Category Archive for: Press Releases

The 2018-2019 Season at Keegan

The Keegan Theatre is proud to announce its 2018-2019 season, featuring a diverse blend of plays and musicals, including 2 Regional Premieres, 2 DC Premieres, and 2 new Keegan PLAY-RAH-KA productions for young people and families. READ/DOWNLOAD FULL SEASON ANNOUNCEMENT PRESS RELEASE ________________________ September 2018 LINCOLNESQUE by John Strand directed by Colin Smith Leo has

Keegan Premieres Laura Eason’s THE UNDENIABLE SOUND OF RIGHT NOW, Opening May 5

April 24, 2018: The Keegan Theatre presents the Washington, DC premiere of Laura Eason’s hilarious and heartbreaking play THE UNDENIABLE SOUND OF RIGHT NOW on May 5, 2018. Directed by Brandon McCoy, the play features a stellar cast with Chris Stezin, Susan Marie Rhea, Jessie Power, Josh Sticklin, Kevin Hasser, and Ryan Sellers. It’s 1992. Chicago. Hank is

CHICAGO Extends and Announces Benefit for Adventure Theatre MTC

March 16, 2018: Due to record pre-sales and audience demand, The Keegan Theatre has extended the run of CHICAGO through April 14, 2018, and has added Wednesday performances. The April 11 performance has been designated as a benefit for Adventure Theatre MTC, to help offset their financial burden after a March 2nd fire forced the cancellation of nine shows

Boiler Room Series Announces Full Company of WOMXN on Fire Festival

February 26, 2018: This March, Keegan’s Boiler Room Series will turn up the heat for six local womXn playwrights, six local womXn directors, and a host of actors with the return of the newly named WOMXN on Fire Festival. Building on the success and audience feedback of last year’s festival, this year the festival will feature

PRK Opens THE BOCKETY WORLD OF HENRY & BUCKET March 19

February 22, 2018: Keegan PLAY-RAH-KA presents Sarah Argent’s play for young people and families, The Bockety World of Henry & Bucket, opening on March 19, 2018 at the Andrew Keegan Theatre in Washington, DC. The production is designed for kids as young as 4 years old and plays for public audiences at Keegan on Saturday,

Razzle Dazzle Comes to Keegan Stage: CHICAGO Opens March 10

February 15, 2018: The Keegan Theatre is excited to announce the March 10, 2018 opening of the legendary musical CHICAGO. With a book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander, and lyrics by Fred Ebb, CHICAGO is the winner of six Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, the Grammy Award for Best Musical Cast Recording, and two

Boiler Room Series Launches WOMXN on Fire Festival with Open Call

January 26, 2018: This March, the Boiler Room Series will turn up the heat for six local womXn playwrights, six local womXn directors, and a host of actors with the return of Keegan Theatre’s newly named WOMXN on Fire Festival. Building on the success and audience feedback of last year’s festival, this year the festival will feature six

Keegan Theatre Presents DC Premiere of UNNECESSARY FARCE

January 4, 2018: The Keegan Theatre opens 2018 with the Washington, DC premiere of Paul Slade Smith’s award-winning stage comedy, UNNECESSARY FARCE. Opening on January 23, this delightfully hilarious comedy is directed by Ray Ficca and features actors Jon Townson, Noah Shaefer, Mario Baldessari, Karen Novack, Emily Levey, Jenna Lawrence, and Christopher Herring. Ray Ficca most recently appeared

Keegan’s AN IRISH CAROL Returns for the Holidays

November 27, 2017:  The Keegan Theatre’s annual holiday classic An Irish Carol, written by Dublin native and Keegan company member Matthew J. Keenan, returns for its seventh season.  A beloved holiday tradition that has played to sold-out audiences since premiering in 2011, An Irish Carol runs December 14- 31, 2017. Keegan audiences return year after year to

Keegan PLAY-RAH-KA Presents HOW TO CATCH A LEPRECHAUN

HOW TO CATCH A LEPRECHAUN Returns December 16 Family Fun Back by Popular Demand November 19, 2017: Keegan PLAY-RAH-KA is proud to present its first main stage family programming production of the 2017-2018 season, How to Catch a Leprechaun by local playwrights Mario Baldessari and Ethan Slater. The delightful children’s musical is based on the familiar Irish folktale



Current Productions

Learn about the productions that are currently playing and coming up next at Keegan.

Keegan PLAY-RAH-KA

Looking for Keegan productions for kids and families? See what’s next onstage from Keegan PLAY-RAH-KA!