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Rachel Pickup on the Scary Relevance of Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice
Pickup stars with Jonathan Pryce in the Shakespeare's Globe touring production of the dark drama.
Deborah Joy and Juan Winans Continue a Musical Legacy in Born for This
The family of gospel singers tell The BeBe Winans Story at Arena Stage.
7 Shows You Should See This Summer Across the Country
From War Paint to Broadway Bounty Hunter, here are the must-sees of 2016.
Ayad Akhtar Is Bringing Racial Tension to Washington, DC — and to a Theater Near You
Now presenting Akhtar's Disgraced, Arena Stage names the Pulitzer winner as resident playwright.
7 New Works That Could Win the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
Will Lin-Manuel Miranda take home the prestigious award for Hamilton? Or will Lynn Nottage receive it for Sweat? TheaterMania looks at some top contenders.
Jack Willis Brings LBJ All the Way Home to Our Nation's Capital
The original star of Robert Schenkkan's Tony-winning history play returns to his Presidential post at Arena Stage.
Kate Whoriskey Gives America's "New Poor" a Place Onstage in Sweat
The socially minded director takes up her next cause alongside Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage at Arena Stage.