Posts Tagged ‘a christmas carol’

A Christmas Carol Smackdown! Olney Theatre vs. Keegan Theatre

A Christmas Carol is like crack to theater companies: do it every year or not at all, but after your first hit, you’re hooked on that sweet holiday revenue. No other play can rake in the kind of cash to pay for the rest of your season, which is why this year we have a [...]

Arts Roundup: We’re Bigger than Wyoming Edition

Christmas is on the doorstep, and in the spirit of the season, the accusations are flying. Nina Totenberg hates Christmas! (Wait! She doesn't!) TBD is gay! Donovan McNabb can't get any respect!
In WaPo this morning, Peter Marks writes up the Jewish drag-queen holiday revels of Kinsey Sicks running at Theater J through Jan. 2. OK, so [...]

Thundersnow Shuts Down Ford’s Theatre

This just in from spokesperson Liza Lorentz:
Ford’s Theatre has canceled both performances of “A Christmas Carol” for Saturday, December 19, 2009. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused by this change, but we felt it to be in the best interest of our patrons and staff. A decision regarding Sunday’s performances will be announced tomorrow.
Ford's [...]