Welcome to Dissocia

Ever arrived at a destination and thought to yourself, “How in the world did I get here?”  You may have heard this phenomena referred to as “highway hypnosis” or “hypnotic absorption.”  This “lost time experience” is a form of every-day dissociation and happens to all of us. Imagine, for a moment, if you were to spend much of your life …

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Season 11 is Here

Welcome to Season ELEVEN.  This marks new decade of growth and change for Theater Alliance with a new re-shaped mission that more accurately reflects our direction forward: To develop, produce and present socially conscious, thought-provoking work that fully engages with our community in active dialogue. We will create and share art that matters.   You are going to see over the …

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‘Broke-ology’ prepares for opening…

Theater Alliance presents ‘Broke-ology’, the inaugural production at the Anacostia Playhouse this August 14th – September 8th! As we prepare for load-in this weekend, we are able to get some answers from set designer Harlan Penn about his inspiration behind the genius… Q: What inspiration did you draw upon to create the set design for ‘Broke-ology’? Much of my inspiration …

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‘Broke-ology’ Rehearsals Begin!

Today is the first day of rehearsals for ‘Broke-ology’, the first production of our Season Eleven! The scripts are printed, the Brita water filter is filled, and all that remains is for the actors to arrive… We chatted with Candace L. Feldman, the director behind ‘Broke-ology’, about what to expect this August… Q: What does Broke-ology bring to the Anacostia …

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Creating a “Wonderful Life” with Jason Lott

We chatted with Jason Lott, the fantastic actor behind the colorful characters of Bedford Falls, about his work on Wonderful Life. Enjoy a sneak peek at this happy holiday production! Q: What first drew you to this project? Was there a certain spark or idea that led to wanting to work on Wonderful Life? It’s all Helen’s fault…  Helen first …

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The Real Superheroes in YOUR Life

We at Theater Alliance recently requested stories of the ‘real-life superheroes’ from our audience for the chance to win free tickets to Reals.  Whether it be a loved one, friend, or favorite barista, we wanted to hear about the people who help make your life a little more….super! We are delighted to share the submissions by Leah Daniels and Harriette …

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