News: MD Theatre Guide Introduces New ‘Camps/Classes’ Section

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The Maryland Theatre Guide is proud to introduce a new section on our website called, “Camps/Classes.” You won’t find any math or soccer camps on our list; but, what you will find is the most comprehensive list of performing arts camps and classes available today. The list includes organizations or individuals that provide acting, music, […]

News: Ruby Griffith Award Winners 2013-2014

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The 2014 Ruby Griffith Award winners were announced on Sunday, July 13, 2014 during a ceremony held at Bretton Woods Recreation Center in Germantown, MD. The awards honor the best performances in community theatre in Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia. All Round Production Excellence 2nd Star Productions Hello, Dolly!   Outstanding Achievement in a Musical […]

Theatre Review: ‘I do! I do!’ at Infinity Theatre Company

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I do! I do! is a musical medley about marital bliss, marital strife, and marital longevity. Co-Producing Artistic Directors Alan and Anna Ostroff of Infinity Theatre Company create another wonderful production. Directed by Tina Marie Casamento and David Libby as Music Director, the original book and lyrics are by Tom Jones and music is by […]

Season Announcement: Adventure Theatre MTC’s 2014 – 2015 Season

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Join Adventure Theatre MTC on an unforgettable journey through the enchanting world of family classics. Led by Artistic Director Michael Bobbitt, the full 2014-15 season features five main stage productions, including three world premieres, renowned playwrights, a national tour and a classic two-act family musical. Our 63rd season opens with Stuart Little on Sept. 19, […]

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News: Bowie Community Theatre Presents ‘Sex Please We’re Sixty’

Sex Please We’re Sixty by Michael Parker and Susan Parker Mrs. Stancliffe’s Rose Cottage Bed & Breakfast has been successful for many years. Her guests (nearly all women) return year after year. Her next door neighbor, the elderly, silver-tongued, “Bud the Stud” Davis believes they come to spend time with him in romantic liaisons, and Mrs. Stancliffe reluctantly accepts […]

Theatre News: Oh What a Night! ‘Jersey Boys’ in Las Vegas is a Broadway Success Story’

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In the past few years many Broadway shows have tried their hand out in Las Vegas. Musicals such as Hairspray, Spamalot and Avenue Q that were hits in NY did not fare as well in the desert community. Jersey Boys, the Tony Award winning musical about the lives and times of Frankie Valli and the […]

News: ‘The Goddess Diaries’ Celebrating 3rd Year at Capital Fringe

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The Goddess Diaries, created by Carol Campbell, is a series of true-life monologues. It is celebrating its third year at the Capital Fringe Festival in July. The Diaries stays current by drawing on women’s stories reflecting today’s critical issues, yet also infuses humor found in the everyday world of women. ~ Friday, July 11, 6:30-8:00pm ~ Sunday, […]

News: Announcement of Recipients of the 15th Annual Cappies at The Kennedy Center

Publisher of the MD Theatre Guide, Mark Beachy, was an awards presenter at the 15th Annual Cappies Gala at The Kennedy Center.  Photo by FCPS.

On Sunday, June 8,  in the Concert Hall of The John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, in Washington, DC, the announcement of the recipients of the 15th Annual Cappies took place at 7PM.  If that date sounds familiar, that is because the gala was held the evening of the Tony Awards.   For the 2nd year in […]

Theatre News: Theater J Announces 2014-2015 Season of ‘Epic Expressions’

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Theater J announces its 2014-2015 season of Epic Expressions, an ambitious line-up of socially relevant drama and cultural celebration. Featuring a broad-canvass collection of big plays, big casts and big ideas, the season will offer six life-changing journeys intertwining the political, the personal, the poignant and the provocative. With a blend of searing drama, acid hilarity […]

News: MD Theatre Guide Now Offers Discount Tickets

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MD Theatre has teamed up with Goldstar to offer its loyal readers half-price, discount tickets to shows in Baltimore, DC, and NY. Click HERE to find tickets in Baltimore. Click HERE to find tickets in DC. If you are visiting NY, visit the NY Theatre Guide’s ticket page HERE to order Goldstar tickets. About Goldstar […]

Theatre News: Actor Frank Britton to Return for Final Week of Performances of ‘The Last Days of Judas Iscariot’ after Brutal Attack

L-R Thony Mena, Frank Britton and Maboud Ebrahimzadeh on ground. Photo by Melissa Blackhall Photography.

On May 26th 2014 four lowlife thugs beat up actor Frank Britton on his way home from the opening night party of Forum Theatre’s The Last Days of Judas Iscariot as he hailed a cab in Silver Spring MD. Through surgery and a recovery period, Frank stayed optimistic that he would return to the show. We are happy […]

Theatre News: Winners of the 68th Annual Tony Awards Announced

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The 68th Annual Tony Awards were presented on June 8th 2014 at Radio City Music Hall with the show being telecast on CBS. What follows are a list of the nominees and winners as well as a final award tally for each show.   Best Musical *A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder Producers: Joey […]

News: Twin Beach Players Announces Winners of 9th Annual Kids Playwriting Festival

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Twin Beach Players is proud to present the 9th Annual Kids Playwriting Festival – August 1-3 & August 8-10, 2014. Plays written, directed, and performed by kids! Children from all over Maryland submitted their plays for judging by a panel of professional theater folk, including myself. Six winners were selected and their plays will be professionally produced. All […]