National Players

August 31, 2017 | Michelle Queen

Labor Day Festivities Top Our Weekend Planner, Sept. 1 – 4

Glen Echo Park is the place to be this weekend with the 47th Annual Labor Day Art Show, Saturday’s open house featuring free classes and demonstrations, and Monday’s  showcase of Irish music and dance. Kensington celebrates the Labor Day holiday weekend with their annual art show and on Monday, the 50th rendition of their Labor […]

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August 25, 2016 | Michelle Queen

Weekend Planner, Aug. 26 – 28 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the calendar: Friday, August 26:  Retrospect perform at the Bethesda Metro Station Plaza from 6 to 9 p.m. Free. Friday Night Live Concert Series at Rockville Town Square features Soul Gravity playing acoustic rock at 6:30 p.m. Free. Wrap the work week up with Gaithersburg’s Zumba in […]

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July 29, 2014 | Staff Writer

Photo of Prospero (Craig Wallace) and his daughter Miranda (Leah Filley) look on as Ferdinand (Alexander Korman) laments his father's fate in Olney Theatre Center's production of THE TEMPEST.

National Players Present The Tempest at Olney Theatre (Video)

National Players present The Tempest directed by Jason King Jones on Olney Theatre’s outdoor stage now through August 3. A tremendous tempest causes a shipwreck and scatters a cargo of noblemen across a mysterious island. Little do they know that Prospero, the banished Duke of Milan, is at the helm of all magic and mystery. […]

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September 3, 2013 | Staff Writer

National Players Present Macbeth

National Players present two performances of Shakespeare’s Macbeth at Olney Theatre Center’s Historic Stage, 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney. Macbeth captures the story of an ambitious couple gripped with murderous thoughts. Witches, floating daggers, moving forests, and blood that refuses to wash away—who can tell what is real and what is imagined? Shakespeare’s twisted tale […]

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October 17, 2012 | Staff Writer

Comedy of Errors by National Players

National Players 65th Tour Announced

Martin Platt, Artistic Director of Olney Theatre Center, and Jason King Jones, Director of National Players, are pleased to announce the titles for the 65th anniversary tour of National Players. For the first time this century National Players will tour with three productions, Shakespeare’s Macbeth and Comedy of Errors, and Homer’s Odyssey. National Players has […]

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