The Washington Stage Guild’s 2015-16 was a memorable one, from the cinematic TINY ISLAND to the nostalgic IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY, and from the diabolical ST NICHOLAS to the otherwordly THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO THOMAS JEFFERSON, CHARLES DICKENS, AND COUNT LEO TOLSTOY! It’s not too late to be a part of it and to help us get ready for our 30th anniversary season coming up! Our fiscal year ends June 30th, and your contribution before then makes you a star player in the season just past, and an “angel” indeed for the season to come. Don’t… read more →
Washington Stage Guild’s 30th Anniversary Season will include a holiday celebration with a revival our acclaimed production of IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY! Audiences were charmed and moved by the beloved tale, told in such clever fashion. It’s a perfect seasonal outing for families, groups, schools. parties– everyone!
Washington Stage Guild’s 30th Anniversary Gala Please join us on Thursday, May 26, as we celebrate our Pearl Anniversary with an evening of cocktails, entertainment, and dinner in the garden at The Arts Club of Washington! A beautiful setting for such a milestone, and a chance to reminisce about those 30 years of great theatre– smart plays for a smart town! Our annual gala supports the upcoming season, which will be announced shortly, another in our veritable string of “pearls.” Join us May 26th! Tickets available here
IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY MUST CLOSE 12/20 Come see the miracle on Massachusetts Avenue before it’s gone! IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY. has been greeted with rave reviews and standing ovations, but there are only five performances left. Your holidays will not be complete if you miss it! Thursday at 7:30, Friday and Saturday at 8, and Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2:30, at the Undercroft Theatre, 900 Massachusetts Avenue NW.
IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY IS HELD OVER THROUGH 12/20 It’s the miracle on Massachusetts Avenue! Audiences are cheering, laughing, being touched, and loving Washington Stage Guild’s production of IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY. The cleverly theatrical retelling of the story of George Bailey and his guardian angel, Clarence, has been greeted with rave reviews and enthusiastic crowds. Your holidays will not be complete if you miss it! The hit show is being held over by popular demand, but must close December 20! Now through December 20, with performances Thursday at 7:30, Friday and… read more →
The holidays have started at the Undercroft Theatre with a cleverly theatrical retelling of the beloved film’s story. And the reviews are in– it’s a smash! “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play transports us back to Christmas Eve, 1946; we are to be the live studio audience for a performance of a radio play based on a Frank Capra film that was not yet a seasonal classic: It’s a Wonderful Life… fans of WAMU’s “The Big Broadcast” will be delighted… It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play hits all the right notes… the perfect way to kick off the Christmas… read more →
As we began rehearsals for IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY, we got the sad news that Ed Walker, the host of WAMU’s Big Broadcast and former Joy Boy, had passed away. We gratefully dedicate this production, set in a radio studio in 1946, to Ed’s memory. IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY opens November 12. CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS