Oresteia

Experience Aeschylus’ trilogy ‘Oresteia’—the three plays known as ‘Agamemnon,’ ‘The Libation Bearers’ and ‘The Eumenides’—at Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Sidney Harman Hall. The epic work is Michael Kahn’s final production at the Washington, D.C., theater, where he has served as artistic director since 1986.

ANACOSTIA PLAYHOUSE

2020 Shannon Place SE, Washington, D.C. 202/241-2539; theateralliance.com

“Klytmnestra: An Epic Slam Poem,” fusing Kabuki, African dance and Greek myth, is a dynamic retelling of the classic tale written to vindicate a mother slain by her own son’s hand. Through June 16. $30-$40.

ARENA STAGE

1101 Sixth St. SW, Washington, D.C. 202/488-3300; arenastage.org

“Jubilee,” a cappella music-infused play inspired by the world-renowned Fisk Jubilee Singers. Kreeger Theater. Through June 2. $41-$95.

CAT THEATRE

319 N. Wilkinson Road, Henrico. 804/262-9760; cattheatre.com

“Office Hours,” by Norm Foster, follows six different stories unfolding at the same time in a race toward quitting time. June 7-22. $13-$33.

DOMINION ENERGY CENTER

600 E. Grace St., Richmond. 804/592-3330; dominionenergycenter.com

Central Virginia Dance Academy: “Passports Please!” Carpenter Theatre. June 1-2. $9-$16.

Comedian Tom Segura. June 13. $37-$77.

FAUQUIER COMMUNITY THEATRE

Theatre at Vint Hill, 4225 Aiken Drive, Warrenton. 540/349-8760; fctstage.orgFOLGER THEATRE

201 E. Capitol St., SE, Washington, D.C. 202/544-7077; folger.edu/theatre

“Love’s Labor’s Lost,” Shakespeare’s comedy about lovers and clowns, foolery and the follies of the heart. Through June 16. $42-$79.

FREDERICKSBURG THEATRE ENSEMBLE

Fred’s Theater, 810 Caroline St., fourth floor. fredericksburgtheatre.org

“Hand to God,” by Robert Askins, explores the startlingly fragile nature of faith, morality and the ties that bind us. Not suitable for children. May 24-26. $10.

GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY

Center for the Arts, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. 703/993-8888; cfa.gmu.edu

National Community Band Festival. June 1. $5-$12.

Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas. hyltoncenter.org

“Old Bridge Chamber Orchestra Goes to Broadway.” May 25. $15-$20.

Northern Virginia Ballet: 2019 Recital. May 26. $15-$20.

Manassas Chorale: “Silver Salute (to the Red White and Blue).” May 31. $18-$20.

KENNEDY CENTER

2700 F St. NW, Washington, D.C. 800/444-1324; kennedy-center.org

Washington National Opera: “Tosca,” Opera House. Through May 25. $35-$300.

Ballet Across America with Dance Theatre of Harlem and Miami City Ballet, Opera House. May 28 to June 2. $29-$119.

“Byhalia, Mississippi,” Evan Linder’s timely and heartwarming comedy about race, infidelity and family. June 7 to July 7. $49-$89.

“Shear Madness,” a whodunit that holds the Guinness world record as the longest-running play in America. Theater Lab. Ongoing. $54 and up.

MOSAIC THEATER COMPANY

Atlas Performing Arts Center, Lang Theatre, 1333 H St. NE, Washington, D.C. mosaictheater.org

“Sooner/Later” navigates the paths of romance, marriage and parenting while exploring the pains and pleasures of all three. Through June 16.

MUSEUM OF THE BIBLE

Pure Flix World Theatre, 400 Fourth St. SW, Washington, D.C. 866/430-MOTB; MuseumoftheBible.org

“Amazing Grace,” one-act version of the inspirational Broadway musical. Through Aug. 18. $50-$65.

THE NATIONAL THEATRE

1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 800/514-3849; TheNationalDC.com

RICHMOND TRIANGLE PLAYERS

Robert B. Moss Theatre, 1300 Altamont Ave., Richmond. rtriangle.org

“Miss Gulch Returns!” imagines the “Wizard of Oz” character Almira Gulch as a second-tier nightclub performer. Through May 25. $10-$35.

RIVERSIDE CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

Off U.S. 17 in Falmouth. 540/370-4300; riversidedt.com

“The Pirates of Penzance” places Gilbert and Sullivan’s beloved comic operetta in late-18th-century Virginia, when King George III ruled the colony. Through July 7. $37-$72; show-only tickets available.

ROUND HOUSE THEATRE

Lansburgh Theatre, 450 Seventh St. NW, Washington, D.C. 240/644-1100; RoundHouseTheatre.org

“A Doll’s House, Part 2,” a sequel to Henrik Ibsen’s 1879 masterpiece that opens up old wounds with fresh insight, unexpected humor, and modern sensibility. June 5-30. $41-$70.

SHAKESPEARE THEATRE COMPANY

Sidney Harman Hall, 610 F St. NW, Washington, D.C. 202/547-1122; shakespearetheatre.org

“The Oresteia,” the sole surviving trilogy in Greek tragedy: “Agamemnon,” “The Libation Bearers” and “The Eumenides.” Through June 2.

SIGNATURE THEATRE

4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington. 703/820-9771; signature-theatre.org

“Spunk,” based on three short stories by Zora Neale Hurston and infused with blues music. Through June 23.

STAGE DOOR PRODUCTIONS

810 Caroline St., third floor. stagedoorproductions.org

“Play On!” a comedy by Rick Abbott. May 31-June 2 and June 7-9.

VIRGINIA REPERTORY THEATRE

The November Theatre, 114 W. Broad St., Richmond. 804/282-2620; va-rep.org

”The Wiz,” based on L. Frank Baum’s “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,” is set to the sounds of R&B, soul and pop. June 21 to Aug. 4. $36 and up.

Theatre Gym, 114 W. Broad St., Richmond. 804/282-2620; va-rep.org

“Gloria” follows editorial assistants at a prestigious Manhattan magazine. Through June 2. $20 and up.

WESTMORELAND PLAYERS

16217 Richmond Road, Callao. 804/529-9345; westmorelandplayers.org—Compiled by Gail Choochan

—Compiled by Gail Choochan

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