Shows

The following is a list of current and upcoming productions in Washington, D.C., featuring stories and themes related to or involving the practice of law, social justice issues, and/or political activism.

TheaterShowStartEndThemes
Signature TheatreThe Upstairs Department
April 26June 12Culture & Identity; Religious Freedom
Studio TheatreJohn Proctor is the Villain
April 27June 12First Amendment Rights (Free Speech); Gender Justice (Feminism, Sexual Violence); Student Rights
Prologue TheatreThe Revolutionists
April 28May 22Economic Justice (Income Inequality); Gender Justice (Feminism, Sexual Violence); First Amendment Rights (Protest & Activism)
Mosaic Theater CompanyMarys Seacole
May 5May 29Health Care; Racial Justice
Woolly MammothThere’s Always the Hudson
May 9June 5Gender Justice (Sexual Violence); Mental Health
Shakespeare Theatre CompanyOur Town
May 12June 11Culture & Identity; Mental Health; Religious Freedom; Racial Justice
Olney Theatre CompanyThe Joy That Carries YouMay 15June 12Religious Freedom; LGBTQIA+ Rights (Sexual Orientation)
Theater JFires in the Mirror: Crown Heights, Brooklyn, and Other Identities
June 9July 3Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (Culture & Identity, Representation); Religious Freedom
Olney Theatre CompanyThe Music ManJune 17July 24Disability Rights (Accessibility); Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (Representation); Consumer Rights
Shakespeare Theatre CompanyRed Velvet
June 16July 17Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (Representation); Legislation & Regulation; Racial Justice
Kennedy CenterHarper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird
June 21July 10Trial Practice (Criminal Law) Racial Justice; Sexual Violence
Mosaic Theater CompanyIn His Hands
June 22July 17LGBTQIA+ Rights (Sexual Orientation); Racial Justice; Religious Freedom
Studio TheatreThe Hot Wing King
June 22July 31LGBTQIA+ Rights (Sexual Orientation); Racial Justice
The NationalSix: The Musical
July 5Sept. 9Gender Justice (Feminism, Sexual Violence)
Kennedy CenterThe Band’s Visit
July 5July 17Culture & Identity; Religious Freedom