Check the listings below for full details on performances at six neighborhoodÂ theaters.
Howard Theatre, 620 T Street NW
- Friday, December 14: Jose Feliciano.
- Saturday, December 15: Ronnie Spector’s Best Christmas Party Ever!
- Sunday, December 16:Â Sunday Gospel Brunch featuring The Harlem Gospel Choir.
- Check theÂ calendarÂ for more shows.
Keegan TheatreÂ at Church Street, 1742 Church Street NW
- An Irish CarolÂ opens December 14 and runs through December 31: âA Keegan holiday tradition, AN IRISH CAROL by Dublin native Matthew Keenan, premiered in 2011 to sold out houses and rave reviews. An an homage to Dickensâ classic, AN IRISH CAROL follows one evening in the life of David, a wealthy pub owner who has distanced himself from others and lost touch with his own humanity. But on this Christmas Eve â challenged by a voice from the past, provoked by those in this present, and faced with the reality of lonely future â Davidâs life may change forever. AN IRISH CAROL is a modern fable, told with the biting humor and incisive candor of its Irish playwright.â
Lincoln TheatreÂ at 1215 U Street NW
SourceÂ at 1835 14th Street NW
- Check the website for upcoming events.
Studio TheatreÂ at 1501 14th Street NW
- The AliensÂ opened November 14. âAn artful and indelible drama about two young, affable slackers behind a Vermont coffee shop and the teenager they take under their wing.â (Studio Theater)
- An Iliad, opens December 21, âFirst sung around a campfire 2,800 years ago,Â The IliadÂ remains a soaring ode about humanityâs seemingly timeless attraction to violence and destruction. In this theatrical telling, a storyteller grapples with the mythology, brutality, and humanity of Homerâs epic poem. An intimate and immediate look at rage, grief, and the heroism and horror of a seemingly endless war.â (Studio Theater)
Theater JÂ at 1529 16th Street NW
- Woodie Sez: The Life & Music of Woodie GuthrieÂ closes December 2: âCelebrate the 100th birthday of Woody Guthrie, the creator of American classics like âThis Land is Your Landâ and âThe Ballad of Tom Joad!â Â This boisterous retelling of the life of Americaâs troubadour blends musical numbers, scenes from Guthrieâs life and excerpts from his progressive newspaper column. The infectious and moving piece brings to life a true American hero, who proudly declared he would âalways be there whenever working folks fight for their rights.ââ (TheaterÂ J)