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Matinees for students and seniors

We offer special discounts to student and senior groups that book three or more shows. Complimentary show study guides and exciting post-show discussions with the cast and creative team available:

Student Matinee Series:

$25 tickets* for your students when you choose three or more weekday matinee performances!

Enhance the learning experience: Ask about our play study guides available for all students and possible pre-attendance visits from an Arena Stage staff member. Many shows also feature pre- or post-show discussions with members of the cast or creative team!

Select a package of three or more mid-week matinee performances at a greatly reduced ticket price. All Tuesday and Wednesday matinee performances start at noon.* Payment must be made in full to receive the Student Series rate. Call 202-488-4380 for rates and more information.

*All matinees are at 12:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Children between the ages of 5 and 17 are permitted
in the theater.

Senior Matinee Series:

$35 tickets* for seniors when you choose three or more weekday matinee performances!

The Mead Center for American Theater is completely accessible. Please inform of us any special needs at the time of your booking.


The Little Foxes

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Wednesday, October 26, 2016

The Year of Magical Thinking

Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Tuesday, November 15, 2016


Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Friday, November 25, 2016 at 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Friday, December 23, 2016 at 2:00 p.m.

Moby Dick

Friday, November 25, 2016 at 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Friday, December 23, 2016 at 2:00 p.m.


Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Watch on the Rhine

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Tuesday, February 28, 2017


Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Wednesday, March 29, 2017

A Raisin in the Sun

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Smart People

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Enhance your experience

Take the guesswork out of planning for your group and complete your experience at Arena Stage.

  • Not coming on a bus? No problem! You can reserve space in our convenient, onsite parking garage for each person in your group.
  • Avoid brown bags by taking advantage of our Boxed Lunches and Drink options. Each lunch comes with bag of chips, fruit salad and bottle water. Choose from the following options:

Turkey Breast & Swiss Cheese
Served with Lettuce and tomato atop a telera roll

Tuna Salad Wrap
Served on a Spinach wrap

Ham & Cheddar Cheese
Served with lettuce and tomato atop a telera roll

Veggie Wrap
Hummus and mixed vegetables
Drizzled with olive oil

*Menu subject to change.

Contact INformation

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1101 Sixth Street, SW
Washington, DC 20024
Office Hours
Monday – Friday
9:30AM – 6:00PM

Weekday Matinees
don't work for you?

Senior Groups
Save up to 30%
on any individual performance!
Student Groups
Save up to 50%
on any individual performance!


One Night with Janis Joplin


Photo of Kimberly Scott and Johanna Day
in Sweat by C. Stanley Photography.