3 Shows Open this Week at Area Theaters

by Borderstan.com January 5, 2011 at 9:19 am 1,300 0

Chruch Street-Keegan Theatre Dupont Circle

Peter Coy’s “A Shadow of Honor” opens Friday at The Keegan Theatre at Church Street. (Courtesy Keegan Theatre)

New shows open this week at three of the five theaters in the area — Keegan Theatre at Church Street, the Source and Studio Theatre. Next week, a new show opens at Theater J. Here’s the lineup.

At the Studio Theatre, 1501 14th Street NW, Marcus; Or the Secret of Sweet opens tonight, January 5 and runs through February 13. Check showtimes and ticket information.

A Shadow of Honor opens this Friday at The Keegan Theatre at Church Street, 1742 Church Street NW: “From the playwright who brought DC audiences A House in the Country and An Island of No Land At All comes a compelling story of history and family, love and war. Keegan Theatre is proud to present the world premiere of Peter Coy’s A Shadow of Honor, where past and present collide as a new generation faces the repercussions of war — and something has to give.” Tickets are $35; $30 for students and seniors.

Opening this Saturday at the Source, 1835 14th Street NW: The In Series presents Pocket Opera: Ernesto Lecuona’s María la O and Ruggiero Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci [Clowns]. Show runs through January 22. Ticket prices online.

Return To Haifa opens Saturday, January 15 at Theater J, 16th and Q Streets NW.

The full list of live theater in the Dupont-Logan-U Street area is below the fold.

Keegan Theatre at Church Street
1742 Church St. NW
Washington, DC
A Shadow of Honoropens Friday, Jan. 7 with special Jan. 10 performance
Runs through Sunday, Jan. 30

Thursday through Saturday at 8 pm; Sunday at 3 pm.
Lincoln Theatre
1215 U St. NW
Washington, DC
Next show: Tamer Hosny
Sunday, Feb. 6 at 6 pm
1835 14th St. NW
Washington, DC
In Series presents Pocket Opera
Opens Friday, Jan. 8 and runs through Sunday, Jan. 22
Fridays & Saturdays at 8 pm, Sundays at 3 pm
Studio Theatre
1501 14th St. NW
Washington, DC
Marcus; Or the Secret of Sweet
Opens Wednesday, Jan. 5 and runs through Sunday, Feb. 13
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday at 8 pm, Sunday at 2 & 7 pm 
Theater J
1529 16th St. NW
Washington, DC
Next show: Return To Haifa
Opens Jan. 15 and runs through Jan. 30
Tuesday, Wednesday  & Thursday at 7:30 pm, Saturday at 8 pm, Sunday at 3 pm and 7:30 pm


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