Other Venues

The Christian Life Center (Riverdale Park MD)
College Park Arts Exchange (College Park MD)
Greenbelt Recreation Department Programs (Greenbelt MD)
Harmony Hall Regional Center (Fort Washington MD)
New Deal Cafe (Greenbelt MD)
Prince George’s Summer Teen Theater (Beltsville & Bowie MD)
Prince George’s Summer Shakespeare Festival (various parks)
St. George’s Players at St. George’s Episcopal Church (Glenn Dale MD)
Theater Project Beltsville at Abiding Presence Lutheran Church (Beltsville MD)
Watkins Park Nature Center (Upper Marlboro MD)
Wolf Pack Theatre Company (Riverdale MD)



The Christian Life Center of Riverdale Park

5600 Taylor Rd, Riverdale Park, MD

Website: http://www.clcofriverdalepark.com/



College Park Arts Exchange

Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Road, College Park MD

Website: http://www.cpae.org


Location: College Park Arts Exchange


Oliver Twist at College Park Arts Exchange, Aug 4 & 5

CPAE Summer Youth Musical – Oliver Twist

Join directors Laura Lising and Allison Hughes for a fun community youth production of Oliver Twist!

Location: College Park Arts Exchange, St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 4512 College Ave, College Park MD 20740, 301-864-8880.

August 4 & 5, 2017
Friday, August 4, 2017 at 7pm
Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 3pm

Tags: College Park Arts Exchange, College Park Maryland, St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens, Allison Hughes, Laura Lising, CPAE Summer Youth Musical


TBD at College Park Arts Exchange, date

College Park Arts Exchange

Tags: College Park Arts Exchange, College Park Maryland,



Greenbelt Recreation Department Programs at the Greenbelt Community Center

Location: Greenbelt Community Center, 15 Crescent Road, Greenbelt MD 20770
Phone: 301-397-2208


Summer theater programs by the Greenbelt Recreation Department, 2016

See: Camps page.


Spring and Summer Camps by the Greenbelt Recreation Department

See: Camps page.


Artful Afternoon at the Greenbelt Community Center

Artful Afternoon Sunday, first Sunday of every month, 1pm to 4pm.
Craft project from 1pm to 3pm.
Performance, usually at 3pm.
Studio open house and sale, 1-4pm, with the Community Center’s Artists in Residence.

Location: Greenbelt Community Center Gymnasium 15 Crescent Rd.

Performance and craft workshop are free.

Tags: Greenbelt Recreation Department, Greenbelt Community Center, Greenbelt Maryland, Artful Afternoon, Free

Beech Tree Puppets present The Hollow Stump at the Greenbelt Community Center, Feb 5 at 3pm

Location: Greenbelt Community Center Gymnasium 15 Crescent Rd.

Performance and craft workshop are free.

1-3pm: craft workshop – make a mixed media wreath with artist Karla Lawrence. Materials provided, but bring any embellishments you’d like to include.

3pm: Greenbelt’s own Beech Tree Puppets performs “The Hollow Stump”. Seven very different animals seek shelter from the winter cold and snow. Adapted from the popular folktale The Mitten, this story celebrates community as the animals learn to share one space.

1-4pm: studio open house and sale with the Community Center’s Artists in Residence. Beautiful and affordable paintings, prints, fiber arts, ceramics, funky jewelry, notecards and more!

1-4pm: visit the art gallery and the Greenbelt Museum exhibit room. Enjoy paintings by Mike McConnell and a display about Lenore Thomas Straus, the artist who created Greenbelt’s iconic Mother and Child statue.

Tags: Greenbelt Recreation Department, Greenbelt Community Center, Greenbelt Maryland, Artful Afternoon, Free, Beech Tree Puppets, The Hollow Stump



Location: Greenbelt Community Center Gymnasium 15 Crescent Rd.



Harmony Hall Regional Center

Location: 10701 Livingston Road
Fort Washington, MD 20744
Telephone: 301-203-6070
Email: harmonyhall@pgparks.com

Website: http://arts.pgparks.com/Our_Facilities/Harmony_Hall_Regional_Center.htm

Harmony Hall Regional Center is operated by the Prince George’s County Department of Parks and Recreation. They have a variety of musical events. Here we list only the theatrical performances.


