The View from Yalta + Going to the Protest Alone + Love Onion: Crazy Like a FOX

Part rallying cry, part group hug, Rise Up! is an artistic response to the life and times we live in.


Saturday September 30, 2017
9:30 PM
$8 for DCAC members; $12 in advance; $15 at the door

DC Arts Center
2438 18th St. NW

Rise Up! explores all the ways the personal really is political, and vice versa.

The Line-up

The View from Yalta
Three iconic world leaders (Winston Churchill, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Joseph Stalin) stumble into a time warp following their historic 1945 meeting at Yalta. Now transported to present day Washington, DC, they’ve got a question or two about how their grand designs for world peace have panned out in 2017.
Cast: Luke Hennig, Omar Parbhoo, Jesse Young

Going to the Protest Alone
This is the story of three strangers picked to live in DC, go to a protest, and have their lives taped. Find out what happens when people stop being politically correct, and start getting real.
Cast: Denny Johnson, Ryan Krull, Kate Symes

Love Onion: Crazy Like a FOX
Running low on rage? Need more news in your nightlife? Love Onion takes your day and filters it through the 24-hour news cycle.
Cast: Zach Beattie, Sam Bonar, Elaine Colwell, Joe Dawson, Darnell Eaton, Tim Harkin, Margaret Lee, Virginia Lyon, Jordana Mishory

General information:

  • Line-ups vary nightly. Please verify the performing acts on your individual curtain times.
  • For all shows, unclaimed tickets may be resold at curtain time. Late arrivals will be seated at WIT’s discretion.
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  • For group discounts (eight or more), please contact Dan Miller at
Love Onion
Meet Love Onion

From afar, Love Onion looks like just another dirty root vegetable. But slice that baby open and you’ll find a loving heart surrounded by an emotional support system of vitamin C, calcium and iron. And that's a fact. Read More

Going to the Movies Alone
Meet Going to the Movies Alone

In a world where people go to the movies alone but somehow never leave alone comes the true story of three improvisers who bring you a series of movie trailers and the people who watch them. Read More