Archives for March 4, 2013

Oh, man. Oh, Manon Lescaut!

In the second act, a massive column opens like a giant jewelry box to reveal the quintessential material girl in a glittering gown, as worldly as Jessica Chastain on the Oscar runway.  Behind her spread across the entire back of the stage is a painted Baroque sky of swirling clouds and cherubic putti. Oh Man, […]

If/Then starring Idina Menzel coming to the National Theatre for a pre-Broadway try-out

We’re beginning to see signs that the new booking agents for the National Theatre are living up to their promise to keep the lights on at that historic theatre. Their first announcement is a big one: a world premiere, pre-Broadway tryout of the musical If/Then starring Tony Award-winner Idina Menzel. 

Forum brings back Last Days of Judas Iscariot in 2013-14 season

Forum Theatre’s fifteenth season will include a revival of Stephen Adly Guirgis’ The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, Forum’s sensational hit from its 2007-2008 season,  from May 22 to June 14.

Reprint Policy Our articles may not be reprinted in full but only as excerpts and those portions may only be used if a credit and link is provided to our website.
DC Theatre Scene is supported in part by the DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities and by the Humanities Council of Washington, DC.