National Theatre

One of the oldest continuously operating playhouses in the country, this is a lovely, old-fashioned space in which to enjoy a show.
Metro Center (Red, Blue and Orange lines), Gallery Place-Chinatown (Red, Green and Yellow lines)

Bright Star Theatre: Happily Ever After

Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood, and Rumpelstiltskin are magically brought to life resulting in an endless stream of laughter and plenty of chances for kids to become a part of the show. Best for age 4 and older. At the Helen Hayes Gallery.
Through 3/29

Blithe Spirit

Angela Lansbury plays Madame Arcati in the comedy that follows a newly married man haunted by his dead wife.
4/21 - 4/26

Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye: The Farewell Tour

Dame Edna, the Australian comedian with cotton-candy-colored hair and glittery glasses, stops in D.C. during her final tour.