August 7, 2010 Leave a comment
President Obama and his wife Michelle have been made honorary chairs of a Washington DC theatre about to reopen following extensive renovations.
The Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater will reopen with a black-tie gala on 25 October and the Obamas are expected to attend.
The season will continue with revivals of Oklahoma! and a stage adaptation of the John Grisham novel A Time to Kill.
Washington mayor Adrian Fenty and his wife have also been made co-chairs. Read more of this post