Shaw in Shaw (Penn Quarter & Mt Vernon Triangle, too!)

Washington Stage Guild takes inspiration from our hit production of WIDOWERS’ HOUSES and looks at real estate speculation in a city where fortunes have been made and lives displaced in a gentrifying boom.

The Shaw in Shaw Project

  • WIDOWERS’ HOUSES,
    Thursday-Sunday through October 22
  • Post-show discussion with the cast,
    Friday October 13
  • Panel discussion on urban renewal with downtown residents past and present,
    after the Sunday 2:30 matinee October 15
  • A reading of JOHN BULL’S OTHER ISLAND, Shaw’s second take on the subject,
    7pm Wednesday October 18
  • Post show discussion with the cast,
    Saturday matinee Oct. 21

All other events are free!
The Shaw in Shaw Project is supported in part by a grant from the DC Commission on The Arts and Humanities.


Now through October 22!

Tickets to WIDOWERS’ HOUSES available HERE