The Theatre Listings

The Theatre Listings

Opening June 9 and showing weekends through June 24, Port City Playhouse presents Tennessee Williams’ Summer and Smoke at the Lee Center for the Performing Arts, 1108 Jefferson St. All performances begin at 8 p.m., and will be on June 9, 10, 16, 17, 20, 23 and 24.

Tickets are $14 general admission, $12 for seniors and students through high school and $10 for groups of 10 or more. Buy tickets by calling 703-838-2880, e-mail or visit

Summer and Smoke fund-raiser for the Alexandria Commission on Persons with Disabilities. Tennessee Williams play presented in conjunction with the Port City Playhouse at the Nannie J. Lee Center, 1108 Jefferson Ave., 8 p.m., Saturday, June 10.

Funds will be used to support the ACPD’s Gerry Bertier Scholarship and its Community Organization Grant. Tickets are $20 each, but further levels of support are welcome. Contact Mike Hatfield at 703-519-3357, 703-838-4976 TTY, or

“The David Dance,” by Don Scime will run through June 10.

When David, a gay radio talk show host, goes head to head on the air with a born-again talk show host, the battle lines are drawn on the issue of gay adoption. Meanwhile, David grapples with self doubts when asked to be a father figure to his sister’s adopted daughter. Performed by the Trumpet Vine Theatre Company at Theatre on the Run.

Call 703-912-1649 or visit

The Children’s Theatre presents “Alice in Wonderland.” The story follows Alice as she tumbles down the rabbit hole into Wonderland and begins an implausible journey where she meets the Cheshire Cat, Tweedledum and Tweedledee, the Mock Turtle, Mad Hatter, and the Queen of Hearts.

The show runs June 2-11, Fridays at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 3 and 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 3 p.m. Shows will be performed at the Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre, 125 S. Old Glebe Road, Arlington (near Glebe Road and Rt. 50). Parking is free.

Tickets are available at the door: $10 for adults and $8 for children, students and seniors. Seating is reserved, reservations are recommended. Call 703-548-1154.

“Blithe Spirit” runs Wednesdays through Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m., June 3 through 24 at the Little Theatre of Alexandria, 600 Wolfe St.

Call the box office at 703-683-0496. Box office hours are Tuesday through Friday, 1-9 p.m., and during productions Saturday and Sunday 1-4 p.m. and Saturday 7-9 p.m.

Ticket prices range from $14-17 for adults, dependent on the day of the show, and $13-17 for juniors.

“Guachos (Desclasados)/ Wanderers (Orphans)” through June 17.

The U.S. premiere of this season’s runaway hit in Buenos Aires, the play is a situation comedy about a likeable street person and a young writer.

Presented by Teatro de la Luna at the Gunston Theatre Two. Call 703-548-3092 or visit