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‘Die Fledermaus’ at Maryland Opera Studio at Clarice Smith for the Performing Arts

Maryland Opera Studio revels in the ridiculous with Strauss’s oft-performed comic opera Die Fledermaus. Director Nick Olcott exploits its absurdities to the hilt. He also translated the spoken dialogue into English, though all songs are still sung in German with surtitles. Johann Strauss II wrote the music with a libretto by Karl Haffner and Richard […]

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McLean Community Players’ ‘Perfect Wedding’ Opens April 25th

Perfect Wedding— McLean Community Players Presents: this British Farce/Romantic Comedy April–May, 2014, in McLean’s Alden Theatre The McLean Community Players (MCP) present the area premiere of British playwright Robin Hawdon’s Perfect Wedding, opening April 25, 2014, in McLean’s Alden Theatre. Veteran director Carol Strachan leads a talented cast and crew for this show, which has […]

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City of Fairfax Theatre Company Hosts Mini Workshops and Registration May 6th For Summer Drama Camp

City of Fairfax Theatre Company Hosts Mini Workshops and Registration May 6th For Unique and Imaginative Summer Drama Camp  The City of Fairfax Theatre Company (CFTC) is excited to announce that it will host a registration event for its Summer Drama Camp on Tuesday, May 6, from 7-9 p.m. at Truro Church – 10520 Main Street, in Fairfax, VA […]

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Adventure Theatre MTC Academy Offers Up to $25,000 in Scholarships

ATMTC ACADEMY OFFERS UP TO $25,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS TO AREA MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN ITS SECOND ANNUAL SUMMER MUSICAL THEATER TRAINING PROGRAM Adventure Theatre MTC (ATMTC) Academy announces its plan to issue over $25,000 in scholarships to young performing arts students in the Montgomery County and Washington, D.C. area for its second annual Summer […]

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‘Violet’ at The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts

Since mid-January an intrepid troupe of musical-theater students has been rehearsing the sweet and soulful show Violet at The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts under the able direction of Deb Gottesman and Buzz Mauro, who co-teach the school’s pay-to-play “Creating a Musical Role“ class. The results were on glorious display last night when this shoestring student project began […]

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We Are Giving Away 4 Pairs of Tickets for Each Performance of “Take The Stage’s ‘Acting Out! Revue at The JCC in Rockville For This Friday-Sunday And 1/2 Price Discount Code

We Are Giving Away 4 Pairs of Tickets for Each Performance “Take The Stage’s ‘Acting Out!’ Musical Revue at The JCC in Rockville This Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 4-6th - in the Kreeger Theater at The JCC of Greater Washington - 6125 Montrose Road, in Rockville, MD CHOOSE FROM: Friday, April 4th @7:30 PM Saturday, April 5th […]

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‘Hairspray’ at Thomas S. Wootton High School by Brent Stone

Welcome to the Sixties, Baltimore style! Grab your neon-colored shirts and Madison down to T. S. Wootton High School Center for the Arts’ production of Hairspray, energetically directed by Jessica Speck. The lively group of some 150 students, including actors, musicians and crew, bring this fun-loving and surprisingly timely show to this vast performance space effectively […]

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