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Around Town: Serving Up Style

Around Town: Serving Up Style

Heirloom Catering + Event Design launches, showcasing local artisans.

Interior Design: DC Design House

Interior Design: DC Design House

The 8th annual DC Design House features 24 design firms in 28 spaces.

Out & About: ‘Veep’ Season Premiere Party

Out & About: ‘Veep’ Season Premiere Party

An exclusive premiere party for the HBO hit raises funds for Dog Tag Bakery.

Around Town: Nike Brings Jobs to Northeast

Around Town: Nike Brings Jobs to Northeast

The sports retailer opens first East Coast community store in Ivy City.

Opinion: Nerd Prom

Opinion: Nerd Prom

Former Politico reporter Patrick Gavin explains how his scathing behind-the-scenes look at the annual WHCA Dinner came to be.

Music Notes: A Nod To Those Who Came Before

Music Notes: A Nod To Those Who Came Before

Rhiannon Giddens is always looking back, as she looks gloriously forward.


Around Town: Serving Up Style

Around Town: Serving Up Style

20 April 2015

Heirloom Catering + Event Design launches, showcasing local artisans.

Posted in Around Town

Out & About: Taste of the South

Out & About: Taste of the South

19 April 2015

This year's "Taste of the South" was Black Tie meets Big Top at the Washington Hilton.

Posted in Around Town

Interior Design: DC Design House

Interior Design: DC Design House

13 April 2015

The 8th annual DC Design House features 24 design firms in 28 spaces.

Posted in Features

Out & About: ‘Veep’ Season Premiere Party

Out & About: ‘Veep’ Season Premiere Party

12 April 2015

An exclusive premiere party for the HBO hit raises funds for Dog Tag Bakery.

Posted in Around Town

Around Town: Nike Brings Jobs to Northeast

Around Town: Nike Brings Jobs to Northeast

10 April 2015

The sports retailer opens first East Coast community store in Ivy City.

Posted in Around Town

Opinion: Nerd Prom

Opinion: Nerd Prom

09 April 2015

Former Politico reporter Patrick Gavin explains how his scathing behind-the-scenes look at the annual WHCA Dinner came to be.

Posted in Features

Music Notes: A Nod To Those Who Came Before

Music Notes: A Nod To Those Who Came Before

08 April 2015

Rhiannon Giddens is always looking back, as she looks gloriously forward.

Posted in Features

Fashionable Life: Bedazzling Washington

Fashionable Life: Bedazzling Washington

06 April 2015

Brooklyn-based jewelry designer Alexis Bittar brings his unique creations to CityCenterDC.

Posted in Around Town

Access Pollywood: The Military Cleans Up In ‘The Burden’

Access Pollywood: The Military Cleans Up In ‘The Burden’

01 April 2015

Roger Sorkin's new documentary premieres at the Environmental Film Festival.

Posted in Access Pollywood

Perfect Pitch: A Royal Ode

Perfect Pitch: A Royal Ode

01 April 2015

WL sits down with conductor Michael Tilson Thomas to discuss life on the road and royal performances.

Posted in Features

Music Notes: Same Ol’ Songwriter Workin’

Music Notes: Same Ol’ Songwriter Workin’

01 April 2015

Tom Paxton, a folk music legend, is still at it because, well, he writes great songs.

Posted in Features

Dine and Dish: Post Game with the Redskins

Dine and Dish: Post Game with the Redskins

01 April 2015

Ryan Kerrigan and Darrel Young dish on philanthropy, next season and a shared love of Katy Perry.

Posted in Dine and Dish

Features: The A-List

Features: The A-List

31 March 2015

And the invitation goes to...those on WL's annual A-List, the most-highly desired guests in town.

Posted in A List

Features: The Breakfast Club

Features: The Breakfast Club

31 March 2015

Six White House correspondents go on the record about access, new media competition and the WHCD.

Posted in Access Pollywood

On Stage: With Don Quixote

On Stage: With Don Quixote

30 March 2015

Musical 'Man of La Mancha' will attract a variety of new audiences to Shakespeare Theatre Company.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Access Pollywood: Bill O’Reilly’s ‘Killing Jesus’

Access Pollywood: Bill O’Reilly’s ‘Killing Jesus’

26 March 2015

National Geographic’s “Killing Jesus” Shows Politics Behind Crucifixion

Posted in Access Pollywood

The Dish: Belgian Chic

The Dish: Belgian Chic

25 March 2015

Bart Vandaele recreates his recent James Beard Foundation dinner at his restaurant BToo.

