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AMERICAN CENTURY

THEATER

Gunston Arts Center, (703) 553-8782

2700 S. Lang St., Arlington

Full Price: $17 for plays, $20 for musicals

Student, Senior (65+): $14 for plays, $15 for musicals

Groups: 15-24: $13; larger discounts for larger groups, down to $8 per seat

Rush: No

Subscriptions: $50 for four-show series; $38 for three-show series (25-30% discount)

Other: Stagethought Program: Thursday-morning matinees for schools at $10 or less per ticket

ARENA STAGE

6th & Maine Ave. SW. (202) 488-3300

Full Price: $24-45

Student, Senior (60+), Disabled: 15% off for seniors and the disabled; 35% off for students

Groups: 15 or more: adults 20% off, seniors 35% off, students 50% off

Rush: A limited number of half-price tickets are reserved (even for sold-out performances) and sold 90 minutes before showtime.

Subscriptions: $71-301, with three-, four-, six-, and eight-show packages. Discount ranges from 15% to 47%, depending on package size and day of week. Deepest discount is for previews.

Other: E-Tix: Web-site discounts offered to employees of corporations that sign up with Arena. The theater lets the corporation know when it has unused seats at a discount, and via the web the corporation offers the tickets to its employees.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ARTS CENTER

2438 18th St. NW(202) 462-7833

Full Price: $10-15

Student, Senior (60+): At discretion of

each producer

Groups: 10 or more: 20% off

Rush: No

Subscription: Members pay $30 per year, get 20% off everything

Pay What You Can: At producers’ discretion

Other: Volunteers get a pair of tickets to use whenever they want.

ELIZABETHAN THEATRE OF THE FOLGER

SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY

201 East Capitol St. (202) 544-7077

Full Price: $22-33

Student, Senior (65+), Educators,

Military: 25% off

Groups: 10 or more: 25% off

Rush: For students only, half-price, one hour before showtime, if available

Subscription: No

Other: Members of the Folger Library get discounts that vary by performance.

Standing Room: Half-price for sold-out shows, one hour before showtime

FORD’S THEATRE

511 10th St. NW(202) 347-4833

Full Price: $27-40

Student, Senior (55+): Discounted only in groups or through rush program

Groups: 20 or more students or seniors: $14-20

Rush: $15 for seniors and students only; senior rush tickets available any time on day of show; student rush tickets available one hour before show.

Subscription: No

Other: Hearing-impaired patrons get $5 off full-price orchestra seats for signed performances only; Ford’s also has a free-membership Senior Citizen Club that permits members to buy two matinee tickets in advance for $15 each.

GALA HISPANIC THEATRE

1625 Park Rd. NW(202) 234-7174

Full Price: $18-20

Student, Senior (62+): $2 off

Groups: 10-20: $4 off; larger groups get larger discounts.

Rush: No

Subscription: $65 for four-show season (20% discount)

Other: GALA offers Express Vouchers exchangeable for tickets in any combination for any event: four-pack $70, six-pack $100 (15% discount). There is also a Gala Family Series that offers two regular attractions and two special events for $40 per person, available only to households with children 16 and under.

GEORGETOWN

THEATRE COMPANY

Various venues(703) 578-4710

Full Price: $12-18

Student, Senior (65+): 15% off

Groups: 10 or more: $10

Rush: No

Subscription: No

Pay What You Can: First night of every run

HORIZONS THEATRE

Rosslyn Spectrum (703) 243-8550

1601-21 N. Kent St., Arlington

Full Price: $15-18

Student, Senior (60+): $2 off

Groups: 10 or more: $10

Rush: No

Subscription: $36-43 for three-show season

(20% discount)

Pay What You Can: For dress rehearsals only;

call theater.

INTERACT THEATRE

COMPANY

Various locations(703) 760-9863

Full Price: $30

Student, senior (60+): $26

Groups: 10-14: $27; 15 or more: $25.50

Rush: No

Subscription: No

Standing Room: $10 for any sold-out show, one hour before showtime

KENNEDY CENTER

F & New Hampshire Ave. NW(202) 467-4600

Full Price: $40-50 for plays, $45-70 for musicals

Student, Senior (60+), Military, Disabled:

Half-price, with a limited number of tickets set aside in all price ranges for every performance

Groups: Varies. Contact group sales office.

Rush: Half-price when available (at producers’ discretion), but offered only to students, seniors, military personnel, and the disabled. On sale at 6 p.m. for evening shows, noon for matinees.

