Arena's Smart People is a series of rushed vignettes and missed opportunities
A Raisin in the Sun endures as a timeless jewel, and Arena’s production is a chance to see it truly shine
Nilaja Sun gives a virtuoso performance that brings a powerful story to vivid life.
Hemingway fans will appreciate the faithfulness of The Select, but for everyone else it's a bit of a slog
Terence Blanchard's jazz opera Champion comes out swinging and delivers some powerful punches
The Washington National Opera's Dead Man Walking is what modern opera should be
Mike Bartlett's King Charles III is one regal encounter you won't want to miss
Arena's Watch on the Rhine struggles to master Lillian Hellman's challenging structure
"As You Like It" is a charmingly energetic soul-pleaser paired with the Folger's special brand of intimacy
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf is another showcase for Holly Twyford's amazing talent
Roe dramatizes one of the most iconic cases of the Supreme Court
Visually and aurally enchanting, this is storytelling as magical dream. You've never seen Melville quite like this.
Folger's add interludes of music and song from the period to enhance this holiday treat
The Daughter of the Regiment offers much-needed respite from tumultuous times
Guillermo Calderon turns Syria from ubiquitous headline into something more urgent and human