Photo of the cast of “Much Ado About Nothing” by Tony Powell.          .


STC’s 2022/23 Season has begun, but it’s not to late to join us with a mini-package of three plays: King Lear, The Jungle and Here There Are Blueberries.

Being a subscriber means saying yes to classical theatre. It means embracing the best and biggest stories and getting closer to Shakespeare. As well as receiving superb benefits like free ticket exchanges, discounts, and access to special events, you’ll be part of a movement celebrating the shared experiences that matter.

Our loyal band of subscribers is growing all the time. Take your seat as the curtain rises on a new age; an age of vital stories, audaciously told.


Simon Godwin, Artistic Director

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King Lear

Enthralling Epic Drama

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Simon Godwin

February 23–April 2

Caught in a carousel of memory, the head of a dysfunctional royal family grapples with power-hungry children and the threat of losing the empire he created. Real and imagined worlds coalesce, creating a political and personal horror that threatens to swallow the mind of the monarch. The incomparable Patrick Page (Hadestown, The Gilded Age) returns to STC as the once-revered king caught in an emotional hurricane ravaging his home, head, and heart.

The Jungle

Unprecedented Theatrical Event

St. Ann’s Warehouse and Good Chance production

By Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson / Directed by Stephen Daldry and Justin Martin
Originally a National Theatre, Young Vic, and Good Chance co-production

March 28–April 16

Welcome to The Jungle where cultures collide and thousands dream of crossing the English Channel to the possibility of freedom. Laughter, tears, allegiances, and prayers are shared by this extraordinary community of refugees caught up in a global crisis beyond their control.

STC teams up with Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company to bring this exclusive theatrical experience to Washington after sold-out runs in the West End and in New York. Co-directed by Tony Award winner Stephen Daldry (An Inspector Calls, The Crown) and Justin Martin, this “thrilling…ravishing…devastating” play (The New York Times) immerses the audience in the camp’s environment “to astonishing emotional effect” (The New Yorker).

Note: Due to limited capacity, priority will be given to subscribers of STC or Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Golden Ticket holders.

Here There Are Blueberries

Fascinating Historical Mystery

By Moisés Kaufman and Amanda Gronich
Conceived & Directed by Moisés Kaufman
Devised with Scott Barrow, Amy Marie Seidel, Frances Uku, Grant James Varjas, and the Members of Tectonic Theater Project

Here There Are Blueberries is the winner of the 2022 Theater J Trish Vradenburg Jewish Play Prize.

May 7–May 28

A mysterious album of never before seen Nazi-era photographs arrives at the desk of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum archivist Rebecca Erbelding. As Rebecca and her team of historians begin to unravel the shocking story behind the images, the album soon makes headlines around the world. In Germany, a businessman sees the album online, recognizes his own grandfather in the photos, and begins a journey of discovery that will lead him to a reckoning of his family’s past and his country’s history.

Here There Are Blueberries tells the story of these photographs – what they reveal about the perpetrators of the Holocaust, and about our own humanity.


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