Subscription: $325-450 for six-show season

(not discounted)

Pay What You Can: An unscheduled program, generally advertised a week in advance and offered at the discretion of each producer. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit musical won’t ever have PWYC tickets. Rita Dove’s new play probably will.

Standing Room: Price varies (for Phantom of the Opera, $20; for Proposals, $15; for National Symphony, $15). Standing-room tickets are available only for sold-out performances, but they go on sale as soon as a performance sells every seat and can be purchased by phone in advance.

Other: Shear Madness is $25-35, with discount coupons widely available.

LE NEON

Rosslyn Spectrum(703) 243-6366

1601-21 N. Kent St., Arlington

Full Price: $17-20

Student: $12-15 (good for anyone under 21)

Senior: No

Groups: 12-24 adults: $15; 25 or more adults: $12; 12 or more youths: $10

Rush: No

Subscription: $35-50 season pass for three-show season; $85 Super-Duo pass (for two people). Passes are good for unlimited return visits to each show.

METROSTAGE

1816 Duke St., Alexandria(703) 548-9044

Full Price: $18-22

Student, Senior (60+): $5 off

Groups: 10 or more: 15% off

Rush: No

Subscription: $43-53 for three-show season

(20% discount)

Pay What You Can: Weekday preview

performances

Other: $5 off for Actor’s Center members

NATIONAL THEATRE

1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW(202) 628-6161

Full Price: $35-67.50

Student, Senior (65+), Disabled, Military, Dept. of Human Resources cardholders: Half-price on Tuesday and Wednesday and at Sunday matinees with a limited number of seats in all sections, one ticket per person, available at box office only

Groups: 20 or more: 10% off, except on Saturday; offered at producers’ discretion

Rush: $20, two hours before showtime; offered at

producers’ discretion

Standing Room: $20, sold in advance, once a

performance sells out

OLNEY THEATRE

2001 Rte. 108, Olney(301) 924-4485

Full Price: $15-32

Student, Senior (65+): $3 off

Groups: 15 or more: $15

Rush: Half-price for students, one hour before show, if available (starting April ’98)

Subscription: $85-145 for five-show series, $96-163 for six-show series (10-20% discount)

Other: Singles-night seats $18, twice per production

Passbook: Six admission coupons for $108, usable in any combination

POTOMAC THEATRE

PROJECT

2001 Rte. 108, Olney(301) 924-3400

Full Price: Free

Student, Senior (55+): Free

Groups: Free

Rush: Free

Subscription: Free

Note: To guard against patrons’ making reservations and then not showing up, there is a nonrefundable phone reservation charge of $2 per ticket. Or you can take your chances at the door, for free.

REP STAGE

Howard Community College (410) 772-4900

10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia

Full Price: $10-16

Student, Senior (60+): $3 off

Groups: 6 or more: $3 off

Rush: $6 seats for students only, 30 minutes before performance, if available

Subscriptions: $45-60 for four-show season plus one special attraction (10% discount)

Note: Does not use TICKETplace

ROUND HOUSE THEATRE

12210 Bushey Dr., Silver Spring(301) 933-1644

Full Price: $20-27

Student, Senior: Student discounts only on rush tickets, no senior discount

Groups: 6-10: 10% off; 11-19: 15% off; 20-29: 20% off

Rush: $6 seats for students only, one hour before performance, if available

Subscriptions: $65-95 for four-show season

(12-19% discount)

Other: Members of Actors’ Center, Theatre Communications Group, Playwrights’ Forum get 5% off

SHAKESPEARE THEATRE

450 7th St. NW(202) 393-2700

Full Price: $13.50-49.50

Senior (60+): 20% discount

Groups: 10 or more students: $12-24; slightly higher rates available for nonprofit groups and corporations; no group discounts for Friday or Saturday

Rush: Half-price for students only, one hour before

performance

Subscription: $55-245 for five-show season

(1-18% discount)

Pay What You Can: One performance for each show; tickets on sale at noon, limit two per person

Other: Young Theatergoers’ Subscription Series: $34-190 for 21-and-unders

Standing Room: $10 for any sold-out show, two hours before showtime

SIGNATURE THEATRE

3806 S. Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington (703) 820-9771

Full Price: $18-23 for plays, $21-25 for musicals

Student, Senior: No discounts

Groups: 20 or more: $1 off, with block of seats reserved (nonsubscribers otherwise receive general admission tickets)

Rush: $10, one hour before performance (only when announced in newspaper ad)

Subscriptions: $87-115 for five-show season, with reserved seats (8% discount)

