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Washington DC by Susan Berlin

2015-2016 Theatre Season in Washington, D.C.

Arena Stage | Center Stage | Everyman Theatre | Folger Theatre | Ford's Theatre | Hippodrome | John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts | Keegan Theatre | MetroStage | Mosaic Theater Company of DC | National Theatre | Olney Theatre Center for the Arts | Rep Stage | Round House Theatre | Shakespeare Theatre Company | Signature Theatre | Studio Theatre | Synetic Theater | Theater J | Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company |

Arena Stage
Mead Center for American Theater, Sixth and Maine Ave.
202-488-3300

Dear Evan Hansen
July 9, 2015 - August 23, 2015
Kreeger Theater

Destiny of Desire
September 11, 2015 - October 18, 2015
Kreeger Theater (Women's Voices Theater Festival)

Erma Bombeck: At Wit's End
October 17, 2015 - November 8, 2015
Arlene and Robert Kogod Cradle

Oliver!
October 30, 2015 - January 3, 2016
Fichandler Stage

Akeelah and the Bee
November 13, 2015 - December 27, 2015
Kreeger Theater

Sweat
January 15, 2016 - February 21, 2016
Kreeger Theater

The City of Conversation
January 29, 2016 - March 6, 2016
Fichandler Stage

The Lion
February 26, 2016 - April 3, 2016
Arlene and Robert Kogod Cradle

All the Way
April 1, 2016 - May 8, 2016
Fichandler Stage

Disgraced
April 22, 2016 - May 29, 2016
Kreeger Theater

Center Stage
700 N. Calvert St., Baltimore MD
410-332-0033

Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice
September 11, 2015 - October 11, 2015

The Secret Garden
October 30, 2015 - November 29, 2015

X's and O's (A Football Love Story)
November 13, 2015 - December 20, 2015

As You Like It
January 15, 2016 - February 14, 2016

The Night Watcher
April 8, 2016 - May 8, 2016


Everyman Theatre
315 W. Fayette St., Baltimore MD
410-752-2208

An Inspector Calls
September 9, 2015 - October 11, 2015

Fences
October 21, 2015 - November 22, 2015

Outside Mullingar
December 9, 2015 - January 10, 2016

Under the Skin
January 20, 2016 - February 21, 2016

The Great American Rep: Death of a Salesman and A Streetcar Named Desire
April 6, 2016 - June 10, 2016

Folger Theatre
201 E. Capitol St. SE, Washington DC
202-544-7077

Pericles
Oregon Shakespeare Festival production
November 13, 2015 - December 20, 2015

A Midsummer Night's Dream
January 26, 2016 - March 6, 2016

District Merchants
A variation on The Merchant of Venice
May 31, 2016 - July 3, 2016


Ford's Theatre
202-347-4833

The Guard
September 25, 2015 - October 18, 2015
Women's Voices Theater Festival)

A Christmas Carol
November 19, 2015 - December 31, 2015

The Glass Menagerie
January 22, 2016 - February 21, 2016

110 in the Shade
March 11, 2016 - May 14, 2016

Hippodrome
France-Merrick Performing Arts Center, 12 N. Eutaw St., Baltimore MD
800-982-2787

Kinky Boots
September 29, 2015 - October 4, 2015

The Book of Mormon
November 3, 2015 - November 15, 2015

The Sound of Music
December 8, 2015 - December 13, 2015

The Phantom of the Opera
January 27, 2016 - February 7, 2016

Motown the Musical
March 8, 2016 - March 13, 2016

The Illusionists
March 29, 2016 - April 3, 2016

Cabaret
April 26, 2016 - May 1, 2016

Disney's Beauty and the Beast
May 10, 2016 - 15, 2016

Love Letters
June 7, 2016 - 12, 2016

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
2700 F St. NW, Washington DC
800-444-1324 or 202-467-4600

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical
October 6, 2015 - October 25, 2016
Opera House

Barbara Cook's Spotlight: Terri White
October 16, 2015
Terrace Theater

Antigone (with Juliette Binoche)
October 22, 2015 - October 25, 2015
Eisenhower Theater

Barbara Cook's Spotlight: Randy Graff
October 30, 2015
Terrace Theater

Barbara Cook's Spotlight: Michele Lee: Nobody Does It Like Me, The Music of Cy Coleman
November 6, 2015
Terrace Theater

