MetroStage

12/9 - 1/8/17

Fully Committed

Washington actor Tom Story takes more than 40 characters in this one-act, one-man show.
2/2/17 - 3/12/17

The Gin Game

Roz White and Doug Brown star in the Pulitzer Prize-winning two-person play.
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Editorial Review

Alexandria theatergoers have fond memories of the old MetroStage on Duke Street. The theater lost the space a few years ago, and Carolyn Griffin, the producing artistic director, has spent most of her energies raising the funds for a new house. The company kept in the limelight by staging readings of new works, like "Water on the Moon," and a series of cabarets in the Alexandria Lyceum. Eventually, Griffin's fundraising and construction efforts succeeded and, in 2001, a new MetroStage was created out of the old Smoot Lumber warehouse, just off the water at the northern end of Old Town. With a design by architect Skip Maginniss, the space has been transformed into a 150-seat theater with a modern look.

--Brad Hathaway