SOURCE THEATRE

COMPANY

1835 14th St. NW(202) 462-1073

Full Price: $20-25

Student, Senior (62+): $2 off

Groups: 10-29: $3 off; 30-39: $4 off; 40 or more: $5 off

Rush: Half-price for students, 30 minutes before show,

if available

Subscription: $68-150 for four-show season plus one Aftershocks show (20% off)

Other: All Aftershocks shows $12

STUDIO THEATRE

1333 P St. NW(202) 332-3300

Full Price: $17.50-34.50

Student, Senior (62+), Military: $5 off

(except Saturdays)

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Groups: 15 or more: sliding scale ranging from full price for center seats on Saturday night to $13 for side seats at matinees

Rush: Half-price for students, 30 minutes before performance, if available

Pay What You Can: First Saturday of each show’s run

Subscriptions: $108.75-250, for five-show season

Other: All Studio Secondstage shows $15, with no

additional discounts

TEATRO DE LA LUNA

Gunston Arts Center (703) 548-3092

2700 S. Lang St., Arlington

Full Price: $10-18

Student, Senior (60+): $15

Groups: 10 or more: $3 off

Rush: No

Subscription: $50 for four-show season (30% discount)

Pay What You Can: Every Wednesday

THEATER J

16th & Q Sts. NW(202) 518-9400

Full Price: $14-20

Student, Senior (65+), District of Columbia Jewish Community Center members: $3 off

Groups: 10 or more: $14

Rush: No

Subscription: No

Pay What You Can: First preview of each production

THEATER OF

THE FIRST AMENDMENT

George Mason University Center for the Arts

4400 University Dr., Fairfax(703) 993-8888

Full Price: $23

Students: $10; TFA also sets aside 25 free tickets per performance for GMU students.

Seniors: No discount

Groups: 15-29: $2 off; 30 or more: $4.50 off

Rush: No

Subscription: $66 for three-show season (4% discount)

Other: Two-for-one coupon offers on GO-cards

(in racks around town)

WARNER THEATRE

513 13th St. NW(202) 628-1818

Full Price: $19-55

Student, Senior (62+): Usually 10% off, varies with producer

Groups: 20 or more: 10-20% off

Rush: No

Subscription: Broadway & Beyond Series:

$76-180 for four shows (18% discount)

Standing Room: No

WASHINGTON BALLET

Various venues(202) 362-3606

Full Price: $20-45

Student, Seniors (62+): Through subscriptions only

Groups: 10-25: 15% off; 26-100: 20% off

Rush: No

Subscription: $94 for three-show season; students and seniors $83.50

Standing Room: $15 on day of performance

WASHINGTON

JEWISH THEATRE

6125 Montrose Rd., Rockville(301) 230-3775

Full Price: $10-25

Student, Senior (62+): $3 off

Groups: 10-19: $3 off; 20 or more: $4 off

Rush: No

Subscription: $28-64 for three-show season

(15% discount)

WASHINGTON OPERA

Kennedy Center(202) 295-2400

F & New Hampshire Ave. NW

Full Price: $36-230

Student, Senior (60+), Military, Disabled: Half-price with a limited number of tickets in all price ranges set aside for every performance

Groups: No

Rush: No

Subscription: Not discounted

Standing Room: $15. On sale starting at 10 a.m. Saturday for that week’s shows. One ticket per person per performance.

WASHINGTON

SHAKESPEARE COMPANY

Clark Street Playhouse(703) 418-4808

601 S. Clark St., Arlington

Full Price: $15-20

Student, Senior: $2 off

Groups: 15-25: $1 off; 26 or more: $2 off

Rush: No

Subscription: Six plays for price of five; (17% discount)

Other: Previews $12

WASHINGTON STAGE GUILD

Carrol Hall, 924 G St. NW (202) 529-2084

Full Price: $18-20

Student, Senior (65+): $5 off

Groups: 10 or more: Half-price

Rush: No

Subscription: $50 for four passes, usable in any

combination (37% discount)

Other: Members of the Actors’ Center or Actor’s

Equity get $5 off.

WOOLLY MAMMOTH

THEATRE

1401 Church St. NW(202) 393-3939

Full Price: $15-32

Student, Senior (60+): $5 off

Groups: 8 or more: $5 off

Rush: No

Subscriptions: Six-show series $117-154; four-show series $79-104 (25% discount)

Pay What You Can: First and second preview

for every show

(All Woolly discounts apply only to center seating costing $20 and up.)