These kids today, I tell ya. No respect for elders, no regard for their Jewish heritage. And their taste in music? Oy! Such is the steady refrain in "Spring Forward, Fall Back," Robert Brustein's…
It's fitting that D.C.'s Theater J launches its new season this month with a premiere by theater scholar-director-critic Robert Brustein. "Spring Forward, Fall Back" is billed as a partly…
The list of actors who owe much of their careers to playwright Neil Simon is long and impressive. Many of them were on hand here Sunday to honor Simon as he received the Kennedy Center's annual Mark…
Kids say the darndest things -- especially when they're precocious 10-year-olds narrating the misdeeds of an eerily dysfunctional household. Canadian playwright Morris Panych features one child's…
The ascension of Round House Theater among D.C.'s top-tier professional troupes is being officially recognized with its entry into the powerful League of Resident Theaters. Yet while the move might…
Steven Spielberg, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Dolly Parton, Smokey Robinson and conductor Zubin Mehta have been selected to receive this year's Kennedy Center Honors, the center said Wednesday.
You say your theater company got bumped from its performance space just 10 days before opening night? No problem. Simply move from the fountain you had booked to a public swimming pool across town.
Arena Stage has bumped two scheduled world-premiere musicals from its upcoming season after determining that more development time is needed for the projects.
The panacea for D.C.'s sizzling summertime has arrived at Arena Stage's Kreeger Theater, where enough electricity is being generated to keep the whole town cool. Source of all this power is the…
When Marion J. Caffey created a show called "Three Mo' Tenors," he had no idea that the African-American version of "The Three Tenors" would become such a touring staple. Buoyed by that success…