| Jan 9, 2013
| 7:13 PM
Theatergoers in search of a dark comedy, a musical or an adventure told in imaginative stage action will find all three in productions now showing at nearby venues.
The Children's Theatre of Annapolis is beginning its 53rd year — and its fourth...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 5:14 PM
In this new year, we're enjoying memories from last year's highlights on Anne Arundel's theater scene — and looking forward to encore performances in 2013.
In 2012, residents were treated to stellar performances in drama, comedy and dance, along...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 1:33 PM
A British coal mining strike in 1984 seems like a rather sooty setting for an inspirational story, but that gave audiences all the more reason to root for a miner's son who aspires to be a ballet dancer in the 2000 movie "Billy Elliot." Its theatrical...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Even Ebenezer Scrooge would be hard pressed to resist a stage full of cuteness as adorable little girls and a fluffy dog scamper through the internationally acclaimed musical and seven-time Tony Award winning "Annie" at Laurel Mill Playhouse.
| Dec 15, 2012
In 2000, the British film "Billy Elliot" generated a flurry of admiration on both sides of the Atlantic. Something about this story of an 11-year-old boy, who decides to study ballet even as it makes him a major oddity in his northern England mining town,...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 8:37 PM
Infinity Theatre Company starts its third season of bringing Broadway-caliber productions to Broadneck Peninsula with "Always … Patsy Cline," a show that may very well top the troupe's offerings to date in its emotional power, conveying the...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:19 PM
The multifaceted issue of race continues to cling to this country. Every sign of progress in relations seems to come with an opposite move, so that it often seems as if little has ever really, fundamentally changed since the age of Jim Crow, or even...
| May 22, 2013
| 8:20 PM
From its start, Infinity Theatre Company has had a mission to bring New York City productions to Anne Arundel County. It was a goal fulfilled in the troupe's first full season in 2011 with the show "My Way," which played in Annapolis after previewing in...
| May 15, 2013
| 8:50 AM
As a Broadway musical with a Latin beat, "In the Heights" rises pretty high. Set in the Manhattan neighborhood of Washington Heights, it fuses the traditional sound of Latin music with contemporary hip-hop energy. The vibrant result makes for a lively...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 10:03 AM
Harford County school officials have announced the Bel Air Drama Company's (Bel Air High School) fall production dates and times for "13: The Musical" have changed, as a result of this week's storm-related school closings.
Thursday's night performance...
| May 16, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre will begin its 47th season of theater under the stars May 23 with Paul Kelly's "Swing."
The show, which debuted on Broadway in 1999, will open the troupe's season of three musicals at the outdoor theater at 143 Compromise...
| May 22, 2013
| 8:38 PM
In offering the regional premiere of the 2008 Tony Award-winning musical "In the Heights," Toby's Dinner Theatre of Columbia has reached its own new heights.
Toby's production of "The Color Purple" last season garnered a record number of Helen Hayes...