Post Tagged with: "Warner Theatre"

50 Shades! The Musical Leaves DC Hot and Howling in Laughter

50 Shades! The Musical Leaves DC Hot and Howling in Laughter

By Punch Correspondent Attie Poirier  Shrill shrieks and raucous laughter filled DC’s Warner Theatre this weekend as it hosted the 50 Shades! The Musical national tour. Conceived by a Chicago-based improv troupe, the musical is a satirical parody on the E.L. James’ international bestseller that is perhaps best known by its “mommy porn” notoriety. The show [...]

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50 Shades! The Musical to Premiere in DC at the Warner Theatre

50 Shades! The Musical to Premiere in DC at the Warner Theatre

For four performances only, the hilarious, fantastical musical which is a parody of the popular Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy, 50 Shades! The Musical, will hit the nation’s capital. With sold out audiences in Chicago and New York screaming for more, and a hit run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with a 4-star review you [...]

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Monty Python’s SPAMALOT Returns to the Warner Theatre

Monty Python’s SPAMALOT, which was the Tony Award Winner for Best Musical in 2005 returns to the Warner Theatre for a one week only run starting Tuesday, March 13th. I’ve been a Monty Python fan since I walked in on my older sister who was in high school, laughing hysterically at what I thought to [...]

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“Yeah Yeah” for Fela! at Warner Theatre

“Yeah Yeah” for Fela! at Warner Theatre

Post by Punch Preview Correspondent Whitney Stringer On Thursday evening, local media mavens were invited to Warner Theatre for the premiere of Fela! The energetic performance pays ode to the life and music of Nigerian “firebrand, iconoclast, rabble-rouser and composer of genius, Fela Kuti. The activist musician honed a unique sound filled with musical inspirations [...]

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BLACK OPULENCE Celebrity Gifting Suite (BET Honors 2012)

BLACK OPULENCE Celebrity Gifting Suite (BET Honors 2012)

  Post and photos by Punch Correspondent Darryl Keeton On Saturday afternoon, D.C.’s  K Street Lounge was the site for the Black Opulence Celebrity Gifting Suite to celebrate the 2012 BET Honors.  The BET Honors was being taped in nearby Warner Theatre and is an event celebrating African-American achievement in business, entertainment and media. The [...]

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Septime Webre’s The Nutcracker : December 1 – 24th

Septime Webre’s The Nutcracker : December 1 – 24th

Year after year (for 50 years, actually) Washingtonians are thrilled by the Washington Ballet and Septime Webre’s version of The Nutcracker which for all intents and purposes, is very Washingtonian.  This one-of-a-kind classic ballet is set in 1882 Georgetown and stars George Washington as the heroic Nutcracker, King George III as the villainous Rat King, Anacostia Indians, frontiersmen, and many [...]

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