Cast members E. Faye Butler and Nova Y. Payton flank Levi Kreis at the opening-night celebration for Smokey Joe's Café at Arena Stage.
(courtesy of Arena Stage)

On Thursday, May 8, Washington, D.C.'s Arena Stage celebrated the opening night of the Leiber and Stoller musical revue Smokey Joe's Café, directed by Randy Johnson of Broadway's recent A Night With Janis Joplin. Take a look at Tony Award winner Levi Kreis, who stars in the D.C. production, along with his fellow cast members as they enjoy the special evening.

The cast and creative team of Smokey Joe's Café pose for an opening night photo.
(courtesy of Arena Stage)