Alice in Wonderland at Harmony Hall, Jan 14

The Missoula Children’s Theatre presents
Alice in Wonderland

Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 11am and 1pm

Location: Harmony Hall Regional Center in Fort Washington

An original adaptation based on Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass.

Tickets: $5.

Tags: Harmony Hall Regional Center, Fort Washington Maryland, Missoula Children’s Theatre, Alice in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll


The Tantallon Community Players perform at the Harmony Hall Regional Center.



A Chorus Line
Tantallon Community Players
May 26 – June 11, 2017



New Deal Cafe

Location: 113 Centerway, Greenbelt MD 20770
Phone: (301) 474-5642
Website: http://www.newdealcafe.com/default.php

The New Deal Cafe in Greenbelt has live music most nights. Very occasionally there is theatre or puppet shows, which will be listed here.

New Deal Cafe in Greenbelt


New Deal Cafe in Greenbelt

Tags: Greenbelt Maryland, New Deal Cafe, Free Performance



Click here for Prince George’s Publick Playhouse.



Prince George’s Summer Teen Theater

Mailing Address: PGSTT, 10901 Rhode Island Ave #1952 Beltsville, MD 20704

PGSTT does an annual production in the summer. PGSTT appears to be on hold.



Shakespeare in the Parks 2016

Shakespeare in the Parks: As You Like It at various locations, Jul 11-23

The Maryland-National Capital Parks and Planning Commission, Arts and Cultural Heritage Division Presents the Prince George’s Summer Shakespeare Festival.

Bring your lawn chair and enjoy a
FREE performance in your favorite park!

AS YOU LIKE IT – Prince George’s Shakespeare in the Parks

“All the world’s a stage!” Join Rosalind and Celia as they lose themselves in the Forest of Arden, set in 1916 America and featuring music from that era. Disguised as a man, Rosalind explores the forest, searching for her banished father, while encountering shepherds, the simplicity of country life, and sweet romance. Make Shakespeare part of your world, as you relax under the stars and enjoy Shakespeare’s poetry and song with your family. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy a FREE performance in your favorite park!

Performances July 11-23, 2017

Bring your lawn chair and enjoy a
FREE performance in your favorite park!

Tuesday, July 11, 7:30 pm
Brookside Gardens
1800 Glenallan Avenue
Wheaton, 20902

Wednesday, July 12, 7:30 pm
Magruder Park
40th Avenue and Hamilton Street, Hyattsville 20782
Rain location: City of Hyattsville Multipurpose Room
4310 Gallatin Street, Hyattsville 20781

Thursday, July 13, 7:30 pm
Emancipation Park
320 8th Street, Laurel 20707
Rain location: St. Vincent Palotti High School Gymnasium
113 St. Mary’s Place, Laurel, 20707

Friday, July 14, 7:30 pm
Montpelier Mansion
9650 Muirkirk Rd, Laurel, MD 20708
Rain location: Deerfield Run Community Center
13000 Laurel Bowie Rd, Laurel, MD 20708

Saturday, July 15, 7:30 pm
Hillcrest Heights Community Center
2300 Oxon Run Dr, Temple Hills, MD 20748
Rain location: Hillcrest Heights Community Center Gym

Sunday, July 16, 3 pm
Bowie Center for the Performing Arts
15200 Annapolis Rd, Bowie, MD 20715

Wednesday, July 19, 7:30 pm
Riversdale House Museum
4811 Riverdale Rd, Riverdale, MD 20737
Rain location: Riverdale Elementary School Multipurpose Room
5006 Riverdale Road, Riverdale 20737

Thursday, July 20, 7:30 pm
Watkins Regional Park
301 Watkins Park Dr, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
Rain location: Largo/Kettering/Perrywood Community Center
431 Watkins Park Dr, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774

Friday, July 21, 7:30 pm
Southern Regional Technology and Recreation Complex
7007 Bock Road, Fort Washington 20744

