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Reviews August 16, 2019

Washington City Paper: LEGALLY BLONDE

Keegan’s Legally Blonde Is a Frothy, Fast-Paced Delight Legally Blonde bends and snaps its way into your heart, whether you want it to or not. The musical is as fun and effervescent as the movie on which it’s based. Elle’s charm is essential for the show to work, and it flows through the entire production.

Reviews August 8, 2019

DC Theatre Scene: LEGALLY BLONDE

A delightfully funny, sweet summer musical “Oh. My. God.  Oh my god, you guys!” Keegan Theatre’s production of Legally Blonde is so over-the-top, fabulously fun – the perfect sweet treat on a sweltering DC summer evening. Director Ricky Drummond dials up the campiness with fun sight gags and asides to the audience, all played for laughs. Ashleigh King’s

Reviews August 7, 2019

DC Metro Theater Arts: LEGALLY BLONDE

In this summer of our discontent – what with unchecked climate change, racist politics, and mass murders – a bit of cheer in the form of a frothy tale of a privileged white girl who, through dint of smarts, integrity, and cuteness, winds up not only happy but more privileged than ever, can be a

Announcements July 24, 2019

Firefly Restaurant Partners with Keegan for LEGALLY BLONDE

Dupont Restaurant Supports Neighborhood Theatre with 20% Discount for Ticket Holders and Serves Special Elle Woods-Inspired Cocktail Flight July 24, 2019 — “Bend and snap … works every time!” Beginning August 3, The Keegan Theatre will bring the character of Elle Woods to Dupont Circle with the Washington, DC premiere production of LEGALLY BLONDE. During the

Announcements Press Releases June 24, 2019

Keegan Announces Cast and Creative Team for LEGALLY BLONDE

DC Premiere of Musical Opens August 3 June 24, 2019: The Keegan Theatre closes out its 22nd season with the award-winning musical LEGALLY BLONDE, opening on August 3, 2019. Based on the hit movie, LEGALLY BLONDE is a fabulously fun and energetic musical, wrapped up with a snappy pink bow! It features music and lyrics

Reviews June 20, 2019

Metro Weekly: RIPCORD

Deb Gottesman and Claire Schoonover let ‘er rip as dueling retirees in Keegan’s rollicking “Ripcord” David Lindsay-Abaire’s raucous farce Ripcord might be about the beginning of a beautiful friendship, or the origin of one nasty feud, depending on whether anyone’s left standing when this duel of pranks finally comes to an end. Director Megan Thrift

Reviews June 19, 2019

DC Metro Theater Arts: RIPCORD

The cute little old ladies are up to something at the sunny nursing home. They share the same room and enough wit to fight over the turf like two college roommates. If only we all could grow old with such spunk and physicality! The woman-child trope of David Lindsay-Abaire’s Ripcord at Keegan Theatre is the familiar

Reviews June 19, 2019

The Washington Post: RIPCORD

David Lindsay-Abaire is up to his old tricks again in “Ripcord,” a zany comedy about feuding seniors. Bet you can’t keep ahead of the twists in the sitcom play “Ripcord,” David Lindsay-Abaire’s “Odd Couple” romp for two women thrust together in a senior living complex. They are roommates who don’t get along: One’s sweet, the

Announcements Press Releases May 20, 2019

Keegan Announces Cast and Creative Team for David Lindsay-Abaire’s RIPCORD

REGIONAL PREMIERE OPENING JUNE 15 May 20, 2019: The Keegan Theatre presents David Lindsay-Abaire’s heartwarming and hilarious comedy RIPCORD, making its regional premiere on June 15, 2019 at The Andrew Keegan Theatre in Washington, DC, with the press opening slated for June 18. About RIPCORD: A sunny room on an upper floor is prime real estate

Announcements Awards May 14, 2019

Keegan Theatre Wins 4 Helen Hayes Awards

On Monday, May 13, 2019, the DC theatre community gathered to celebrate outstanding artists and productions of 2018 at theatreWashington’s 35th Annual Helen Hayes Awards at The Anthem in SW DC. Keegan is honored to have earned 10 total nominations and 4 wins in 3 categories for work on 2018 productions of Chicago and As You Like


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