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Theater

Posted 5/21/2003

Live theater in the middle of a long, wet, sticky summer! Why the hell not?

ADVENTURE THEATRE

7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo, Md., (301) 320-5331, www.adventuretheatre.org.

To June 1, The Princess and the Pea.

June 14-July 20, Mother Goose on the Loose.

Aug. 2-Sept. 9, The Gingerbread Man.

ANNAPOLIS SUMMER GARDEN THEATRE

143 Compromise St., Annapolis, Md., (401) 268-9212, www.summergarden.com, all performances 8:30 p.m. Thursdays-Sundays, $10-$12.

May 23-June 21, Evita.

June 27-July 26, The Merry Wives of Windsor.

Aug. 1-Aug. 30, My Fair Lady.

ARENA STAGE

1101 Sixth St. S.W., Washington, (202) 554-9066, www.arenastage.com.

To May 25, Ain't Misbehavin.

To June 1, An American Daughter.

AUDREY HERMAN SPOTLIGHTERS THEATRE

817 St. Paul St., Baltimore, (410) 752-1225.

May 30-June 28, The Laramie Project.

July 11-26, Hell Incorporated.

Aug. 8-23, Fifty/Fifty.

BAKER PARK BANDSHELL

Bentz and Second streets, Frederick, Md., (301) 228-2844, www.cityoffrederick.com, 7 p.m. Saturdays, free.

July 5-Aug. 23, Summerfest Family Theatre.

BLACKFRIARS PLAYHOUSE

10 S. Market St., Staunton, Va., (540) 885-5588, www.ishakespeare.com/index.htm.

June 14-Aug. 24, King Lear.

June 15-Aug. 23, Much Ado about Nothing.

June 19-Aug. 23, The Knight of the Burning Pestle.

Aug. 14-25, CommonWealth Performance Festival.

BOWIE PLAYHOUSE

Whitemarsh Park, Bowie, Md., (410) 757-5700, www.2ndstarproductions.com.

May 30-June 28, Me and My Girl.

CENTER FOR THE ARTS CONCERT HALL

Towson University, 8000 York Road, Towson, Md., (410) 830-2787, $5.

May 30-June 1, Eve-n-Eve-n-Eve.

CENTER STAGE

700 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, (410) 332-0033, www.centerstage.org,

$15-$50.

To June 15, The Rainmaker.

CHESAPEAKE CENTER FOR THE CREATIVE ARTS

194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Md., (410) 636-6597, www.chesapeakearts.org, $12-$16.

May 23-June 8, Dracula, The Musical.

June 7, A Midsummer Night's Scream.

July 5, A Fool and His Money.

July 10-20, View Through Quarter Pane.

July 31-Aug. 10, For the Return Of Albion.

Aug. 9, The Art of Murder.

CHESAPEAKE MUSIC HALL

339 Busch's Frontage Road, Annapolis, Md., (800) 406-0306, www.chesapeakemusichall.com, $12-$35.

To July 17, Oliver!

June 19-26, Robin Hood.

July 12-Aug. 16, Jack and the Beanstalk.Robin Hood.

July 26-Sept. 13, Chicago.

CLASSIKA THEATRE

4041 S. 28th St., Arlington, Va., (703) 824-6200, www.classika.org.

To May 25, Uncle Vanya.

To June 1, The Princess and the Pea.

COCKPIT-IN-COURT THEATRE

Essex campus, Community College of Baltimore County, 7201 Rossville Blvd., Rossville, Md., (410) 780-6534, www.ccbc.cc.md.us/essex/home.html, $13-$17.

June 13-29, Smokey Joe's Café: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller.

June 20-29, The Mousetrap.

July 11-20, Charlotte's Web.

July 25-Aug. 10, The Will Rogers Follies A Life in Revue.

Aug. 1-10, Having Our Say The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years.

CUMBERLAND THEATRE

101 Johnson St., Cumberland, Md., (301) 759-4990.

June 11-29, Sweeney Todd.

July 9-27, The Odd Couple.

Aug. 6-24, Big River.

DISCOVERY THEATER

Arts & Industries Building, 900 Jefferson Drive S.W., Washington, (202) 357-1500, discoverytheater.org/start.htm.

May 27-30, Black Diamond! Satchel Paige and the Negro Leagues.

June 6-20, Galapagos George.

July 1-11, Anansi Tricks the World.

July 22-25, Summer Africa! With Ssuuna.

July 26-Aug. 1, Over the Top! With Robert Strong.

