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ToDo ToDay: Underground Comedy, Richard II, and James McBride

Spending a night watching unknown performers share their creative work with an audience of strangers can easily backfire, and comedy open mics are not necessarily a safe bet. But expect some surprises Monday nights at Townhouse Tavern, where some of D.C.’s best stand-up comedians perform each week. Read more >>> The show begins at 8 p.m. [...]

This Week in Theater: Richard II and Henry V

Actor Michael Hayden is two for two in Shakespeare Theatre Company's "Leadership Repertory" productions of Richard II and Henry V. Richard relies more on serious moments among the actors, while Henry is a bit more light-hearted—while still touching on the necessary dramatic moments. Presenting both plays at the same theater with much the same cast [...]