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 Choreography by Kristin Rigsby Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young...
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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A Great Run for Jesus Christ Superstar

A Great Run for Jesus Christ Superstar

Jesus Christ Superstar tells the biblical story of Jesus Christ's final days of life.
Thanks for making 2nd Stage's Disney's Aladdin JR a big success!

Thanks for making 2nd Stage’s Disney’s Aladdin JR a big success!

Performance Dates: October 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25 (CLOSED) Music by Alan Menken Lyrics by Howard Ashman, Tim Rice Book Adapted and Additional Lyrics by Jim Luigs Music Adapted and Arranged by Bryan Louiselle Directed by Fred Zirm Music Direction by Arielle Bayer Produced by Doe B. Kim Based on the 1992 Disney film, Aladdin...
Thanks for Making CHESS a Success

Thanks for Making CHESS a Success

From Bangkok to Budapest the players, lovers, politicians, and spies manipulate and are manipulated to the pulse of a monumental rock score that includes “One Night in Bangkok” and “Heaven Help My Heart.”
Launch of KAT Junior

Launch of KAT Junior

KAT Junior provides a safe learning environment with positive role models teaching open-mindedness and acceptance of others, while helping artists to be in tune with their emotions to inspire both individual expression and ensemble teamwork. KAT Junior teaches the positive impact of commitment and focus on a specific task, to accomplish something lasting and memorable,...
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...
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

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 [potentially made-up] words hoping to never hear the soul crushing, pout inducing, life un-affirming "ding" of the bell that signals a...
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....
Thanks for coming to see Winnie the Pooh!

Thanks for coming to see Winnie the Pooh!

Welcome to the Hundred Acre Wood, where Winnie the Pooh is once again in search of honey. Along the way, he meets his pals Tigger, Piglet, Rabbit, and Owl but soon discovers that Christopher Robin has been captured by the mysterious Backson! As they prepare for a rescue operation, the animals learn about teamwork, friendship,...
A Great Run for THE JUNGLE BOOK KIDS

A Great Run for THE JUNGLE BOOK KIDS

Thanks to all of our wonderful patrons who came to support the show, with several families coming multiple times! Thanks to the cast, production staff, and awesome tech crew for making the production a success. Come see us next March at the Arts Barn for Winnie the Pooh KIDS. For more information, please visit the KAT Second...
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).