Through Oct. 13: "Anthems: Culture Clash in the District"

Sept. 27-Nov. 3: "The Misanthrope"

Nov. 1-Dec. 29: "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom"

Dec. 6-Feb. 2: "South Pacific"

Jan. 17-March 2:" Theophilus North"

Feb. 21-March 30: "Book of Days"

March 21-May 25: "Ain't Misbehavin' "

April 25-June 1: "An American Daughter"

Ford's Theatre, 511 10th St. N.W., 202-347-4833. (closed for renovations until November)
Nov. 22-Dec. 31: "A Christmas Carol"

Jan. 15-19: "Mark Russell"

March 13-June 1: "1776"

Kennedy Center, off Virginia and New Hampshire avenues Northwest, 800-444-1324
Continuing: "Shear Madness"

Nov. 7-9: "Medea"

Nov. 15-17: "Carmen Jones"

Dec. 17-Jan. 12: "Tell Me on a Sunday"

Feb. 4-March 2: "Stones in His Pocket"

April 22-May 18: The Royal Shakespeare Company

June 10-July 27: "The Reducers"