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Students ages 1-18 grow as artists and innovators through 6 and 14-week classes in theatre, dance, filmmaking, performance, access, and early childhood. 


The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

Leap through the wardrobe and into a winter wonderland in this dance-based remount of Imagination Stage’s Helen Hayes award-winning production of C.S. Lewis’s treasured novel.

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Imagination Stage 40th Anniversary Gala:
Celebrate the Past, Imagine the Future

Celebrate Imagination Stage’s 40 years as the most respected multidisciplinary theatre arts organization for young people in the DC metropolitan region. The 2019 Annual Gala will jumpstart the holiday season in spectacular fashion!

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Now Playing for Ages 1-5: Inside Out

It’s bedtime! But instead of getting ready, two children use their imaginations to turn their room into a wonderland of mess! While playing dress-up, a glove becomes a dancing fish, a shirt becomes a fantastic creature, and a sock dance rocks the closet. In this interactive show, discover the joy of turning things inside out!

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6th Annual Play Off Competition

Based on popular 24-hour play festivals around the country, Imagination Stage is hosting its 6th Annual Play Off competition for middle and high school students! Teams include a playwright, director, and up to six actors who work to produce a 10-minute play working from prompts given the day before.


Join Us for our 40th Anniversary Season!

It’s a monumental year at Imagination Stage – we’re turning 40! We are celebrating our past by remounting popular shows in our history – The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (2012) and Zomo the Rabbit: A Hip-Hop Creation Myth (2009). We’re also creating the future with a world premiere multi-media production of Thumbelina, plus many more celebrations and special performances in store. It’s our birthday-year, come join the party!

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