Barbara Cook's Spotlight: John Lloyd Young
November 20, 2015
Terrace Theater

Matilda the Musical
December 15, 2015 - January 10, 2016
Opera House

A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder
January 13, 2016 - January 30, 2016
Eisenhower Theater

Lost in the Stars
February 12, 2016 - February 20, 2016
Eisenhower Theater
Part of the Washington National Opera season

Barbara Cook's Spotlight: Frances Ruffelle
March 25, 2016
Terrace Theater

Kinky Boots
June 14, 2016 - July 10, 2016
Opera House

The Bridges of Madison County
June 28, 2016 - July 17, 2016
Eisenhower Theater

The Phantom of the Opera
July 13, 2016 - August 20, 2016
Opera House

Keegan Theatre

Dogfight
August/September, 2015

The Magic Tree
October/November, 2015

The Dealer of Ballynafeigh
October/November, 2015

An Irish Carol
December 2015

Picasso at the Lapin Agile
January/February 2016

American Idiot
March/April 2016

Annapurna
April/May 2016

Next to Normal
June/July 2016

The Lonesome West
August 2016

MetroStage
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria, VA
703-548-9044

The Island
Remounted production
July 10, 2015 - August 2, 2015

Mosaic Theater Company of DC
1333 H St NE, Washington, DC 20002
202-399-7993

Unexplored Interior (This is Rwanda: The Beginning and the End of the Earth)
October 29, 2015 - November 29, 2015
Atlas Performing Arts Center
Lang Theater

The Gospel of LovingKindness
December 9, 2015 - January 3, 2016
Atlas Performing Arts Center
Lab II

Voices from a Changing Middle East Festival: The War Comes Home
January - April 2016

Wrestling Jerusalem
January 6, 2016 - January 24, 2016
Atlas Performing Arts Center
Lang Theater

I Shall Not Hate
January 23, 2016 - February 14, 2016
Atlas Performing Arts Center
Sprenger Theater

Eretz Chadasha: The Promised Land
February 16, 2016 - February 28, 2016
at Woolly Mammoth Theater Company's Rehearsal Hall
February 29 - March 6 on tour at area universities

After the War
March 24, 2016 - April 17, 2016
Atlas Performing Arts Center
Lang Theater

Hkeelee (Talk to Me)
April 30, 2016 - May 1, 2016
Kogod Cradle
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater

When January Feels Like Summer
May 19, 2016 - June 12, 2016
Atlas Performing Arts Center
Lang Theater

National Theatre
1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington DC
202-628-6161

Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella
November 18, 2015 - November 29, 2015

Motown the Musical
December 1, 2015 - January 3, 2016

Annie
March 15, 2016 - March 20, 2016

Jersey Boys
April 6, 2016 - April 24, 2016

The Wizard of Oz
May 3, 2016 - May 15, 2016

Olney Theatre Center for the Arts
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney MD
301-924-3400

Hay Fever
September 2, 2015 - September 27, 2015
Mainstage

Bad Dog
September 30, 2015 - October 25, 2015
Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab
Women's Voices Theater Festival

Guys and Dolls
November 11, 2015 - December 27, 2015
Mainstage

A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas
November 27, 2015 - December 27, 2015
Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab

Carmen: An Afro-Cuban Jazz Musical
February 11, 2016 - March 6, 2016
Mainstage

Marjorie Prime
March 11, 2016 - April 10, 2016
Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab

Dial "M" for Murder
April 6, 2016 - May 1, 2016
Mainstage

Bakersfield Mist
May 13, 2016 - June 12, 2016
Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab

Evita
June 23, 2016 - July 24, 2016
Mainstage

The Pirates of Penzance / The Mikado
In rotating repertory
The Hypocrites
July 14, 2016 - August 21, 2016
Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab

Twelfth Night
July 28, 2016 - August 14, 2016
Root Family Stage

Rep Stage
10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia MD
410-772-4900

The Baltimore Waltz
August 26, 2015 -September 13, 2015
Studio Theatre

Technicolor Life
October 21, 2015 - November 8, 2015
Smith Theatre
Women's Voices Theater Festival

