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Next Season Announcement!


Opens July 8:

The Eaton Woman


by Anthony Ernest Gallo
directed by Trix Whitehall
A Guest Production from The Seventh Street Playhouse

In this political dramedy based on the true story of the famous "Petticoat Affair" during Andrew Jackson's presidency, a group of determined and razor-tongued Cabinet wives brings the government to its knees. Snappy repartee with lavish period costumes. This play by prolific ANthony Gallo is a treat for the eyes and ears.

July 8-17
Friday and Saturday at 8:00
Sundays at 2:00

Ticket prices: $20 General Admission, $16 Students/Seniors/Military, $12 Youth (12 and under with adult)
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Opens July 29:

A Few Good Men


by Aaron Sorkin
directed by Patrick Mullen
A Guest Production from Off The Quill

When do the ends no longer justify the means? This is just one of the questions raised in Academy-Award winner Aaron Sorkin's hit Broadway debut. A Few Good Men follows the court-martial of two Marines in the summer of 1986, put on trial for the suspicious death of PFC William Santiago. Assigned to the case is Lt. Daniel Kaffee, a young JAG with a penchant for plea bargaining. Under pressure from Lt. Cmdr Jo Galloway, Kaffee and the Defense find themselves uncovering a conspiracy, confronting the morality of war, and indicting the Marine Corps Code of Honor.

July 29 - August 13
Friday and Saturday at 8:00
Sunday August 7 at 2:00

Ticket prices: $20 General Admission, $16 Students/Seniors/Military, $12 Youth (12 and under with adult)
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Auditions

Auditions for Dinner with Friends

by Donald Margulies, will be held at the theater, on Monday, July 18, and Tuesday, July 19, at 7:00. Callbacks, if necessary, will be on Thursday, July 21.
Director Bob Kleinberg is casting 2 women and 2 men.

Performances are weekends November 4 - 20.
All roles are open and unpaid.

Karen and Gabe
A married couple in their early 40s.
Beth and Tom
A married couple in their early 40s.

Married couples Karen and Gabe and Beth and Tom have been best friends for years, raising their children, sharing their summers at Martha's Vineyard and dreaming how they will grow old together. Yet one evening at dinner, with Tom going out of town, Beth breaks down and tells Karen and Gabe that her marriage to Tom is falling apart. Unable to travel due to a storm, Tom finds out that Beth has broken the news without him, contrary to their agreement, and is furious. Tom visits Karen and Gabe and presents his side of the story. Now, each one now begins to wonder whether their lives were just lies, their relationships over, and their dreams only fantasies.


Announcing our 2016-2017 Season

Dinner With Friends by Donald Margulies
November 4-20
Directed by Bob Kleinberg
A husband and wife reevaluate their marriage after their closest friends decide to split up after twelve years.
Seussical by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty
December 2-18
Directed by Jon Gardner
Choreographed by Rikki Howie Lacewell
A fantastical, magical, musical circus!. All your favorite Dr. Seuss characters come to life, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, and Mayzie LaBird. The colorful characters transport you from the jungle of Nool to the invisible world of the Whos, while the Circus McGurkus fills the stage with unicycles, juggling, acrobatics and more!
A Visit from Scarface by V. Cate and Duke Ernsberger
January 20 - February 11
Directed by Keith Brown
It's 1930, and successful screenwriter Ben Hecht is in a pickle. He's just written a script for the movie Scarface, inspired by gangster Al Capone. It's guaranteed to be a hit, if Capone's hit-men don't get him first.
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee conceived by Rebecca Feldman, Additional Material by Jay Reiss, Music and Lyrics by William Finn, Book by Rachel Sheinkin
March 3-25
Directed by Jeffery Lesniak
Choreographed by Rikki Howie Lacewell
An eclectic group of six mid-pubescents vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime. While candidly disclosing hilarious and touching stories from their home life, the tweens spell their way through a series of words hoping to never her the soul-crushing, pout-inducing life-unaffirming 'ding' of the bell that signifies a mistake. Six spellers enter; one speller leaves!
Tribute by Bernard Slade
April 21 - May 15
Directed by Gayle Negri
A popular actor has spend his life shirking responsibility. When he discovers he is terminally ill with leukemia, he attempts to reconnect with his long-estranged son.

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All shows start at 8pm unless otherwise stated. For reservations or more information call 301-441-8770.
Greenbelt Arts Center, 123 Centerway, Greenbelt MD 20770
Greenbelt Arts Center is a 100-seat blackbox theater, with plenty of free on-site parking.
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