Season 29: 2020

Can Holmes solve the mystery of Christmas

Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Christmas Carol

After an ominous warning from his nemesis Professor Moriarty, three unexpected callers arrive on Christmas Eve uncovering clues from the detective’s past, present and future. Can they save Holmes and his world from a dire end?

The funniest farce ever written!

Noises Off

Called “the funniest farce ever written,” (Clive Barnes, The New York Post) Noises Off presents a hilarious behind-the-scenes peek at an acting troupe rehearsing and performing the farce “Nothing’s On.”

Local Author

The Highest Tide

A sensory experience emanates from the pages of local author Jim Lynch's bestselling novel, which instantly transports us beneath the waters of a marine world teeming with infinite life and exquisite possibility.

At the Washington Center Black Box

For Peter Pan On Her 70th Birthday

When Ann thinks of her father, she immediately remembers playing Peter Pan in her hometown theater in Iowa, particularly when he used to bring her flowers after her performance. A loving look at a family’s view of death, life, and the allure of never growing up.

A dramatic parable for our time

A Bright Room Called Day

From the Pulitzer-winning playwright behind Angels in America comes a dramatic parable for our time. A Bright Room Called Day follows a group of artists and political activists struggling to preserve themselves in 1930s Berlin as the Weimar Republic surrenders to the seduction of fascism.

Epic Fairytale

Into the Woods

Wishes do come true, but at a price. One of Stephen Sondheim’s most celebrated scores and most popular musicals, Into the Woods is sure to be a treat for the whole family.

Snow in Midsummer

Executed for a murder she did not commit, young widow Dou Yi vows that if she is innocent, snow will fall in midsummer and a catastrophic drought will strike.

At the Washington Center Black Box

This Flat Earth

At a middle school in a seaside town, the unthinkable has happened, placing a bewildered community in the national spotlight.

Refreshingly honest, wholly original

Fun Home

When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life.

A New Holiday Tradition

A Christmas Carol

Join us for a holiday classic that’s sure to please, with a healthy dose of holiday cheer, plenty of carols and music, and the kind of ghostly special effects that only Harlequin can deliver.