In this sharp-edged satire, opportunistic tycoon Harry Brock arrives in Washington with his naive girlfriend, Billie Dawn, to game the political system. With the help of an idealistic reporter, Billie wises up and fights back to end the corruption. Political satire meets romantic comedy in a story that shows truth and justice can win the day. Born Yesterday plays Sept. 21 to Oct. 21. The production is recommended for ages 12, older. Ford’s Theatre, 511 10th St. NW. fords.org.