Coming Soon...Spring 2019

Coming Soon…Spring 2019

May 10, 2019 – May 26, 2019 Book, Music and Lyrics by Lionel Bart Directed by John Nunemaker Music Direction by Stuart Weich   The streets of Victorian England come to life as Oliver, a malnourished orphan in a workhouse, becomes the neglected apprentice of an undertaker. Oliver escapes to London and finds...
Coming Soon...Winter 2019

Coming Soon…Winter 2019

Feb 08, 2019 – Feb 24, 2019 Adapted by Steven Dietz Directed by Pauline Griller-Mitchell   The world’s greatest detective has seemingly reached the end of his remarkable career when a case presents itself that is too tempting to ignore: The King of Bohemia is about to be blackmailed by a notorious...
Coming Soon...Fall 2018

Coming Soon…Fall 2018

Oct 26, 2018 – Nov 17, 2018 Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim Book by Hugh Wheeler Directed by Craig Pettinati Music Direction by Stuart Y. Weich   Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife.The road...
Final Auditions: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT

Final Auditions: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT

We are looking for few more people to play these parts. Please take a look at our audition flyer. Auditions will take place this Wednesday, March 14 at 7pm.
KAT Voted Best Community Theatre in the DC Metro Area by Readers for 2016!

KAT Voted Best Community Theatre in the DC Metro Area by Readers for 2016!

Thank you to everyone who voted for us in the 2016 MD Theatre Guide readers’ poll. Over 10,000 votes were cast, and we were selected as the Best Community Theatre in the DC Metro Area. We are thrilled and honored to receive this accolade and promise that we will continue...
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Thanks for Making PETER PAN JR a Huge Success!

Thanks for Making PETER PAN JR a Huge Success!

Peter Pan JR (March 2018) Presented in Partnership with the City of Gaithersburg Location: Gaithersburg Arts Barn, 311 Kent Square Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20878 Performance Dates: March 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18 (CLOSED) *Friday shows at 7:30pm, Sat/Sun shows at 11am & 2pm DCMTA Review Purchase Tickets Online Featuring the iconic songs, “I’m Flying,” “I’ve Gotta Crow,” “I...
Rave Reviews for STEEL MAGNOLIAS

Rave Reviews for STEEL MAGNOLIAS

Concerned with a group of gossipy southern ladies in a small-town beauty parlor, the play is alternately hilarious and touching—and, in the end, deeply revealing of the strength and purposefulness which underlies the antic banter of its characters. “Harling has given his women sharp, funny dialogue…The play builds to a conclusion that is deeply moving.”...
Beautiful Run for INTO THE WOODS JR

Beautiful Run for INTO THE WOODS JR

Be careful what you wish for as Stephen Sondheim's and James Lapine's cockeyed fairytale comes to life in this adaptation of their groundbreaking, Tony Award-winning musical
BRIDGES Run Receives Rave Reviews

BRIDGES Run Receives Rave Reviews

Please check out our rave reviews! Based on the best-selling novel, BRIDGES captures the lyrical expanse of America's heartland along with the yearning entangled in the eternal question "What if...?" 
TWO ROOMS

TWO ROOMS

Performance Dates: February 17, 18, 19 (Sunday), 24, 25, 26 (Sunday), March 3, 4 CLOSED *Friday/Saturday shows at 8:15pm, Sunday shows at 2:00m Location: Kensington Town Hall/The Armory 3710 Mitchell Street, Kensington, MD 20895 Written by Lee Blessing Directed by John Nunemaker Produced by Kelsey Jenkins   THE STORY: The two rooms of the title...
Another successful run at Second Stage

Another successful run at Second Stage

The Wizard of Oz (Young Performers Edition) is a one hour adaptation specifically tailored for students in grades 5 – 12. Like so many girls her age, little Dorothy Gale of Kansas dreams of what lies over the rainbow. One day a twister hits her farm and carries her away over the rainbow to another world. Come join Dorothy, the...
Phenomenal Run for CABARET

Phenomenal Run for CABARET

Cabaret takes place from 1929-1930, a time when Berlin, in the midst of a Post-World War I economic depression, is transitioning from a center of underground, avant-garde cultural epicenter to the beginnings of Hitler’s totalitarian regime and the rise of the Nazi Party. Into this world enters Clifford Bradshaw, a struggling American writer looking for...
A Great Run for THE WHO'S TOMMY

A Great Run for THE WHO’S TOMMY

Based on the iconic 1969 rock concept album, The Who’s Tommy is an exhilarating story of hope, healing, and the human psyche. After witnessing the accidental murder of his mother’s lover by his father, Tommy is traumatized into catatonia, and as he grows up, he suffers abuse at the hands of his relatives and neighbors....
FIDDLER ON THE ROOF JR: Another successful run for KAT2!

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF JR: Another successful run for KAT2!

This special adaptation of the nine-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Fiddler on the Roof JR follows Tevye the milkman as he tries to protect his daughters and his way of life from a changing world. The show tackles the universal theme of tradition in ways that reach across barriers of race, class, nationality and religion!...
THE LARAMIE PROJECT: A Letter from Judy Shepard, Matthew's Mother

THE LARAMIE PROJECT: A Letter from Judy Shepard, Matthew’s Mother

“The Laramie Project with its powerful messages, unfortunately, continues to be relevant in the world today as you have unfortunately seen recently very close to home. Bullying, hate crimes, young people committing suicide because they are harassed and targeted for being who they are; all of these events surround us on a daily basis and...
Five Star Reviews for The Laramie Project

Five Star Reviews for The Laramie Project

The dialogue and monologues which comprise The Laramie Project are taken from interviews, news reports, courtroom transcripts, and journal entries. It is an amazing theatrical collage that explores the depths to which humanity can sink and the heights of compassion of which we are capable.
KAT Junior Closes with a Great Run of SHREK

KAT Junior Closes with a Great Run of SHREK

Everyone’s favorite ogre is back in the hilarious stage spectacle based on the Oscar-winning smash hit film. Tickets available at kat.ticketleap.com or at the door (cash only) on the day of performance.