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‘Crime + Punishment’ at Akropolis Performance Lab

Akropolis Performance Lab’s new adaptation of Dostoevsky's classic novel requires emotional stamina.

Marvelous Performances and Inventive Stage Magic Power ‘Howl’s Moving Castle’

Book-It Repertory Theatre premieres a musical version of Diana Wynne Jones's 1986 novel, adapted by Myra Platt and composed by Justin Huertas.

RainbowGore Cake, America’s Youngest Drag Superstar, Serves ‘Aurora Boulevard’

The 14-year-old drag queen and multi-hyphenate artist presents her first full-length show, co-starring her idol, Jackie Hell.

The Raw Power of ‘Coriolanus: Fight Like a Bitch’

Nike Imoru leads Rebel Kat's ferocious all-female production of this rarely done Shakespeare play of power and politics.

‘Happy, Happy, Happy’ at Macha Theatre Works

“Never pass up a chance to drink whiskey and swim naked!” Macha Theatre Works presents new play 'Happy, Happy, Happy' by Lisa Every and Jenn Ruzumna.

Cafe Nordo Gets Lost in the Future

Nordo's new dinner dreamscape 'Onērus' is less than delicious.

‘I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings’ at Book-It Repertory Theatre

Book-It's adaptation of Maya Angelou's memoir is a fine tribute to an incredible American legacy. 

‘Teh Internet is Serious Business’

Washington Ensemble Theatre doles out digital mob justice for the lulz.

Whiff of Inspiration

The methodic madness of James Elliott’s harmonic perfumes.

‘Starball’ Is a Stellar Adventure for a Weary World

John Kaufmann and Dan Dennis' lyrical and musical tour of the universe returns.

Into the Woods

A desperate search for a happy ending at Village Theatre

Last Stop on Lilac

Steamy, seamy ’60s Hollywood with playwright Kelleen Conway Blanchard and director Keira McDonald