Playwright Mary Zimmerman’s fabled tale comes to Arena Stage as actors and audiences adjust to the biggest “Metamorphoses” pool to date.
Mary Zimmerman’s “Metamorphoses” features tales of transformation with such familiar figures as Poseidon and Narcissus and with the themes of love, suffering, loss and redemption. Zimmerman started it at Northwestern University in 1996 and won a Tony in 2002. Geoff Packard plays Ceyx. Matt McClain/For The Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.