About Us

About MD Theatre Guide

The Maryland Theatre Guide is an online performing arts news magazine, covering theatre, music, and dance in the Maryland, Washington DC, and Northern Virginia area. We also produce a podcast and original videos.

On June 1, 2011 the MD Theatre Guide launched as a free online magazine for the performing arts community and its audiences.

The MD/DC/NOVA theatre community has embraced our online magazine, sharing our reviews on social media, creating a buzz for excited theatregoers.

Our Mission:

MD Theatre Guide’s mission is to provide reviews and articles that are fair and honest, thorough, and family friendly.

Special Features:

Through the online magazine, readers gain free access to the following information and special features.

Top Five Shows of the Week: A weekly Column discussing Maryland’s top five must-see shows for the week.
“What’s Playing” Events Calendar: A run-down of the performing arts shows throughout the month and year.
What’s Playing: Located in the sidebar, the What’s Playing section highlight’s selected productions that are coming soon or currently playing.
Theatre Guide: 
An in-depth theatre guide section that lists each theatre according to the area and provides direct access to more information via their website.
Auditions and Opportunities:  Here you will find audition notices for theatre, music, and dance. Also, jobs and camps/classes notices.
Half-Price Tickets: Limited availability of half-price tickets for theatre performances throughout Maryland, DC, and Northern VA.
Readers’ Choice Awards: We honor local performing arts organizations with the annual Readers’ Choice Awards.

Who We Are:

We are a team of dedicated writers and editors who seek to bring attention to what’s playing across MD, DC, and Northern VA.  Our backgrounds include experience in the performing arts, writing, editing, as well as a love and appreciation of live theatre, music, and dance.

Our Review Philosophy:

READ article about MD Theatre Guide’s review philosophy.

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