ENCORE THEATRE

4801 Liberty Heights Ave., Baltimore, (410) 466-2433, $16-$29.

May 24-June 8, Soul Stirring Sam.

EVERgreen house

4545 N. Charles St., Baltimore, (410) 837-4143, www.baltimoreshakespeare.org, $15-$30.

July 11-27, As You Like It.

EVERYMAN THEATRE

1727 N. Charles St., Baltimore, (410) 752-2208, www.everymantheatre.org, $15-$30.

To June 15, The Pavilion.

FELLS POINT CORNER THEATRE

251 S. Ann St., Baltimore, (410) 276-7837, www.fpct.org, $11-$12.

To June 1, Wit.

June 26-July 13, Ella's Song.

July 17-Aug. 3, Turtle Soup.

Aug. 7-24, Trenches.

FORD'S THEATRE

511 10th St. N.W., Washington, (202) 347-4833, www.fordstheatre.org, $29-$45.

To June 8, 1776.

GOUCHER COLLEGE FULL CIRCLE THEATRE

1021 Dulaney Valley Road, (410) 337-6512.

July 24-27, Sept. 5-7, To Get to the Other Side.

GREENBELT ARTS CENTER

123 Centerway, Greenbelt, Md., (301) 441-8770, www.greenbelt.com/artscenter/, $8-$10.

June 6-28, An Evening of David Ives Shorts.

GUNSTON ARTS CENTER

2700 S. Lang St., Arlington, Va., (703) 553-8782, www.americancentury.org, $17-$25.

To May 24, The Second Man.

June 5-28, Rojo Carmin (Blazing Red).

July 3-Aug. 9, Dear World.

HARD BARGAIN PLAYERS AMPHITHEATER

2001 Byran Point Road, Accokeek, Md., www.hbplayers.org.

June 6-14, How I Learned to Drive.

July 11-19, A Lesson Before Dying.

Aug. 15-23, The Pink Thunderbird.

JOSEPHINE BUTLER PARKS CENTER

2437 Fifteenth St. N.W. Washington, (202) 387-5729, www.feetofclay.org/index.php3.

July 12-28, Hot Irony.

KENNEDY CENTER

New Hampshire Avenue and F Street N.W., Washington, (800) 876-7372, www.kennedy-center.org, $36-$41.

June 10-Aug. 2, Reduced Shakespeare Company: All The Great Books.

June 16-July 20, Woolly Mammoth: Patience.

LAUREN MILL PLAYHOUSE

508 Main St., Laurel, Md., (301) 617-9906, www.burtonsvilleplayers.org.

To June 14, Betty's Summer Vacation.

June 27-July 26, Nuts.

Aug. 3-30, Fiddler on the Roof Jr.

MARION B. COPELAND THEATRE

LeClerc Hall, College of Notre Dame, 4701 N Charles St., Baltimore, Md., (410) 467-3057, www.mobtownplayers.com.

July 10-27, Ten Reasons Why Big Betty is Stuck on the Side of the Road in a Little Pink Dress.

MARYLAND ENSEMBLE THEATRE

14 W. Patrick St., Frederick, (301) 694-4744, www.marylandensemble.org, $10-$16.

To June 7, Planet Claire.

June 20-July 26, Hedwig and the Angry Itch.

Aug. 8-16, Kennedy's Children.

Aug. 15-Sept. 20, The Complete History of the America (abridged).

MARYLAND THEATRE

21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown, Md., (301) 790-2000, www.mdtheatre.org.

May 22, Aladdin.

May 30, Ramona Quimby.

June 14, Mickey Rooney with Jan Chamberlin Rooney.

July 15, The Dean Martin Tribute A Son Remembers.

July 26, Rumpelstiltskin.

MILBURN STONE MEMORIAL THEATRE

Cecil Community College, 1000 N. East Road, North East, Md., (410) 287-1037.

June 20-29, Anything Goes.

NEW EMBASSY THEATRE

49 Baltimore St., Cumberland, Md., (301) 722-4692.

June 19-22, Harvey.

OLNEY THEATRE CENTER

2201 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney, Md., (301) 924-3400, www.olneytheatre.org, $25-$35.

May 28-June 29, Private Lives.

July 9-Aug. 10, Monster.

Aug. 20-Sept. 21, Anna Karenina.

patterson park

Baltimore, Md., (301) 467-3057, ext. 1, www.mobtownplayers.org, $10..

To May 31, Julius Caesar.

PRINCE GEORGE'S LITTLE THEATRE

6016 Princess Garden Parkway, New Carrolton, Md., (301) 577-0357.

June 13-21, Communicating Doors.

