Theater Festival In D.C. Puts Spotlight On Female PlaywrightsIt was a historic moment in theater few people saw when the first female writing team won Tony Awards this year for "Fun Home." The milestone symbolized a stubborn imbalance between the number of female playwrights who see their work produced on stage compared with men.
Theater Piece On Newtown Shootings To Be Presented In DCA group that advocates gun control measures will present a reading of a documentary theater piece about Newtown, Connecticut, at Washington's Arena Stage.
Historic House To Host Immersive Theater On Edgar Allan PoeThe Maryland Historical Society says a historic home in Baltimore will soon house a new immersive theater experience that will explore the spirit and characters of writer Edgar Allan Poe.
Broadway Hit Musical 'Newsies' At The HippodromeStop the presses. That's what the Newsboys Strike of 1899 did and crippled an entire industry. Now there's a Broadway hit musical at the Hippodrome retelling the real life movement.
Historic Maryland Theater Wants More FundingA historic theater in western Maryland wants another $50,000 for a seat-replacement project.
Broadway In Baltimore: Hippodrome Welcomes New Director, New SeasonThose who study urban revival are quick to say that no one development, attraction or centerpiece will singlehandedly bring success to an area. So, 10 years after it opened, the new Hippodrome is one important piece in a stronger downtown.
Students Attending Lyric Opera Camp Hitting All The Right NotesYou're about to meet some amazing young people--all of them loaded with talent. They're high school students attending the Lyric Opera Camp.
New Movie Theater Opens In Downtown Towson New life and big business in Towson. The Cinemark movie theater opens Thursday, bringing with it many new additions to the area.
Bail Denied For Bottle Bomb Suspect Who Admits Role In 6 Theater IncidentsA Bowie man is under arrest for a series of bottle bombings that put police, firefighters and theater goers on high alert. One of the incidents happened at the popular Arundel Mills movie theater. Bail, originally set for $50 million, was later denied.
Another Bottle Bomb Device Explodes At Va. TheaterOfficials say that for the second time in a week someone set off a bottle bomb at a movie theater complex in Fairfax County, leading to the evacuation of the theater but no injuries.
Legendary Actor Mickey Rooney Lives On At Baltimore’s Senator TheatreLegendary actor Mickey Rooney has died at the age of 93. When he was 80 he paid a visit to a Baltimore landmark to screen one of his most loved movies.
Festival Brings 13 World Theater Productions To D.C.The Kennedy Center is hosting an international theater festival for the next three weeks, including the U.S. premiere of an Australian play about Rupert Murdoch and a dozen other productions.