National Theatre

For almost 200 years, Washington's historic National Theatre has occupied a prominent position on Pennsylvania Avenue.. Located a stone's throw from the White House and bordering the Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site, The National Theatre is the oldest enterprise on Pennsylvania Avenue continuously operating in its original designated capacity.

Dec. 6 – 8The Illusionists - Magic of the Holidays
Dec. 10 – 15Fiddler on the Roof
Sat. Dec 14Virginia Ballet Company and School: Nutcracker
Dec. 17 – 31Jersey Boys
Sat. Dec 21Virginia Repertory Theatre: ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
Jan. 31 – Feb. 1, 2020The Simon & Garfunkel Story
Feb. 11 – 16, 2020The King's Speech
Mar. 3 – 8, 2020Bandstand
Mar. 27 – Apr. 5, 2020The Last Ship
Apr. 7 – 26, 2020Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
May. 8 – 17, 2020Blue Man Group
Jun. 5 – 7, 2020Baby Shark Live!
Jul. 22 – Aug. 2, 2020The Donna Summer Musical


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1321 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004
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