Posted in Features

Perfect Pitch: Loss of a Choral Giant

Perfect Pitch: Loss of a Choral Giant

25 March 2015

Final Bow: The death of Choral Arts founder Norman Scribner hits the music community hard.

Posted in Features

On Stage: Last Hurrah

On Stage: Last Hurrah

20 March 2015

Comedic timing and a carefully chosen cast make National Theatre's 'Blithe Spirit' an effortless hit.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Out & About: Those Winded Royals

Out & About: Those Winded Royals

20 March 2015

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall visit Washington.

Posted in Around Town

Health & Wellness: Weathering MS With Janice Dean

Health & Wellness: Weathering MS With Janice Dean

19 March 2015

A well-known meteorologist shares her story with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Posted in Around Town

Power Source: World Premier

Power Source: World Premier

18 March 2015

Wynton Marsalis and The Shenandoah Conservatory Symphony Orchestra debut 'Blues Symphony.'

Posted in Features

On Stage: A Bundle of Laughs

On Stage: A Bundle of Laughs

18 March 2015

Though the laughs in Studio Theatre's 'Laugh' may be strained at times, the quirky play is pleasant.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Access Pollywood: Eric Dane On Board With TAPS

Access Pollywood: Eric Dane On Board With TAPS

18 March 2015

'The Last Ship' star Eric Dane shows support for military families.

Posted in Access Pollywood

Access Pollywood: Ted Kennedy Honored

Access Pollywood: Ted Kennedy Honored

16 March 2015

The late Senator is inducted into Labor Hall of Honor.

Posted in Features

Out & About: Irish Eyes Smiling at Salamander

Out & About: Irish Eyes Smiling at Salamander

16 March 2015

An Irish-inspired cocktail reception supports military families.

Posted in Around Town

Home Life: Beasley Real Estate

Home Life: Beasley Real Estate

11 March 2015

After only four years in business, Beasley Real Estate is expanding rapidly.

Posted in Features

Hotel Watch: Zen in the Forest

Hotel Watch: Zen in the Forest

10 March 2015

Find zen amid the trees at the tranquil North Carolina Umstead Hotel and Spa.

Posted in Features

Music Matters: Making Beauty From the Beast

Music Matters: Making Beauty From the Beast

10 March 2015

Mary Gauthier's songs of pain and hope help others who've been there.

Posted in Features

Pollywood: ‘Supernanny’ Star Says Vaccinate

Pollywood: ‘Supernanny’ Star Says Vaccinate

09 March 2015

Television star Jo Frost advocates global vaccinations with UNF's Shot@Life.

Posted in Access Pollywood

Health and Wellness: Bliss Beyond the Beltway

Health and Wellness: Bliss Beyond the Beltway

06 March 2015

The newly-opened Still Point at Haven on the Lake is a complete mind-body wellness retreat.

Posted in Features

Around Town: Man Behind the Face

Around Town: Man Behind the Face

05 March 2015

Famed fashion photographer Nigel Barker came to DCanter for a book signing of "Models of Influence."

Posted in Around Town

Literature: Fallen Fashion Gods

Literature: Fallen Fashion Gods

05 March 2015

Dana Thomas talks Gods and Kings: The Rise and Fall of Alexander McQueen and John Galliano.

Posted in Book Talk

Perfect Pitch: Cross-Cultural

Perfect Pitch: Cross-Cultural

05 March 2015

Apollo Orchestra bridges the gap between town and gown with recent Kennedy Center performance.

Posted in Features

On Stage: Close But No Cigar

On Stage: Close But No Cigar

04 March 2015

Tackling pedophilia in a musical is no easy feat, and makes 'Kid Victory' a bit of a miss.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Around Town: Peak Bloom Predictions

Around Town: Peak Bloom Predictions

04 March 2015

The National Park Service announced cherry blossom peak bloom predictions for 2015.

Posted in Around Town

Who’s Next: Fran Holuba & Giuseppe Lanzone

Who’s Next: Fran Holuba & Giuseppe Lanzone

03 March 2015

The power couple dish on how to navigate life as a busy twosome.

Posted in Features

WL Lists: Substance and Style 2015

WL Lists: Substance and Style 2015

02 March 2015

Find out who made the cut for this year's "Men and Women of Substance and Style" feature.

