons and Josh Strickland, who will all appear in 'The Music of Disney on Broadway'- a live, theatrical concert at Orlando's Dr. Phillips Center's Frontyard Festival this Saturday and Sunday, March 20 and 21.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 18, 2021
CCAE Theatricals will present a showcase of some of the area's brightest Rising Stars to audiences for the first time in Escondido!
by Stage Tube - Mar 15, 2021
Following its debut in last night’s 2021 GRAMMY Show, The Walt Disney Company has released the sneak peek plus three additional still images from its all-new live-action feature film “Cruella,” starring Academy Award®-winners Emma Stone and Emma Thompson, directed by Craig Gillespie. The film will be released on Friday, May 28.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 11, 2021
Adding to its growing portfolio of self-produced, original programming, Dr. Phillips Center will present a live, theatrical concert starring some of Broadway's brightest stars performing hits from Disney's biggest Broadway shows. 
by Student Blogger: Kat Mokrynski - Mar 10, 2021
The Queen’s Gambit has been one of my favorite shows of 2021. And after watching it, I can safely say that Beth Harmon is not the type of character who would sing out her feelings. She’s introverted, a young girl dealing with mental health issues in the harsh spotlight of the chess world.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2021
Host Patrick Pacheco talks with Ken Cerniglia, one of theater's top dramaturgs, about the art and craft of dramaturgy on this episode of “THEATER: All the Moving Parts”, premiering June 18 at 9:30PM on CUNY TV and streaming starting June 21.   
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2021
The Media Theatre has openings for its summer teen camp production of “Freaky Friday: The Musical”. Every summer, the theatre offers a professional performance opportunity to teens in the Delaware County area.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2021
Jennafer Newberry and Alexander Mendoza will release 'Over the Beautiful City,' a duet of 'Over the Rainbow' from The Wizard of Oz and 'Beautiful City' from Godspell, on Friday June 11, the proceeds from which are being donated to The Trevor Project and One Pulse Foundation.
by Student Blogger: Leah Packer - Jan 5, 2021
Olivia Reed has been able to embrace it all, growing as a person and as an actor every day.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jan 4, 2021
Check out the newest theater names that are now available for video shoutouts and more on Stage Door!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2021
SCERA Center for the Arts is mounting Disney’s “Freaky Friday: The Musical” which will begin – of course – on a Friday. Playing February 5-20, the hilarious and surprisingly heartfelt show highlights a musical score by Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey, a duo that shares a Pulitzer Prize for their musical talents.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 9, 2021
Due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) concerns surrounding mass gatherings and in order to produce their productions well, safely, responsibly, and feasibly, Elm Street Cultural Arts Village has announced additional updates to their scheduled programming.
by Tyler Hinton - Feb 8, 2021
FREAKY FRIDAY, presented by the SCERA’s nationally award-winning high school performing team, Acting Up!, is a cut above the average high school performance. It is a vivacious, thoroughly enjoyable production on any level.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 22, 2021
Australia-based theatrical producing powerhouse Michael Cassel Group is expanding its global footprint into the United States with its first New York City-based hire. Jane Abramson will serve as the company’s new Head of Creative Development. Abramson will report to Head of Production Todd Lacy.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 22, 2021
Jane Abramson will join Michael Cassel Group, one of the world's leading theatre producers, as Head of Creative Development, the company's first appointment based in New York City.
by Stage Tube - Feb 17, 2021
Academy Award® winner Emma Stone (“La La Land”) stars in Disney’s “Cruella,” an all-new live-action feature film about the rebellious early days of one of cinemas most notorious – and notoriously fashionable – villains.
by Student Blogger: Bryce Romleski - Feb 17, 2021
So, if you’ve been feeling down and need that extra push--or song--to help you through your blues, here are some of my personal, favorite, go-to pieces of music that will immediately make you feel like you just said goodbye to your favorite show.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 16, 2021
Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly Piano Bar Live! streams this Tuesday, February 16th at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino and guests Sally Darling, Kenny Davidsen and Jamie McRae, plus Mystery Guests and MORE!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2020
The Playhouse will help ring in the new year with Party in a Box. The Playhouse Party in a Box has all the elements for fun: beverages, snacks, and noisemakers with options for families and for grown-ups. Party in a Box also includes entertainment with an on-demand concert available for viewing whenever your celebration takes place.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 4, 2020
The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center has announced the new line-up of its new global series, SEGAL TALKS. Since the beginning in March the series featured over 100 talks with 150 artists from 50 countries.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 10, 2020
Lythgoe Family Panto (LFP), presents a virtual at home sing-along concert CAROLS FOR KIDS, benefiting Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), and featuring stars from a decade of Lythgoe Family productions.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 10, 2020
The brand new production stars renowned actor Lee E. Ernst, and features an original soundscape by foley artist Dan Kazemi and direction by Mark Clements. Audiences around the world can enjoy Milwaukee's favorite holiday tradition from the comfort of home for $20 per household.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 7, 2021
Master Teacher Richard Lawson will be joined by casting director Marci Liroff on Saturday, April 10th as part of The Richard Lawson Studios Self Tape Master Class series. Twenty actors will be given the opportunity to have their self-tape auditions assessed and redirected by Mr. Lawson and Ms. Liroff. Classes take place Saturday mornings at 10 AM PST via Zoom.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 4, 2021
BroadwayWorld has made a list of the best musicals and shows that you can watch from the comfort of your couch! Whether it's Netflix, Hulu, Disney+ or BroadwayHD, we have got you covered with all the must-watch titles! 
by Stephi Wild - Apr 30, 2021
Tony nominee Montego Glover (Memphis, Les Miz, Hamilton) and Broadway's Quentin Earl Darrington (Ragtime, Once On This Island, MJ the Musical) open the World Premiere live outdoor staged performance and simulcast of Beyond the Veil, an original ghost thriller by Steve Wargo.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 27, 2021
Imagination rules and teamwork triumphs in 'Disney's Magic Bake-Off,' as three teams of two race against the clock to design a Disney-inspired cake utilizing Tastemade's signature recipe videos and an enchanted pantry filled with a wonderful world of ingredients and surprises.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 23, 2021
Starkville High School and International Thespian Troupe 1180 presents Freaky Friday, with special arrangement with Music Theatre International.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 19, 2021
In a special online presentation, ArtsBridge Foundation today announced the nominees for the 13th Annual Georgia High School Musical Theatre Awards, with winners to be unveiled in a virtual awards event on May 20.