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Events for September 16, 2018

$40 to $103.

Passion

September 16 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave.
Arlington, VA 22206 United States

Though less well known than the likes of Sweeney Todd and Sunday in the Park With George, this 1994 Stephen Sondheim musical—about a romance between a handsome army captain and his superior’s sickly cousin, Fosca—has its fans. This new staging is Signature’s 29th Sondheim show; expect the production to get the most out of highlights […]

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$20 to $90

“If I Forget”

September 16 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Studio Theatre, 1501 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States

If I Forget finds a Tenleytown family arguing over whether to sell a 14th Street property amid a rapidly changing city. Set in 2000, the play explores complex subjects such as family dynamics, Jewish-American identity, and gentrification.

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$20 to $69

“Gloria”

September 16 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Gloria is a sharp satire that takes place among the cubicles of low-level employees at a highbrow magazine. Jacobs-Jenkins knows the turf, having once worked in a similar position at the New Yorker. But this isn’t just a send-up of office politics; the play takes a sudden dark turn that feels even more relevant now […]

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$40 to $99

“Turn Me Loose”

September 16 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Arena Stage, United States

Comedian, activist, and local hero Dick Gregory died last year, two months before an eagerly awaited appearance at the Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival. His much-missed voice returns to DC, in a fashion, with this staging of the off-Broadway hit Turn Me Loose, a play about his life. Gregory is portrayed by Edwin Lee Gibson, an […]

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Macbeth
$27-$79

Macbeth

September 16 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Folger Theatre, 201 East Capitol St SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States

Rampant ambition and minds unhinged. Owls shrieking and prophesies foretold. Shakespeare’s Macbeth is seen anew, set in Bedlam, an historic London asylum for this groundbreaking production of William Davenant’s Restoration-era adaptation, featuring period music performed by Folger Consort. With Helen Hayes Award winners Ian Merrill Peakes and Kate Eastwood Norris as the tragically ambitious Macbeths.

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$40 to $103.

Passion

September 16 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave.
Arlington, VA 22206 United States

Though less well known than the likes of Sweeney Todd and Sunday in the Park With George, this 1994 Stephen Sondheim musical—about a romance between a handsome army captain and his superior’s sickly cousin, Fosca—has its fans. This new staging is Signature’s 29th Sondheim show; expect the production to get the most out of highlights […]

Find out more »
$20 to $69

“Gloria”

September 16 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Gloria is a sharp satire that takes place among the cubicles of low-level employees at a highbrow magazine. Jacobs-Jenkins knows the turf, having once worked in a similar position at the New Yorker. But this isn’t just a send-up of office politics; the play takes a sudden dark turn that feels even more relevant now […]

Find out more »
Macbeth
$27-$79

Macbeth

September 16 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Folger Theatre, 201 East Capitol St SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States

Rampant ambition and minds unhinged. Owls shrieking and prophesies foretold. Shakespeare’s Macbeth is seen anew, set in Bedlam, an historic London asylum for this groundbreaking production of William Davenant’s Restoration-era adaptation, featuring period music performed by Folger Consort. With Helen Hayes Award winners Ian Merrill Peakes and Kate Eastwood Norris as the tragically ambitious Macbeths.

Find out more »
$40 to $100

“Turn Me Loose”

September 16 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Arena Stage, United States

Comedian, activist, and local hero Dick Gregory died last year, two months before an eagerly awaited appearance at the Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival. His much-missed voice returns to DC, in a fashion, with this staging of the off-Broadway hit Turn Me Loose, a play about his life. Gregory is portrayed by Edwin Lee Gibson, an […]

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