Native Gardens ~ Arena Stage

Jordan Wright September 20, 2017 Special to The Alexandria Times

(L to R) Dan Domingues as Pablo Del Valle, Jacqueline Correa as Tania Del Valle, Sally Wingert as Virginia Butley and Steve Hendrickson as Frank Butley. Photo by Dan Norman for Guthrie Theater.

Playwright Karen Zacarías’s Native Gardens directed by Blake Robison is hugely […]

Leonard Bernstein Lovers Rejoice ~ The Kennedy Center

Jordan Wright September 15, 2017 Special to The Alexandria Times

For one night only, some of Broadway’s leading lights will captivate audiences with the iconic American composer’s greatest hits. Bernstein on Broadway launches the year-long international centennial celebration of Leonard Bernstein with the opening weekend of Leonard Bernstein at 100, a celebration of the […]

Driving Miss Daisy ~ The Little Theatre of Alexandria

Jordan Wright September 12, 2017 Special to The Alexandria Times

Boolie (Joel Durgavich), Daisy (Patricia Kratzer) and Hoke (Kevin Sockwell) ~ Photographer: Matt Liptak

A talented, tightly knit cast of three deliver on Alfred Uhry’s heartwarming tale of Daisy Werthan, a well-heeled elderly Southern lady, Boolie Werthan, her successful son, and Hoke Colburn, her […]

National Harbor Issues Forecast for Weekend of Snow

Jordan Wright August 30, 2017 Photo credit – Jordan Wright

Guests enjoy the “cool” vibe

The unlikely event of snow in August will fall every twenty minutes at National Harbor’s super chill Harbor Dome Summer Snow Globe this weekend. The huge transparent geodesic dome with a sweeping view of the harbor features DJs on […]

A Little Night Music ~ Signature Theatre

Jordan Wright August 29, 2017

Holly Twyford (Desiree Armfeldt) and Bobby Smith (Fredrik Egerman) . Photo by Christopher Mueller

The most difficult reviews to write are the ones in which there is nothing to critique – where the music washes over you like a waterfall, the Noel Cowardesque repartee is both witty and […]