Perisphere Theater produces plays that examine personal and collective history and the notion of history itself.

ABout PERISPHERE THEATER

Perisphere Theater is a professional theater company in Montgomery County, Maryland, serving the Washington metropolitan area.

OUR VISION

To provide a theater experience that gives audiences a greater appreciation of history and of those who are often left out of its retelling.

OUR VALUES

Artistic excellence: We pursue the highest possible theatrical quality so we can engage our audience intellectually and emotionally.

Diversity: We make equitable decisions about the plays we choose to produce and the people we choose to hire and elevate.

Antiracism: We actively seek to provide opportunities for BIPOC theater artists, recognizing the need to not only eliminate racial barriers to participation but also make amends for historical injustice. 

Respect: We always show the utmost respect for our collaborators and our audience and we refuse to allow harassment, disparagement, or objectification in connection with our productions or operations.

UPCOMING
PLAY

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UPCOMING PLAY:

TIME IS ON OUR SIDE

August 2021 - 16 Performances

R. Eric Thomas’s Time Is On Our Side at the Silver Spring Black Box Theatre this August. Gerrad Alex Taylor will direct the comic drama, which won the Barrymore Award (Philadelphia) for Best New Play when it was produced by Simpatico Theatre in 2016.

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