PUBLICK PLAYHOUSE

5445 Landover Road, Cheverly, Md., (301) 277-1710, $6-$10.

May 21, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

ROUND HOUSE THEATRE

8641 Colesville Road, Silver Spring, (240) 644-1100, www.round-house.org, $30-$36.

To June 8, Underneath the Lintel.

ROUND HOUSE THEATRE

corner of East-West Highway and Waverly Street, Bethesda, (240) 644-1100, www.round-house.org, $29-$37.

May 28-June 24, Pippin.

Shakespeare in The Ruins

Patapsco Female Institute, 3691 Sarah's Lane, Ellicott City, Md., (240) 644-1100, www.chesapeakeshakespeare.com.

May 30-June 15, Romero and Juliet.

SIGNATURE THEATRE

3806 S. Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington, Va., (800) 955-5566, www.sig-online.org.

To June 1, Follies.

June 17-July 27, Donna Q.

June 18-22, Mack & Mabel.

SOURCE THEATRE

1835 14th St. N.W., Washington, (202) 462-1073, www.sourcetheatre.com.

June 6-July 26, Kenneth, What Is the Frequency?

July 23-Aug. 23, Washington Theatre Festival.

STUDIO THEATRE

1333 P St. N.W., Washington, (202) 332-3300, www.studiotheatre.org, $25-$44.25.

To June 22, A Class Act.

June 6-22, Lackawana Blues.

July 1-Aug. 10, Gothic: The Byron/Shelley Project.

THEATRE HOPKINS

Johns Hopkins University, Charles and 34th streets, Baltimore, (410) 516-7159, www. jhu.edu/~theatre, $5-$15.

June 6-29, Chicago.

THEATRE PROJECT

45 W. Preston St., (410) 752-8558, Baltimore, Md., www.theatreproject.org, $10-$15.

June 13-15, Pendulum Diaries: Living Proof.

June 19-21, angels & ancestors.

TOBY'S DINNER THEATRE

5900 Symphony Woods Road, Columbia, (410) 730-8311,www.tobysdinnertheatre.com, $6.50-$41.

To May 23, Winnie the Pooh.

To June 15, Fiddler on the Roof.

June 18-Aug. 31, Footloose.

TOTEM POLE PLAYHOUSE

Caledonia State Park, Chambersburg, Pa., (888) 805-7056, www.totempoleplayhouse.org, $20.50-$29.50.

May 31-June 15, Art.

June 17-29, Thataway Jack.

July 1-13, The Mousetrap.

July 15-27, The Odd Couple (female version) .

July 29-Aug. 10, Remember, Me?

Aug. 12-24, Oil Can Symphony.

VAGABOND PLAYERS

806 S. Broadway, Baltimore, (410) 563-9135, www.vagabondplayers.com.

To May 25, The Little Foxes.

June 13-July 13, Freedom Summer.

July 25-Aug. 10, Missing Phil.

WARNER THEATRE

513 13th St. N.W., Washington, (202) 783-4000, www.warnertheatre.com.

To May 25, Madea's Class Reunion.

May 31-June 1, Margaret Cho.

WEINBERG CENTER

15 W. Patrick St., Frederick, (301) 694-6659, www.weinbergcenter.org.

July 5-9, Into the Woods.

July 18-27, The King and I.

WEST END

4615 Duke St., Alexandria, Va., (703) 370-2500, www.wedt.com.

To June 29, The Pirates of Penzance.

July 19-Sept. 6, Peter Pan.

WEST VIRGINIA CREATIVE ARTS CENTER

453 Oakland St., Morgantown, W. Va., (877) 999-9878, www.wvpublictheatre.org.

June 17-22, Always . . . Patsy Cline.

June 24-29, My Way, A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra.

July 1-6, Oliver!

July 8-13, Guys and Dolls.

July 15-20, No, No, Nanette.

July 22-27, Ain't Misbehavin.

July 29-Aug. 3, Will Rogers Follies.

Aug. 5-10, Jesus Christ Superstar.

WOLF TRAP

1624 Trap Road, Vienna, Va., (703) 218-6500, www.wolftrap.org.

May 31, A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor.

June 18-22, Dardanus.

June 20-28, La clemenza di Tito.

June 24-July 5, Dinorock's Dinosaur Babies.

July 15-20, The Sound of Music.

July 29-Aug. 2, Cinderella Eats Rice and Beans: A Salsa Fairytale.

Aug. 14-16, The Barber of Seville.

Aug. 26-31, Thoroughly Modern Millie.

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