Posts Tagged ‘Constellation Theatre Company’

The Spray’s the Thing

There are some places where splash zones are just necessary. A Gallagher show. The National Aquarium’s dolphin exhibit. Sea World. But at D.C. theaters? Turns out, yes. Arena Stage’s production of Mary Zimmerman’s Metamorphoses, opening Feb. 8, features a large pool in the center of their round stage. When Constellation Theatre produced Metamorphoses in May [...]

This Week in WCP Arts: Summer Music Guide!

Summer Music Guide! That's what you'll find on the cover of this week's City Paper—our picks for the best classical, jazz, hip-hop, indie rock, and EDM. Oh, and a fuck-ton of listings. Basically, you're covered.
Jeffry Cudlin leads the arts section with his review of the National Gallery of Art's "Joan Miró: The Ladder of Escape," which [...]

Constellation Theatre’s Aquatic Metamorphoses Runs Deep

The black-box theater at Source is not an obvious place to build a pool. First of all, it's small—a perfect space for intimate audiences and shows that focus on content but eschew spectacle. In that sense, the venue doesn't quite lends itself to Constellation Theatre Company's staging of Metamorphoses.  Based primarily on Ovid's poem, Mary Zimmerman's [...]

The Final Days of Gaurav Gopalan

This article, from this week's print edition, expands and updates a blog post from last week.
The email came just a few weeks ago. The header said “A Huge Favor.” For Gaurav Gopalan, Heather Haney would probably have done two. She was that fond of him. Many, many people were.
They had met in the spring of [...]

Freestylin’ D.C.: Taking on the Tea Partiers and Overexposed Celebrities

Happy Monday everyone! Here’s a list of free and low cost things to do tonight through Wednesday night from Free in DC. Enjoy!
The Constellation Theatre Company holds a free staged reading of Tales of Twisted Love at Source, 1835 14th St. NW, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will be handed out starting at 7 p.m.
AlterNet's [...]