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Helen Hayes Awards

Theatre Washington Announces Nominees for 2015 Helen Hayes Awards

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
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Numerous members of the Washington D.C. Theatre chose to brave a rough snow storm on the night of January 26, 2015, making their way to

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Raising a Glass to Elaine Stritch

Sunday, August 10th, 2014
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Elaine Stritch, dead at 89 but neither gone nor forgotten, was celebrated on the evening of August 7 at the Metropolitan Room on West 22nd.

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WAT’s Proust Questionnaire: Jan Maxwell –
Broadway’s Best to Rule in The Castle

Friday, June 21st, 2013
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Jan Maxwell is Broadway royalty, only one of two actresses in history (the other is Angela Lansbury) to receive a Tony nomination in all four

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Daryl Roth—For the Love of Theatre

Sunday, February 21st, 2010
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For all of Daryl Roth’s talents and accomplishments, what you most take away from a meeting with her is a sense of the respect and

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Fatherless Daughters

Fatherless Daughters: A Journey from Loss to Forgiveness

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009
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By Eleanor Foa Dienstag Pamela Thomas, a professional writer whose father died when she was ten years old, took nine years to write Fatherless Daughters:

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Blithe Spirit—The Ticket to Lift Spirits

Sunday, March 22nd, 2009
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Younger fans may love watching Angela Lansbury solve crimes in reruns of Murder, She Wrote, but may not have a full appreciation of this actress’s

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Building Castle on the Air

Sunday, March 15th, 2009
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Crime dramas have always made popular TV shows. The challenge is to keep the format fresh, finding new characters, plots and settings to engage viewers.

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