Theatre Listings May 22-28

Theatre Listings May 22-28

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Act III Theatre Company is holding auditions for “A Year with Frog and Toad” for men and women ages 15 and up on June 2-3 from 7-9 p.m. at Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre, 125 S. Old Glebe Road. 703-548-1154.

Just Starting

Keegan Theatre presents “Closing Time” through June 7 at Theatre on the Run, 3700 Four Mile Run Drive. Showtimes are Thursdays-Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. $20/person; $15/student, senior. Visit for more.

The Children’s Theatre presents “Winnie the Pooh” from May 30 through June 8 at Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre, 125 S. Old Glebe Road. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays at 3 p.m. $10/adult; $8/child, student, senior. Reservations recommended, 703-548-1154.

Zemfira Stage presents Aaron Sorkin’s classic military courtroom drama, “A Few Good Men,” through May 31 at The Lyceum, located at 201 South Washington St. Performances are Thursdays through Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students, seniors and military personnel. For reservations or more information, contact Zemfira Stage at703-318-0619 or, or visit

See “The House of Blue Leaves” at Gunston Arts Theatre One, 2700 S. Lang St. through June 8. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. $17/adult; $15/seniors and juniors. Story focuses on one man’s desire for success while balancing family. Visit or 703-683-0502.

See “The Tree Project” through June 7 in the Clark Street Playhouse warehouse, 601 S. Clark Street. Free. $5/person. Visit or 703-418-4808.

Last Chance

The world premiere of “The Stephen Schwartz Project,” a musical revue of songs by the award-winning composer/lyricist Stephen Schwartz will be in performance at MetroStage, 1201 N. Royal St., through May 25. Performances are Thursdays and Fridays at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m., and Sun at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets $35-40. Call 800-494-8497.

Tapestry Theatre Company’s last production will be William Shakespeare’s “Richard III” which will run through May 24 at the Lee Center Kaufmann auditorium in Alexandria. Shows will run Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. with two Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Tickets: $13/seniors and students - $15 regular adult. Visit or or call 703-960-3398.

Ongoing Events

Teatro de la Luna presents “Volvio Una Noche” (She Returned One Night) through May 31 at Gunston Arts Center, Theatre Two, 2700 S. Lang St. Performances are Thursdays-Saturdays at 8p.m. and Saturday matinees at 3 p.m. Tickets range between $20-$30. Visit or 703-548-3092.

Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave., presents “The Happy Time” by Kander and Ebb through June 1. Listen to the story of Jacques Bonnard. Visit or 703-820-9771 for tickets and times.

Watch “Closing Time” by Owen McCafferty through June 7 at Theatre on the Run, 3700 S. Four Mile Run Drive. Visit or 703-536-1600.

See “Fables for the Tables” on Sunday afternoons at 2 p.m. through June 22 at 219 Restaurant, 219 King St. Presented by Natural Theatricals. No cover charge, but must have brunch. 703-549-1141 for reservations.