The upcoming season in D.C. is shaping up as a real tragedy -- a Greek tragedy. Three prominent Washington theaters are planning energetic new adaptations of Greek classics as part of a season…
Showbiz employers and impresarios are greeting with mixed reviews a new regulation from the Immigration and Naturalization Service aimed at expediting the processing of visas for foreign entertainers.
Woolly Mammoth Theater Co.'s intrepid pursuit of the fringes in theater has turned up "Andromeda Shack," a wacky comedy by David Bucci that is entertainingly cranked to the fullest in this…
Professional theater in D.C. was saluted last week during the 17th annual Helen Hayes Awards, which honored artists and productions from 11 different theater companies. Signature Theater's production…
The Kennedy Center has tapped Whoopi Goldberg to receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, its annual award to celebrate a top American comic. Kudos will be presented Oct. 15 at the center's…
A four-play series of new works commissioned by Arlington's Signature Theater debuts with "In the Garden," a nicely offbeat and irreverent piece by playwright Norman Allen that takes a swipe at…
An invigorating breeze of change has just blown wide the doors of the John F. Kennedy Center here, and it will soon be felt by audiences, performers, producers and arts managers. The agent of change…
A 15-week celebration of musicals by Stephen Sondheim will highlight the 2001-02 theater season at the Kennedy Center.
Another British invasion will occur here this spring when the Kennedy Center hosts a mammoth festival to showcase the arts of the United Kingdom.