Arcturus Theater CompanyRecognition


The Arcturus Theater Company presents contemporary stage works and lesser-known works of classic playwrights that stimulate dialogue on relevant topics that are unlikely to come up naturally in everyday conversation.


January 2, 2017

The performance of Wendy Wilmer in The Pelican is listed as one of the best from a professional theater in DC in 2016

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From DC Metro Theatre Arts

June 25, 2016

Review of Mariposa & the Saint.

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From DC Metro Theatre Arts

June 21, 2016

Interview with Julia Steele Allen of Mariposa & the Saint.

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From DC Theatre Scene

May 17, 2016

Review of August Strindberg's The Pelican.

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From DC Theatre Scene

May 17, 2016

Review of August Strindberg's The Pelican.

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From DC Metro Theater Arts

October 6, 2015

An ambiguous plot thread provokes discussion about The Point.

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From DC Metro Theater Arts

September 16, 2015

Interview with Marilyn Ansevin Austin, author of The Point.

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From DC Theatre Scene

September 13, 2015

Women’s Voices Theater Festival aims for gender parity, with plays like The Point.

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From TheaterMania

January 3, 2015

Ross Heath’s direction of Distracted is listed as one of the best from a professional theater in DC in 2014.

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From DC Metro Theater Arts

January 3, 2015

The performances of John Stange and Dana Gattuso in Distracted are listed as two of the best from a professional theater in DC in 2014.

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From DC Metro Theater Arts

November 11, 2014

Christopher Henley's article on Arcturus' production of John Cage'sTheatre Piece.

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From DC Theatre Scene

November 5, 2014

Arcturus' approach to depicting tragedy.

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From theatreWashington

June 20, 2014

Review of Arcturus' production of Lisa Loomer's Distracted.

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From DC Metro Theater Arts

January 27, 2014

All Souls Memorial Episcopal Church opens its doors to Arcturus and other arts groups.

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From the Washington Post

January 24, 2014

Arcturus joins many other DC theaters in showcasing world premieres of works by women playwrights in September to October of 2015.

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From the Washington Post

August 19, 2013

Review of Arcturus' production, Full Bloom.

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From DC Theatre Scene

August 17, 2013

Review of Arcturus' production, Full Bloom.

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From DC Metro Theater Arts

May 18, 2013

Ross Heath recounts how Arcturus was formed.

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From Bucks County Courier Times

February 1, 2013

Review of Arcturus' production, 3 by Samuel Beckett.

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From dcist

January 28, 2013

Review of Arcturus' production, 3 by Samuel Beckett.

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From DC Theatre Scene

January 25, 2013

Review of Arcturus' production, 3 by Samuel Beckett.

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From DC Metro Theater Arts

January 8, 2013

Preview of Arcturus' inaugural show by Ross Heath.

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From DC Metro Theater Arts