News: Signature Theatre to Honor Legendary Playwright and Director James Lapine With The 2015 Stephen Sondheim Award

James Lapine

On March 30, 2015, Virginia’s Tony Award®-winning Signature Theatre will honor the multiple Tony Award®-winning Broadway playwright and director James Lapine with the company’s sixth Stephen Sondheim Award. The award, established in 2009 in honor of America’s most influential musical theatre writer and composer, will be presented at a black-tie Gala Benefit at the Embassy […]

News: An Interview with Native Run’s Rachel Beauregard

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Introducing Rachel Beauregard of Nashville’s pop-country band, Native Run. From the moment Native Run first began performing within the intimate settings of friends’ and families’ living rooms in housewarming gigs, I knew in my heart and soul that Rachel and band mate Bryan Dawley had something truly sparkling special to offer to the world that […]

News: Wolf Pack Theatre Brings New Life to the Holiday Classic, ‘A Christmas Carol’


Wolf Pack Theatre Brings New Life to a Holiday Classic A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens, Adapted by William Leary Five Performances: December 6, 7, 12, 13 & 14 at 8:00 pm St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Riverdale, MD Wolf Pack Theatre Company presents a modern twist on a holiday favorite; Charles Dickens’ A […]

News: Updated MD Theatre Guide Mobile App Released on Android and Featured in Google Play Store


The MD Theatre Guide is pleased to announce that the updated MD Theatre Guide mobile app has just been released on Android and is featured in the Google Play Store exposing the MD Theatre Guide to millions of potential readers. 46% of the US population owns a smartphone (source: Go Globe) and so the MD […]

News: ‘Zombie: The American Appetizer’ as part of the Appetizers Series at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company

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Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company has chosen to build on its previous Connectivity initiative by devising yet another innovative way to reach out to its community. Still in its development stage, Woolly Mammoth’s inaugural Appetizers series is intended as a bridge between community members and Woolly Mammoth’s upcoming theatre season. The new difference; all of the […]

News: For Composer Gary William Friedman, Light Still Sings all Over This World

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Click on the various links to hear some of the varied and wonderful musical stylings of Gary William Friedman. Composer, Arranger and Orchestrator Gary William Friedman is probably best known for a musical that premiered off-Broadway in 1970. It was called The Me Nobody Knows. Friedman wrote the show with lyricist Will Holt with additional […]

News: Memorial Players presents ‘Arcadia’ by Tom Stoppard


Arcadia is a 1993 play by Tom Stoppard concerning the relationship between past and present, order and disorder, certainty and uncertainty. Winner of the 1995 Tony Award for Best Play, Stoppard is considered one of the most significant contemporary playwrights in the English language. About Arcadia Set alternately in the early 19th century and contemporary times, the play […]

News: The Highwood Theatre Presents ‘No Exit’


The Highwood Theatre presents No Exit Highwood’s first professional production of the 2014­-2015 season Six Performances: October 30, November 1, 7 & 8 at 7:30 pm; November 2 & 9 at 2:00 pm at The Highwood Theatre in Downtown Silver Spring Your Theatre, a division of The Highwood Theatre, presents the existential classic No Exit […]

News: A Touching and Fitting Tribute for Actress Tana Hicken

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This past Monday evening, in the Studio Theatre’s Metheny space, members of the DC theatre community came together, to remember one of our finest actresses. Tana Hicken passed away at age 70 on August 17th from a rare autoimmune disorder. In her distinguished career she performed in a staggering 156 productions playing everything from Shakespeare […]