Time weaves ribbon of memory to sweeten life when youth is through and rivers run where they can ramble— but it’s time to take time to see all of the magic they’ve got to do— the they being Monumental Theatre Company and the magic being their street-savvy modern coming-of-age production of Pippin. Directed by Rebeca Wahls with Musical Direction by Leigh Delano and Choreography by Ahmad Maaty, this sleek and slick production of Stephen Schwartz’ Pippin is reaching out to a new generation;
You’ve seen all the stage shows there are to see
With musical fortitude and pride
But if there’s something new you’re craving
Try out the musical of Bonnie & Clyde.
Monumental Theatre Company is of the suggestion
That they ought to go and raise a little hell
So they’ve put together this here production
Of two famous outlaws we know well
Bringing to the DMV the professional premiere
For a little company that is quite the great stride
It’s a limited run,
Entering their fourth season as a professional theatre outfit, NextStop Theatre Company is making butter out of cream with their smashing season opener, Catch Me If You Can. Based on the DreamWorks Motion Picture, this snazzy musical— featuring book by Terrence McNally, music by Marc Shaiman, and lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman— will inspire you to hop a Pan Am flight down to Herndon, Virginia so you don’t miss out on all the excitement and entertainment the show has to offer.