Posted in Features

Perfect Pitch:  Singing the Dream

Perfect Pitch: Singing the Dream

27 February 2015

REVIEW: Choral Arts join forces with Washington Performing Arts choirs for MLK celebration.

Posted in Features

Perfect Pitch: Songs of Nostalgia

Perfect Pitch: Songs of Nostalgia

26 February 2015

REVIEW: Soprano Renée Fleming takes her audience on a journey in song through her past.

Posted in Features

Music Matters: Surviving to Sing

Music Matters: Surviving to Sing

26 February 2015

Beth Hart, one of music's most powerful voices, defines the word survivor.

Posted in Features

Power Source: Primary Player

Power Source: Primary Player

24 February 2015

Andy Shallal has created a unique environment for intellectual activity throughout Washington, D.C.

Posted in Features

On Stage: Into the Woods

On Stage: Into the Woods

24 February 2015

Lisa D'Amour's simplistic 'Cherokee' doesn't have the same impact as her previous 'Detroit.'

Posted in Editor's Picks

Music Notes: The Reliving Years

Music Notes: The Reliving Years

24 February 2015

Mike Rutherford, founding member of legendary band Genesis, reflects after publishing a memoir.

Posted in Features

On Stage: Comedy at the Ballet

On Stage: Comedy at the Ballet

20 February 2015

The latest Synetic Theatre wordless production, 'Much Ado About Nothing,' is nothing short of genius.

Posted in Editor's Picks

On Stage: Out of Control

On Stage: Out of Control

19 February 2015

Arena Stage's 'King Hedley II' uncomfortably portrays lives lived in crime in this dark tragedy.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Music Notes: From One Era to the Next

Music Notes: From One Era to the Next

19 February 2015

Derek Trucks says goodbye to one legend and continues to hone his own.

Posted in Features

Music Notes: The Road to Immortality

Music Notes: The Road to Immortality

17 February 2015

One of rock's most influential innovators, Eddie Van Halen, makes it into the Smithsonian and shares his amazing story.

Posted in Features

Around Town: Capitol Hill Volleyball Classic

Around Town: Capitol Hill Volleyball Classic

17 February 2015

More than 900 girls' volleyball teams compete in the ninth annual Capitol Hill Volleyball Classic.

Posted in Around Town

On Stage: Cell Block Tango

On Stage: Cell Block Tango

13 February 2015

The National Theatre's 'Chicago' is a hit with inventive dancing and memorable numbers.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Wine & Spirits: V-Day For All

Wine & Spirits: V-Day For All

12 February 2015

Everyone from Sherry lovers to Valentine haters will find something that appeals to them on Feb 14.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Power Source: A Fulcrum Point

Power Source: A Fulcrum Point

12 February 2015

February 12 is a pivotal date that ushered in a new era for black history in America.

Posted in Features

Charity Spotlight: Stacking the Chips

Charity Spotlight: Stacking the Chips

12 February 2015

Take a gamble- for a great cause- at the 10th annual Chance for Life.

Posted in Charity Spotlight

Who’s Next: Patrick Gage

Who’s Next: Patrick Gage

10 February 2015

Youth philanthropy advocate Patrick Gage, 20, is working to bring an end to human trafficking.

Posted in Features

On Stage: Off With Her Head

On Stage: Off With Her Head

06 February 2015

'Mary Stuart' hauntingly portrays the bloody battle between Queen Elizabeth and Mary Queen of Scots.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Around Town: Mad About Man Ray

Around Town: Mad About Man Ray

06 February 2015

The exhibition "Man Ray—Human Equations" opened at the Phillips Collection with a private reception.

Posted in Around Town

Paint the Town: Planted Poetry

Paint the Town: Planted Poetry

05 February 2015

The Golden Triangle BID held a 'Golden Haiku' contest as a community literary art project.

Posted in Features

Music Notes: JJ Grey’s Deep Florida Soul

Music Notes: JJ Grey’s Deep Florida Soul

03 February 2015

Florida to the core, JJ Grey has thrived by singing about his roots and living one day at a time.

Posted in Features

Music Matters: Simón Bolívar Big Band Jazz

Music Matters: Simón Bolívar Big Band Jazz

02 February 2015

Venezuela's ' Simón Bolívar Big Band Jazz' orchestra is applauded by Danny Glover.

Posted in Features

Features: 2015 YGL

Features: 2015 YGL

02 February 2015

Our coveted Young and the Guest List is out. Find out if you're on the list.

Posted in Features

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