Round House Theater Announces 40th Anniversary Season Lineup
The Maryland-based organization will present In the Heights and more.
Bethesda's Round House Theatre has announced the lineup for its 2017-18 season, the company's 40th anniversary year.
Round House will begin its new season with Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes' musical In the Heights, starring original cast member Robin De Jesús as Usnavi. Directed and choreographed by Marcos Santana, it will be presented as a coproduction with Olney Theatre Center and will be performed there September 6-October 1.
The season continues in Bethesda with the world premiere of Sarah Gancher's I'll Get You Back Again, directed by Rachel Chavkin (October 4-29), and the regional premiere of Lauren Gunderson's The Book of Will, directed by Ryan Rilette (November 29-December 24). Moira Buffini's Handbagged follows, under the direction of Indhu Rubasingham (January 31-February 25).