Get local news delivered straight to your phone

Theater Openings

Support City Paper!

$
$
$

Your contribution is appreciated.

  • A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas opens Thursday, Dec. 6, at the Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Harman Center for the Arts, Lansburgh Theatre
  • The House of Yes opens Thursday, Dec. 6, at Washington Shakespeare Company’s Clark Street Playhouse
  • Love and War: The Bard’s Women opens Thursday, Dec. 6, at the Greenbelt Arts Center
  • Antigone opens Saturday, Dec. 8, at the H Street Playhouse
  • The Second Shepherds’ Play opens Saturday, Dec. 8, at the Folger Shakespeare Library
  • Monty Python’s Spamalot opens Tuesday, Dec. 11, at the National Theatre
  • One-Man Star Wars Trilogy opens Tuesday, Dec. 11, at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
  • Breath, Boom! opens Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the H Street Playhouse
  • The Christmas Revels opens Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the George Washington University’s Lisner Auditorium

Theater Closings

  • Avenue Q closes Sunday, Dec. 9, at the National Theatre
  • Now What? closes Sunday, Dec. 9, at the Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company’s Rehearsal Room
  • The Studio closes Sunday, Dec. 9, at Signature Theatre
  • The Women of Brewster Place closes Sunday, Dec. 9, at Arena Stage’s Kreeger Stage

Theater Heads Up

  • Olney Theatre Center for the Arts presents a sign-interpreted performance of Fiddler on the Roof, Thursday, Dec. 6, at 8 p.m. $25–$46. (301) 924-3400.
  • Washington Shakespeare Company presents pay-what-you-can performances of The House of Yes, Thursday, Dec. 6—Saturday, Dec. 8, Monday, Dec. 10, & Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 8 p.m. (800) 494-8497.