Monumental Travesties

Atlas Performing Arts Center 1333 H St. NE, Washington, DC, United States

Kicking off Mosaic's 2023-24 season is the world premiere of local playwright Psalmayene 24’s comedy exploring race, memory, and the often privileged act of forgetting. Using the controversial Emancipation Memorial, Monumental Travesties, offers a headless Lincoln and an absurdist chain of events between Black and White neighbors.

Theatre Week

Fall rhymes with theater and this year, Theatre Washington brings back its 18 day theater "week" to celebrate the city's abundant stage scene. If you love theater now's the time to gorge yourself on discount shows and if you're wondering "could I be into this?" Now is the time to seize the opportunity. Theatre Week features […]

The Wiz

National Theatre 1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC, United States

For the first time in 40 years, this groundbreaking twist on The Wizard of Oz will ease on down Broadway's road with a new revival. But first catch the pre-Broadway national tour starring Virginia native Nichelle Lewis as Dorothy. In 1975, The Wiz, and Dorothy’s journey to find her place, changed Broadway with its iconic […]

Public Obscenities

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company 641 D St. NW, United States

Follow boyfriends Choton and Raheem as they visit Choton's family Kolkata during a research trip that includes interviewing queer locals. A bilingual play from visionary writer-director Shayok Misha Chowdhury about […]


Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company 641 D St. NW, United States

When creator and performer Adil Mansoor invites his Pakistani mother to translate Antigone into Urdu as means of exploring the tensions between family and faith he's forces to consider whether […]