Nelson Pressley

Theater criticWashington, D.C.


Are there enough good roles for women of color? Not yet, says the cast of Katori Hall’s “Blood Quilt”

  • Apr 17, 2015

Round House Theatre stages an epic-scale show with Annie Baker’s adaptation.

  • Apr 14, 2015

Aaron Posner adapts the Russian playwright in this bitingly funny, Tony-winning comedy at Arena Stage.

  • Apr 12, 2015

Longtime force behind the Helen Hayes Awards recovering from spinal surgery.

  • Apr 10, 2015

Actors in two-man show still recuperating.

  • Apr 9, 2015

Chad Beckim explores uneasy relationships in his new play at Woolly Mammoth.

  • Apr 7, 2015

Helen Hayes goes fast & furious, and it’s not a good look

  • Apr 7, 2015

Big winners included “Side Show,” “Sunday in the Park,” “Colossal” and the small troupe Theater Alliance.

  • Apr 6, 2015

A 16-piece ensemble leads “Simply Sondheim” this month at Signature.

  • Apr 5, 2015

Two creative riffs on the Chekhov classic — and one bar game — will open soon.

  • Apr 3, 2015
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