Weekend Events: ‘“Master Harold”… And the Boys’ Staged in Bethesda; E.L. Doctorow Adaptation at Strathmore
What's happening April 13-15
Via Round House Theatre
“Master Harold” … And the Boys—Friday, Saturday and Sunday—Round House Theatre, Bethesda
Round House Theatre began a production this week of Athol Fugard’s play set in 1950s South Africa. “Master Harold” … And the Boys follows two black men and the son of a white shop owner as they unexpectedly bond over the course of an afternoon.
Shows are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $36 to $51, although the Saturday afternoon show is pay-what-you-can.
A Room with a Clue—Friday, Saturday and Sunday—F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre, Rockville
Presented by A Taste For Murder Productions, A Room with a Clue features a gaming group that plays a live version of “Clue” that becomes all too real. Costumes are encouraged.
Shows are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $35 per person or $60 per couple.
YFN Lucci—Friday night—The Fillmore, Silver Spring
Atlanta rapper YFN Lucci is coming to The Fillmore after his first studio album Ray Ray From Summerhill came out in March and hit the Top 20. Opening acts are OC Hermo and M-Burb.
Tickets are $22. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
Arrested Development—Friday night—Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
After performing for nearly 20 years, hip hop group Arrested Development is putting on a show in Bethesda. The musicians are known for their brand of positive hip hop and their aim for uplifting messages.
Tickets are $45 to $65 for the 8 p.m. show.
Ragtime in Concert—Sunday—The Music Center, Strathmore, North Bethesda
Adapted from E.L. Doctorow’s novel, the musical Ragtime tells the story of three families in New York at the start of the 20th century. The Young Artists of America and Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras will perform a symphonic theatrical production.
Tickets are $18 to $68 for the 4 p.m. show.