Thelma Theatre is a professional theater founded by Patricia Connelly 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.”



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current productions

 Stay tuned for PIPELINE PLAYWRIGHTS' new Spring 2018 reading series at MetroStage in Alexandria!​

who we are


Patricia Connelly

Jennie Berman Eng

Suzanne Maloney

Thelma Theatre’s WORLD PREMIERE productions of

Princess Margaret


Whenever You're Near Me I Feel Sick 

were part of the first 

DC Women’s Voices Theater Festival
The Trinidad Theatre
1358 Florida Avenue, NE
Washington, DC

The Women’s Voices Theater Festival included 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.