Posts Tagged ‘hampton yount’

ToDo ToDay: Porgy and Bess, Stand-Up Comedy, and Cotton Candy

The return of Porgy and Bess to the National Theatre means much more than rousing dance numbers: It was the first musical performed for a desegregated audience at the gilded Pennsylvania Avenue NW venue. This tour stop of the much-updated Porgy and Bess, which snagged the 2012 Tony for Best Revival, is unlikely to reach similar heights of [...]

This Could Be Funny: Hampton Yount’s Haterade

Your next seven days should be filled with laughter. The following could help.
Friday, June 24: Shawn Mikael's Theater at DC Improv
There aren't enough variety shows in town. Yes, there's stand-up and there's sketch but the two don't hang out nearly enough. Shawn Mikael’s Theater is filling the void with four shows over two days in [...]