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Free Community Events

SIGNATURE THEATRE COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

2014/15 Fall Community Events

All programs are free. No reservations required.

Inside Signature

On the first Thursday of the month, join us for a casual glimpse into the lives and creations of Signature’s artists and staff. Programs are subject to guest artist availability. Please check website for most current guest listings.

First Thursday of every month
1 – 2PM
The Mead Lobby at Signature Theatre
4200 Campbell Avenue, Arlington VA 22206

January 8
Whitney Bashor, Barbara in the world-premiere musical Diner, is no stranger to Signature, having played Katrina in The Hollow in 2011. Join her as she discusses working with Kathleen Marshall, Barry Levinson and Sheryl Crow. Please note the special date for January’s Brown Bag due to New Year’s Day.

February 5
Joe Calarco, Signature’s new Resident Director and Director of New Works, has been directed some of Signature’s most acclaimed productions. He will talk about his long history with Signature, Signature in the Schools and what the future has in store for world premieres at Signature Theatre.

March 5
A cast member from John Kander and Greg Pierce’s new musical Kid Victory will join us for this very special Inside Signature.

April 2
Meet members of the cast of Soon. They’ll share their unique experiences working on this new quirky musical love story.

May 7
Acclaimed scenic designer, Misha Kachman, sits down with us to share insight into his designs for Signature’s Cabaret. Past Signature credits include The Threepenny Opera and Brother Russia.

June 4
Ending Signature’s 25th season, we bring you Wesley Taylor, Cabaret’s Emcee and former star of Broadway’s Rock of Ages, The Addams Family and NBC’s Smash.

Off Book: Signature at the Library

On the first Monday of every month, come join us downstairs in the Shirlington Library, to learn more about the shows upstairs. Meet with artists to discover the secrets behind Signature’s shows. This is your chance to get a deeper look at the scripts, the scores, and everything in between. Programs are subject to guest artist availability. Please check website for most current guest listings.

First Monday of every month
7 – 8PM
Arlington Public Library, Shirlington Branch
4200 Campbell Avenue, Arlington VA 22206

January 5
Popcorn and Movie Night: SPECIAL TIME – 6:30 PM

People Magazine, in writing about the film, Diner, wrote “all the performances are remarkable.” Come see for yourself in a special showing of this classic film.

February 2
The cast and crew of 2015’s Signature in the Schools join to celebrate the 20th anniversary of this landmark program. They’ll also get up on their feet and show you what they’ve been working on in rehearsals and some of the skills they’ve developed during the program’s fabled Boot Camp. The production opens to the public on March 9.

March 2
Nick Blaemire, songwriter of Signature’s Glory Days and star of Broadway’s Godspell, sits down to share insight into Soon, the Signature world premiere musical that he’s written the book, music and lyrics.

April 6
Signature co-founder and frequent star of Signature’s productions, Donna Migliaccio, will share her Signature story with the world from first production to her current work.

May 4
Matthew Gardiner, Signature’s Associate and Artistic Director, and Maggie Boland, Managing Director, will spend the evening looking back at the successes of the 25th anniversary season and will give special sneak previews into the upcoming 26th season.

June 1
A Signature favorite will stop by to chat about his long history with Signature and upcoming production of Kander and Ebb’s masterpiece, Cabaret.