Some 56 artists will descend on D.C. this week for "August Wilson's 20th Century," the Kennedy Center's five-week, $3.5 million tribute to the late writer.
Arena Stage has broken ground for a $125 million renovation project that will transform its aging complex on the D.C. waterfront into a sleek, functional modern facility. Scheduled for completion in…
The Signature Theater has completed casting for its upcoming celebration of the works of Kander & Ebb this spring.
The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. will showcase the culture of Japan in a fest that runs Feb. 5-17.
The inventive perspectives on life brought to the stage by contemporary Irish playwrights continue to define the terrain occupied by 3-year-old D.C. theater troupe Solas Nua.
Shakespeare wrote "Macbeth" as a supernatural thriller, so according to Teller, the single-monikered silent half of magician duo Penn & Teller, it should be presented as violently as any modern-day…
This charming little pop musical about adolescent innocence comes from two experts on the subject -- a pair of twentysomethings from the D.C. area in their first theatrical collaboration.
Rialto vet Will Chase has signed for the role of the young radical Valentin in upcoming production of "Kiss of the Spider Woman" at the Signature Theater in Arlington, Va. He joins Hunter Foster and…
The Signature Theater has added Hunter Foster to the cast of its upcoming revival of John Kander and Fred Ebb's musical "Kiss of the Spider Woman," part of a K&E festival to play here in the spring…
Signature Theater has inked Tony winner George Hearn to star opposite Chita Rivera in its upcoming production of John Kander and Fred Ebb's musical "The Visit," part of a Kander & Ebb festival to…
The National Endowment for the Arts will launch an initiative to support the development and production of new plays, to be administered by D.C.'s Arena Stage.