Thelma Theatre is a theater group founded by Patricia Connelly as a collective of playwrights and other theater artists whose mission is to present new work by or about women.

“The Women’s Voices Theater Festival will be the largest collaboration of theater companies working simultaneously to produce original works by female writers in history.”



Tickets are available for Thelma Theatre Productions at Trinidad Theatre - Logan Fringe Arts Space.  Visit our Tickets page for more information!

current productions


Whenever You're Near Me I Feel Sick

Princess Margaret

who we are


Patricia Connelly

Jennie Berman Eng

Robert Michael Oliver

Suzanne Maloney

See Thelma Theatre’s WORLD PREMIERE productions as part of the Women’s Voices Theater Festival opening September 17th and running through October 4th at:

The Trinidad Theatre*
1358 Florida Avenue, NE
Washington, DC

*The Trinidad Theatre is located in the new Logan Fringe Arts Space, CAPITAL FRINGE’S new location.  More information available on our Tickets page.

The Women’s Voices Theater Festival includes more than 50 of the Washington, DC area’s professional theaters each presenting one world premiere production of a work by one or more female playwrights.