The Bethesda Theatre has announced that due to water damage, which originally occurred in the apartments above, damaged the main floor of the theater and its electrical system. Due to the time needed to make the extensive repairs, the producers have announced that Smokey Joe’s Cafe, originally scheduled to run through May 11th, must be cancelled.
Refunds are being arranged. Ticket holders for performances April 18 through May 11 may call the point of purchase. If tickets were purchased through Ticketmaster, call (202) 397-SEAT, (703) 573-SEAT, (410) 547-SEAT, or (800) 551-SEAT. If tickets were purchased through the Bethesda Theatre box office, call (301) 657-STAR, which is also the general information number.