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What better way to celebrate the news of Netflix’s Full House reboot than with a play focusing on a friendship with the child stars-turned-millionaires the sitcom produced, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen? Playwright Mallery Avidon’s Mary-Kate Olsen Is In Love focuses on Grace, a married millennial whose seemingly perfect life is falling apart: Her husband’s lost his job and turned his attention to playing video games, and the only friends she has are the Olsen twins. Are the miniscule actresses and designers using Grace as living, breathing market research, or could they help pull Grace out of her quarter-life crisis? Read more >>> The play runs June 3 to June 21 at Studio Theatre, 1501 14th St. NW. $20–$35. (202) 332-3300. studiotheatre.org. (Diana Metzger)
The Pig in Logan Circle has updated its menu and added an eight-seat patio. The restaurant is also now getting whole pigs delivered directly from local farmers without any supplements from meat distributors. New menus will be posted online each day. Look for dishes like barbecue pork neck, Filipino sisig (a sizzling pork pot), and pork charcuterie. The Pig, 1320 14th St. NW. (202) 290-2821. thepigdc.com. (Jessica Sidman)
OH AND ALSO
Theater J begins performances of Charles Busch‘s upper-class comedy The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife, which follows the adventures of a flashy Upper West Sider and the mischief she makes. 7:30 p.m. at 1529 16th St. NW. Pay what you can.
Indie-rap duo Jedi Mind Tricks reunites after a six-year hiatus for a performance at U Street Music Hall with local emcee Tef Wesley. 7 p.m. at 1115 U St. NW. $20.
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