Quotidian Theatre Company is presenting Hubert Henry Davies's The Mollusc, directed by Jack Sbarbori, thru August 4.It's the story of a woman whose aim is "to do nothing."She "enslaves the members of her household" to do her will....until her brother tries to break her cycle of entrapment. The Edwardian comedy of ill manners debuted on the London stage in 1907.The production stars Marnie Karanek, Craig Houk, Brendan Murray & Emily Gilson. Performances take place at The Writer's Center in Bethesda.
Rockville Musical Theatre will present Hairspray on select days, July 5-21 at F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre. Hairspray is set in Baltimore in 1962, when a plus-size teen realizes her dream of dancing on a popular TV show.Her appearance transforms her into a star with the power to dethrone the reigning teen queen, win the affection of a heartthrob and integrate a TV network.
Rockville Little Theatre's fall season will begin with a production of Arsenic & Old Lace by Joseph Kesselring on September 27.
Music Center at Strathmore
Elite Entertainment will present Carol Burnett: An Evening of Laughter & Reflection in The Music Center at Strathmore on July 25.The actress, singer, writer, & comedian “will spontaneously answer audience questions with montages of her show sprinkled throughout in a format that harkens back to the legendary openings of The Carol Burnett Show—giving the studio audience an unfiltered glimpse into her wit, wisdom, and comic genius.”