Contemporary Irish theater is the single entree menu served by Solas Nua, a D.C.-based troupe in its second season that performs at arts incubator Flashpoint and other venues. (One of those venues…
Arena Stage is sitting pretty among local theaters after receiving 27 nominations from judges of the Helen Hayes Awards, D.C.'s recognition of excellence on the professional stage.
It was a frantic dash to the finish, but the carpenters have departed and the Signature Theater is settling into its space with a downright spunky production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's…
D.C. power brokers beware: The Bard is the king in the nation's capital. Well, for the next six months anyway. That's the span of an unprecedented festival called "Shakespeare in Washington" that is…
For 13 years, Signature Theater subscribers were unsure if they were queuing for theater tickets or an oil change: The Arlington, Va. theater was housed in a converted auto repair garage with…
Kennedy Center prexy Michael Kaiser has precisely five years left on his contract, making this a good time to examine his remaining agenda:
Arena Stage has raised more than $100 million toward a capital fund-raising campaign for a dramatic expansion of the org's facility on the D.C. waterfront.
Continued staffing cutbacks at NBC have claimed the only full-time broadcast entertainment reporter and arts critic in the nation's capital. Arch Campbell, who for the past 32 years has covered…
Here's a curious theatrical recipe you could try: Start with one single, middle-aged, work-at-home mom who's a professional dominatrix. Add an annoying obsessive-compulsive cleaning lady, an elderly…
George Farquhar's 1707 Restoration comedy "The Beaux' Stratagem" was an instant classic that ridiculed rogues, women, the ministry and the French. Long deemed inaccessible to U.S. auds, the play is…
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