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Stage Briefs: NYT praise, free theatre, new company, gender twists and Deathtrap cast

October 8th 2015 by Lorraine Treanor Leave a Comment

A roundup of some of this week’s theatrical news and notes from Women’s Voices Theater Festival, Everyman Theatre, Chesapeake Shakespeare, Interrobang Theatre, Strand Theatre, L’Enfant Rebelle, Brave Spirits and NextStop Theatre.

We’re more than half way through the Women’s Voices Festival (the last play opens October 31st), and it’s abundantly clear that congratulations are in […]


David S. Kessler awarded the 2015 Gary Lee Maker Audience Award

October 5th 2015 by Lorraine Treanor Leave a Comment

DC Theatre Scene presented its 2015 Gary Lee Maker Audience Award on Friday night, October 2nd on the stage of the Folger Theatre to David S. Kessler. About forty people, braving inclement weather, had come to hear Dr. Georgianna Ziegler’s lecture on Elizabeth I leading up to the performance of textsandbeheadings/Elizabeth R, and stayed to […]

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