The Antigone Project: A Play in 5 Parts
February 17, 2016 - March 6, 2016
Studio Theatre

Hunting and Gathering
April 6, 2016 - April 24, 2016
Studio Theatre

Round House Theatre
4545 East-West Highway, Bethesda MD
240-564-1100

Ironbound
September 9, 2015 - October 4, 2015
Women's Voices Theater Festival

The Night Alive
October 21, 2015 - November 15, 2015

Stage Kiss
December 2, 2015 - December 27, 2015

Father Comes Home from the Wars (Parts 1 2 & 3)
January 27, 2016 - February 21, 2016

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
March 30, 2016 - April 24, 2016

The Who & The What
May 25, 2016 - June 19, 2016

Shakespeare Theatre Company

A Midsummer Night's Dream
Free for All
September 1, 2015 — September 13, 2015

Salomé, adapted and directed by Yaël Farber (Women's Voices Theater Festival)
October 6, 2015 — November 08, 2015

Kiss Me, Kate
November 17, 2015 — January 3, 2016

The Critic/The Real Inspector Hound
January 5, 2016 — February 14, 2015

Othello
February 23, 2016 — March 27, 2016

1984
March 8, 2016 — April 10, 2016

The Taming of the Shrew
May 17, 2016 — June 26, 2016

Signature Theatre
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington VA
703-820-9771 or 800-955-5566

The Fix
August 11, 2015 - September 20, 2015
MAX Theatre

Cake Off
September 29, 2015 - November 22, 2015
ARK Theatre (Women's Voices Theater Festival)

Girlstar
October 13, 2015 - November 15, 2015
MAX Theatre

West Side Story
December 8, 2015 - January 24, 2016
MAX Theatre

Road Show
February 9, 2016 - March 13, 2016
MAX Theatre

The Flick
March 1, 2016 - April 17, 2016
ARK Theatre

The Mystery of Love & Sex
April 5, 2016 - May 8, 2016
MAX Theatre

La Cage aux Folles
May 31, 2016 - July 10, 2016
MAX Theatre

Studio Theatre
1501 14th St. NW, Washington DC
202-332-3300

Chimerica
Begins September 9, 2015
Main Series

Animal (Women's Voices Theater Festival)
Begins September 30, 2015 Studio X

The Apple Family Cycle: Sorry and Regular Singing
Rotating repertory
Begins October 28, 2015
Main Series

Bad Jews
Begins December 2, 2015
Special remount

Between Riverside and Crazy
Begins January 13, 2016
Main Series

Constellations
Begins February 10, 2016
Studio X

Moment
Begins March 16, 2016
Main Series

Hedda Gabler
Begins May 11, 2016
Main Series

Synetic Theater
1800 S. Bell St., Arlington VA
866-811-4111

Alice in Wonderland
September 30, 2015 - November 8, 2015

As You Like It
December 9, 2015 - January 17, 2016

Romeo and Juliet
February 17, 2016 - March 27, 2016

The Man in the Iron Mask
May 11, 2016 - June 19, 2016

Twelfth Night
July 13, 2016 - August 7, 2016

Theater J
D.C. Jewish Community Center, 1529 16th St. NW, Washington DC
202-777-3210

Queens Girl in the World
September 16, 2015 - October 11, 2015
Women's Voices Theater Festival

Sons of the Prophet
November 18, 2015 - December 20, 2015

Stars of David: Story to Song
December 22, 2015 - December 27, 2015

The Sisters Rosensweig
January 13, 2016 - February 21, 2016

Falling Out of Time
March 17, 2016 - April 17, 2016

The Body of an America
April 27, 2016 - May 29, 2016

Another Way Home
June 23, 2016 - July 24, 2016

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
641 D St. NW, Washington DC
202-393-3939

Women Laughing Alone with Salad
September 7, 2015 - October 4, 2015
Women's Voices Theatre Festival

Winners and Losers
October 26, 2015 - November 22, 2015

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind
Created and performed by the Chicago Neo-Futurists
December 7, 2015 - January 3, 2016

Guards at the Taj
February 1, 2016 - February 28, 2016

The Nether
April 4, 2016 - May 1, 2016

An Octoroon
May 30, 2016 - June 26, 2016


Please note that dates may change unexpectedly - always check with the theater before making plans.


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