Audiences have more time to catch performances of two hit shows which clicked with critics and audiences alike.
The MetroStage world premiere musical Ladies Swing the Blues covers the jazz world of 1955 with four jazz divas – think Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughn, Ella Fitzgerald and Peggy Lee and jazz legend Charlie Parker. “a tonal poem in the key of jazz.”
At MetroStage, 1201 North Royal Street, Alexandria, VA. New closing date: March 31st. Details and tickets.
The Folger Theatre’s production of Henry V starring Zach Appelman as the young king earned this from the Washington Post: “the most stirring version of a Shakespeare history play the city has seen in a decade. ”
At Folger Theatre, 201 East Capitol Street, SE, Washington, DC. Must close March 10th. Details and tickets.