Saturday, July 22, 7:30 pm
Fairwood Community Park
12390 Annapolis Road, Bowie 20720
Rain location: Glenn Dale Community Center
11901 Glenn Dale Blvd, Glenn Dale, MD 20769

Sunday, July 23, 3 pm
Publick Playhouse
5445 Landover Rd, Cheverly, MD 20784

For more information call;
301 446-3232 TTY; 301-699-2544.
http://www.pgparks.com arts.pgparks.com

Tags: Shakespeare in the Parks, William Shakespeare, As You Like It, Prince George’s Publick Playhouse, Cheverly Maryland, Fairwood Community Park, Bowie Maryland, Glenn Dale Community Center, Glenn Dale Maryland, Southern Regional Technology and Recreation Complex, Fort Washington Maryland, Watkins Regional Park, Upper Marlboro Maryland, Riverdale House Museum, Riverdale Maryland, Bowie Center for the Performing Arts, Hillcrest Heights Community Center, Temple Hills Maryland, Montpelier Mansion, Deerfield Run Community Center, Laurel Maryland, Emancipation Park, Magruder Park, Brookside Garden, Wheaton Maryland



St. George’s Players at St. George’s Episcopal Church

Location: 7010 Glenn Dale Road, Glenn Dale, MD 20769
Phone: 301-262-3285

Website: http://www.stgeo.org/SGP.shtml



Theater Project Beltsville at Abiding Presence Lutheran Church

Location: 10774 Rhode Island Avenue, Beltsville, MD 20705

Website: http://www.aplchurch.org/Theater.html


Theater Project Beltsville at Abiding Presence Lutheran Church (Beltsville MD)
Abiding Presence Lutheran Church, 10774 Rhode Island Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705

Any citizens of Beltsville and neighboring communities are welcome and encouraged to participate. If you are interested, email director Franklin Akers at frank.akers@comcast.net
-or-
leave voice mail at 240-391-6416.




Click here for Venus Theatre Play Shack.



Watkins Park Nature Center

Location: 301 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro MD 20774
Phone: 301-218-6702

Watkins Park has puppet shows on nature themes. Presentation includes the chance to meet an animal.


Watkins Nature Center Puppet Show, Apr 14 at 2pm

Watkins Nature Center at Watkins Park presents a nature-themed puppet show and a chance to meet an animal.

Watkins Nature Center, Location: 301 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro MD 20774, Phone: 301-218-6702

Tickets: $3 for residents of Prince George’s County; $4 for non-residents.

Tags: Watkins Nature Center, Watkins Park, M-NCPPC, Puppets


Watkins Nature Center Puppet Show, May 13 at 10am

Watkins Nature Center at Watkins Park presents a nature-themed puppet show and a chance to meet an animal.

Watkins Nature Center, Location: 301 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro MD 20774, Phone: 301-218-6702

Tickets: $3 for residents of Prince George’s County; $4 for non-residents.

Tags: Watkins Nature Center, Watkins Park, M-NCPPC, Puppets



Wolf Pack Theatre Company

Location: Saint John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 5820 Riverdale Road, Riverdale MD 20737
Phone: 240-271-5471
Email: dean912@live.com

Website: http://www.wolfpacktheatrecompany.com/.

Wolfpack puts on plays that raise money and awareness for social issues.


Wolf Pack presents Forsaken Angels at First Baptist Church of Hyattsville, Jun 8-24

Wolf Pack Theatre Company presents:
Forsaken Angels
By William Leary

Forsaken Angels is a story of sexual trafficking.

June 8 – 24, 2017
June 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24 at 8pm each night.

Parental Advisory: Forsaken Angels has strong, coarse language, sexual situations and graphic violence. Not appropriate for younger viewers.

Wolf Pack Theatre Company at First Baptist Church of Hyattsville
Location: 5701 42nd Avenue, Hyattsville MD 20781

Tickets: $20 Adults, $15 Senior, Student or Military. Buy Tickets here. Reservations: dean912@live.com or call 240-271-5471.

Tags: Wolf Pack Theatre Company, Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Riverdale Maryland, William Leary, Forsaken Angels


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