KAT Mainstage
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 to revenge leads Todd to Mrs....
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 photograph, and the woman at...
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 acceptance amongst a group of...
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 to create art that challenges...
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...
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...
Record Breaking Run for Les Miserables

Record Breaking Run for Les Miserables

Set in early 19th-century France, Les Misérables is the story of Jean Valjean, a burly French peasant of abnormal strength and potentially violent nature, and his quest for redemption after serving nineteen years in jail for having stolen a loaf of bread for his starving sister’s child. Valjean decides to break his parole and start...
Successful Run for Spring Awakening

Successful Run for Spring Awakening

It is based on the controversial German play Spring Awakening (1891) by Frank Wedekind which was banned in Germany for some time due to its frank portrayal of abortion, homosexuality, rape, child abuse and suicide. Set in late-19th century Germany, the musical tells the story of teenagers discovering the inner and outer tumult of sexuality....
PARADE

PARADE

The tragic, true story of the trial and lynching of a man wrongly accused of murder is brought to emotional and theatrical life by acclaimed playwright Alfred Uhry (DRIVING MISS DAISY) and Jason Robert Brown, one of Broadway’s most promising young composers (SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD).