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Opening This Weekend: INTO THE WOODS JR

Opening This Weekend: 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
DC Area Community Theater Premier

DC Area Community Theater Premier

Opening night: Friday, October 27! 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...?" 
A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

In partnership with the City of Gaithersburg, KAT presents A Christmas Carol at the Gaithersburg Arts Barn. Ebenezer Scrooge is a prosperous curmudgeon who believes that personal wealth is far more valuable than the happiness and comfort of others. With an infuriated “Bah! Humbug!” Scrooge summates his feelings of Christmas tidings and charitable giving, but he’s forced...
Update to Our 2017-2018 Season

Update to Our 2017-2018 Season

Fall 2017: The Bridges of Madison County Music/Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown Book by Marsha Norman Based on the novel by Robert James Waller Directed by Craig Pettinati Music Direction by Stuart Y. Weich Winter 2018: Steel Magnolias Written by Robert Harling Directed by John Nunemaker Spring 2018: Priscilla, Queen of the Desert Directed by...
KAT Junior to Return March 2018

KAT Junior to Return March 2018

KAT Junior returns to the stage next March with Disney’s The Lion King JR!   About Winter 2018’s Experience: Young actors, singers and dancers rising into grades 6-9 are invited to audition for, rehearse, and perform Disney’s The Lion King JR.  During rehearsals, Kensington Arts Theatre (KAT) Junior participants will also learn about and explore many...
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...
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...
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.
Willy Wonka JR at the Arts Barn

Willy Wonka JR at the Arts Barn

Thanks to everyone who came to see the show, and thanks to the production staff, cast, and crew for their hard work! Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka JR follows enigmatic candy manufacturer Willy Wonka as he stages a contest by hiding five golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Whoever comes up with these...
Thanks for coming to see The Addams Family!

Thanks for coming to see The Addams Family!

Morticia and Gomez Addams want to continue living amongst death, pain and suffering, the way they always have. But then there is a change in plans. Their eldest child, Wednesday, has fallen in love with a strange boy, Lucas Beineke. To the Addams, strange is normal. Happy is sad. The Addams believe life revolves around...