Plan your visit

Theater Alliance performances will generally be held at the Anacostia Playhouse, though in some cases they will be held at other venues such as the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop and Atlas Performing Arts Center.

Anacostia Playhouse

2020 Shannon Place SE
Washington, DC 20020

Driving Directions

The Anacostia Playhouse is located at the heart of Historic Anacostia, one block from the corner of MLK Jr. Avenue & Good Hope Road SE. It is easily accessible via the 11th Street Bridge near the Navy Yard, the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge (via S. Capitol Street) near Nationals Park, and the Anacostia Freeway (295) via the MLK Jr. Avenue SE exit.

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Street parking is available on Shannon Place SE.

Public Transit

Metro Bus lines: 90,  92,  93,  A9,  A42,  A46,  A48,  B2,  P6,  U2

Eat and drink local

Support restaurants and bars in and around Historic Anacostia! Choose from Theater Alliance recommendations, including options ranging from steps from the Playhouse to just over the bridge in Barrack’s Row and Navy Yard.

Historic Anacostia

Support neighborhood businesses and dine just steps from the Playhouse

Art-drenaline 365 Café

Inside the Anacostia Arts Center
1231 Good Hope Rd. SE
(202) 306-5545

Uniontown Bar and Grill

2200 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
(202) 450-2536

Mama’s Pizza Kitchen

Pizza, Sandwiches, Wings, and More
CARRY-OUT (LIMITED INSIDE SEATING)
2028 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE
(202) 678-6262

Capitol Hill Crab Cakes

Fresh Seafood, Made to Order
CARRY OUT (LIMITED INSIDE SEATING)
1243 Good Hope Rd. SE
(202) 678-5000

Caribbean Citations

Traditional Jamaican. Bring in a traffic or parking citation for a discount!
CARRY OUT (LIMITED INSIDE SEATING)
1208 Maple View Pl. SE
(202) 750-8744

Turning Natural

Fresh Juices, Smoothies, and Vegan Food
CARRY OUT (LIMITED INSIDE SEATING)
2025 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
(202) 800-8828

Barrack's Row

Cross the 11th Street Bridge and dine near Eastern Market

Ambar

Balkan Cuisine
523 8th St. SE
(202) 813-3039

Belga Café

European Cuisine
514 8th St. SE
(202) 544-0100

Lavagna

Fresh Italian
539 8th St. SE
(202) 546-5006

Matchbox

Pizza, Standard American Fare
521 8th St. SE
(202) 548-0369

Medium Rare

Prix Fixe Steak Bistro
515 8th St. SE
(202) 601-7136

Rose's Luxury

Named Best New Restaurant by Food and Wine Magazine
717 8th St. SE
(202) 580-8889

Ted's Bulletin

Local Chain, American Retro Favorites
505 8th St. SE
(202) 544-8337

Navy Yard

Cross the 11th Street Bridge and dine near Nationals Park

Bluejacket / Arsenal

Brewery and Brewpub
300 Tingey St. SE
(202) 524-4862

Osteria Morini

Italian Cuisine
301 Water St. SE
(202) 484-0660

Kruba Thai & Sushi

Thai and Asian Fusion
301 Tingey St. SE
(202) 484-0234

Agua 301

Mexican Cuisine
301 Water St. SE
(202) 484-0301

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