Theatre: Drama

Inspire & immerse yourself in the DC Theatre Scene! Check here for schedules & tickets to dramas presented by local & touring companies. From classics by Shakespeare & Chekhov to modern plays from Aaron Posner & Edward Albee. You'll also find world-premieres from emerging & award-winning playwrights. 

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Performances

Fences

Ford's Theatre
Oct. 23 – 27

Aquila Theatre: 1984

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Nov 23

Aquila Theatre: The Odyssey

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Sun. Nov 24

Escaped Alone

Signature Theatre
Oct. 23 – Nov. 3

Nijinsky's Last Dance

Signature Theatre
Apr. 14 – May. 24, 2020

To Kill a Mockingbird

The Kennedy Center
Aug. 25 – Sep. 27, 2020

WORLD STAGES—Huff: featuring Cliff Cardinal

The Kennedy Center
Feb. 6 – 8, 2020

WORLD STAGES—Heroine: one female soldier's story

The Kennedy Center
Feb. 12 – 14, 2020

The Royale

Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab
Oct. 23 – 27

Becoming Dr. Ruth

Edlavitch DCJCC
Mar. 27 – Apr. 19, 2020

Edward Albee’s Occupant

Edlavitch DCJCC
Nov. 7 – 30

Sheltered

Edlavitch DCJCC
Jan. 9 – Feb. 1, 2020

The Wanderers

Edlavitch DCJCC
Feb. 19 – Mar. 15, 2020

Amadeus

Folger Theatre
Nov. 5 – Dec. 22

Exquisita Agonía (Exquisite Agony)

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Feb. 6 – Mar. 1, 2020

Compulsion or the House Behind

Edlavitch DCJCC
Jun. 5 – 28, 2020

Silent Sky

Ford's Theatre
Jan. 24 – Feb. 23, 2020

Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead

Dance Loft on 14
Oct. 24 – Nov. 3

Airness

Keegan Theatre
Nov. 8 – 30

An Irish Carol

Keegan Theatre
Dec. 12 – 31

Boy

Keegan Theatre
Feb. 7 – Mar. 7, 2020

Yoga Play

Keegan Theatre
Jun. 5 – 27, 2020

Spring Awakening

Round House Theatre
Jan. 22 – Feb. 23, 2020

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Round House Theatre
Nov. 20 – Dec. 22

Cost of Living

Round House Theatre
Apr. 1 – 19, 2020

Upcounty Theatre Company presents: Now and Then by Sean Grennan

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Jan. 10 – 18, 2020

Theory

Atlas Performing Arts Center
Oct. 23 – Nov. 17

Murder at the Mansion Dessert Theatre: Deadline

Kentlands Mansion
Oct. 25 – 27

The Humans

Olney Theatre Center
Apr. 1 – May. 3, 2020

Scena presents: Sea by Jon Fosse

DC Arts Center (DCAC)
Nov. 1 – 24

The Havel Project

Dupont Underground
Oct. 29 – Nov. 17

As You Like It

Olney Theatre Center
Jun. 2 – 5, 2020

The Diary of Anne Frank

Olney Theatre Center
May. 27 – Jun. 3, 2020

Walk Two Moons

Olney Theatre Center
May. 29 – 31, 2020
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