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Enjoy an eclectic mix of short plays as the Montgomery Playhouse in partnership with the City of Gaithersburg presents the 14th Annual One Act Festival. The festival presents two separate evenings of one act plays in rotation. If you would like to see all the works offered in the festival, you will need to purchase two separate admissions.

July 17 – 26, 2015
Fridays & Saturdays at 8 PM,
and Sundays at 2 PM

Admission $20
Purchase Tickets Online

Or Call 301-258-6394 for reservations
Please Note: The plays contain adult language with adult themes and are intended for mature audiences.

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Call for Directors for MP 2015 Reading Series, deadline 3/17/2015

Montgomery Playhouse will hold a staged reading series – Montgomery Playhouse Spotlight – in 2015. The Spotlight series consists of 3 plays with rehearsals on Friday and Saturday night (7:30 pm to 10:00 pm) and performance on Sunday evening (curtain at 7:30 pm). Each performance will be followed by a short talkback with the audience.

Plays include:

An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe performance March 29, 2015

The Cave Dwellers by William Saroyan performance April 19, 2015

The Reluctant Dragon a comedy for young audiences performance June 14, 2015

MP is seeking directors for The Cave Dwellers and The Reluctant Dragon. Auditions were held in February and all parts are cast. Staging will be limited with no scenery or special lighting. Interested directors are invited to submit their resumes to Loretto McNally at lorettoam@aol.com

Please include:

Your name and contact information (email and phone number(s)

Your directing experience

Why you are interested in directing and which play interests you

This staged reading series is a new undertaking for Montgomery Playhouse and we encourage all interested directors to submit a resume.


The Montgomery Playhouse is the oldest continuously performing community theater in the Washington Metro.

Productions take place in the 99-seat theatre at the Arts Barn in Gaithersburg, MD.

Please visit http://www.gaithersburgmd.gov/about-gaithersburg/city-facilities/arts-barn for information about the facility.

Montgomery Playhouse is an all volunteer community theater. There is no compensation.

Boeing, Boeing Is Sold Out Saturday Feb 28




Tickets still available for Friday and Sunday but they will go fast!

This is the last weekend so please make your reservations early.


FINAL WEEKEND! – FEB. 27 – March 1

Make your Reservation Today
Saturday is sold out already.
Reservations are strongly encouraged – you don’t want to miss the fun!
For Reservations Call: 301-258-6394

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The reviewers all agree:
“In a nutshell, the performance of Boeing, Boeing at the Gaithersburg Arts Barn is an example of fine community theater. Its cast and production crew are seasoned, well-rounded, multi-talented individuals who are dedicated to sharing their passion with the public and supporting the arts in Maryland.” – Shannon Stiffer – Maryland Theater Guide
Boeing, Boeing”…is a non-stop laughfest, performed by one of the best ensembles I have seen on any local stage.”5 Stars- Joel Markowitz –  DC Metro Theater Arts
“In-flight entertainment for you passengers aboard this two-hour journey is truly at its peak. Roaring comedy that clips along at a breeze will keep you laughing in your seats for the duration of the flight.”
4 1/2 Stars -Amanda Gunther  Theater Bloom

Maryland's oldest community theater