Author Archive for Sarah Kaplan

Hip Shot: Arlington National Cemetery: My Forever Home

Goethe Institut
Remaining Performances:
Friday, July 26, 7:45 p.m.
They say: "An unusual personal story woven with the traditions of Arlington National Cemetery and the daily "life" that happens there brings comfort and surprise insights into the ongoing importance of this special place, which will eventually be Ellouise Schoettler's 'forever home.'"
Sarah's Take: A play whose main focus is [...]

Hip Shot: Body Armor

Remaining Performances:
Saturday, July 20, 10 p.m.
Wednesday, July 24, 10 p.m.
Friday, July 26, 10:15 p.m.
Sunday, July 28, 2:45 p.m.
They say: "Shot down and stranded in Afghanistan, three soldiers face death on foreign soil; their only hope of rescue a mysterious woman on the radio. Surrounded by their fellow soldiers’ remains, they confront the price of American [...]

Hip Shot: The Politician

Goethe Institut
Remaining Performances:
Saturday, July 20, 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday July 24, 5:45 p.m.
Sunday, July 28, 12:00 p.m.
They say: "Peter Peters returns as a ruthless politician in a play combining last year’s Fringe hit The Pundit and its thrilling sequel. “Deflates its target with a sharp satiric pin,” said The Washington Post of last year’s sold-out run."
Sarah's [...]

Hip Shot: Funny Stories 2

Caos on F
Remaining Performances:

July 13, 4:45 p.m.
July 16, 8:15 p.m.
July 18, 10:15 p.m.
July 20, 9:30 p.m
They say: "In Funny Stories 2, NPR storyteller James Judd picks up where last year’s hit Funny Stories left off with a collection of new stories, fan favorites and classics from his vault of hilarious stories from [...]