The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (October 22, 23, 24, 2015)

Directed by: Maria Bissex

On the eastern shore of the Hudson River lies a quiet little town full of history and ghostly happenings. Ichabod Crane, the schoolmaster with a voracious appetite and an More »


A Christmas Carol (November 12, 13, 14, 20, 21, 22, 2015)

Directed by: Joe Campanella

This beloved holiday classic makes its return to the Playmakers’ stage. The crotchety miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, who hates Christmas, is taken on a journey of self-redemption. On Christmas Eve, More »


Mort (February 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, 2016)

Discworld is coming to Sterling Playmakers! Imagine a world where Death (yes, the Grim Reaper himself) can take an apprentice. What if that apprentice, Mort, was suddenly put in charge of collecting More »

Mocking Bird

To Kill a Mockingbird (April 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 2016

By Harper Lee, Adapted by Christopher Sergel Directed by Brian Garrison It’s 1935, and racial tensions are high in Maycomb, Alabama. A feisty six-year-old tomboy called Scout manages to live a rather More »


Oliver! (July 29-31, August 5-7, 12-14 2016)

Theatre at Potomac Falls High School Book, Music and Lyrics by Lionel Bart Directed by Ashley Kinney and Kim VanArtsdalen Charles Dickens’ timeless characters are vividly brought to life in this ever-popular More »


Great Stage of Fools (October 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 2016)

An Original Work by Keaton Crowe, Joseph Statkus, and Erin Marie Paquette More »

On That Note Performance at Dry Mill Winery – Nov 22

Start Thanksgiving week with a glass of wine and On That Note!

WHEN: November 22, 2015
WHERE: Dry Mill Winery, 18195 Dry Mill Rd., Leesburg, VA 20175
TIME: 6:00 PM (doors open at 5:45)

Join us for an evening of spirits and song! Harvest wine and cheese & cracker baskets will be available!

Contact Dean at Dry Mill, 703-737-3930, for more information and to register.

For more information about On That Note, visit our Facebook page!


The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (October 22, 23, 24, 2015)


Story by Washington Irving
Adapted and Directed by Maria Bissex
Produced by Kimberly Fry.

On the eastern shore of the Hudson River lies a quiet little town full of history and ghostly happenings. Ichabod Crane, the schoolmaster with a voracious appetite and an obsession with witchcraft, falls for the pretty daughter of the town’s wealthiest landowner. But his attempts to woo Katrina van Tassel are repeatedly foiled by another jealous suitor, a mysterious stranger, and the ominous Headless Horseman. Will Ichabod Crane win the girl or will he lose his head? Come find out in this suspenseful adaptation of Washington Irving’s classic Halloween tale.

Buy Tickets

For more information, call 703-437-6117 or email to sleepyHollow@sterlingplaymakers.com

Cast List

Diedrich Knickerbocker: Jack Seeley
Ichabod Crane: Brian Tepe
Brom Bones: Paul Eldridge
Yost van Houten: Christopher Lang
Hendryk Brouwer: Bill Shue
Hans van Ripper: Joe Christian
Katrina van Tassel: Courtney Washington
Baltus van Tassel: Phil Erickson
Marta van Tassel: Deborah Sapolsky
Yvonne van der Donck: Karen Rizzo
Rika van der Donck: Michelle Rizzo
Gretl van der Donck: Cecily Rood
Adrien van der Donck: Asher Ratnam
Dirck Loockermans: David Shockley
Wille Loockermans: Tori Shockley
Griet Loockermans: Penny Hauffe
Elsje Loockermans: Helena Hughes
Jonas Broncks: Bruce Burkley
Anneliese Broncks: Melissa Gervasio
Johanna Broncks: Amelia Burkley
Jacob van den Berg: Michael Hughes
Wilhelmina van den Berg: Fame Anderson
Frederick van den Berg: Aidan Goggin
Klara van den Berg: Avery Daniel
Klaus van den Berg: Maguire Crowe
Isaac van Dinklagen: Andrew Lee
Lotte van Dinklagen: Consuelo Ramirez
Peter van Dinklagen: Jordan Rees
Widow van Eyck: Gioia Albi
Hilda van Eyck: Vanessa Bliss
Woman in White: Jill Hughes
Cornplanter: K Sridhar
Major Andre: John Geddie
Headless Horseman: Justin Hughes

Broadway beckons you!

(But you need to read—and decide—right now!)

It’s true. Your fellow Sterling Playmakers members and friends are planning a trip to the heart of New York City  September 16 – 18, 2016!
Yes—and there’s still time to sign-on and join us. Here are a few hints of what you’ll discover on this 3-day trip:
We’ll travel in the plush comfort of our chartered “Cast Party” bus, stay at a terrific hotel right in the heart of Broadway’s excitement and theatrical variety, see two Broadway Shows to be selected from a list of best hits by those signed up for the trip, dine together one evening at a top-rated restaurant — included, as part of our safari! — travel to the 9/11 Memorial with a pre-paid round-trip Metro System ticket, wander through the shops and countless delights of Broadway — taking photos beneath the world-famous marquees and surrounding splash of the world’s #1 theatre district. Plus discoveries you may not have imagined.

Yes, Broadway beckons!


Congratulations to the board members elected tonight at the annual meeting–Maria Bissex, Barbara Gillen, Peggy Darr, and Jen Lofquist. Additionaly, Chris Gray,our current Vice-Chair stepped down. The Board elected to fill the position with the next electee from the Annual Meeting and so Congratulations also goes to Shanna Christian.

Drop-in Dinner


Join us Thursday, August 27 at 6:00 PM for our monthly


No agendas, no speeches, no announcements — just a chance to relax and hang out with your fellow Playmakers!  And your non-Playmaker friends are welcome to join us!

This month: Cheeburger, Cheeburger

Give yourself extra time — or check out the online menu — because you’ll have more than 30 toppings to choose from for your cheeseburger or chicken sandwich!  You can also customize a salad, and customize a sundae for dessert!  And what a selection of refreshing drinks, including egg creams, custom shake-a-sodas, and over 60 flavors of milkshake!

RSVP suggested), so we can save you a seat.  But if you forget, drop in anyway!  (You can RSVP here.)


22000 Dulles Retail Plaza
Sterling VA 20166
(Wegman’s shopping center)