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On Stage: With Don Quixote

On Stage: With Don Quixote

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

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

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

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

The Dish: Belgian Chic

The Dish: Belgian Chic

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

Performing Arts: Loss of a Choral Giant

Performing Arts: Loss of a Choral Giant

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

On Stage: Last Hurrah

On Stage: Last Hurrah

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

Out & About: Those Winded Royals

Out & About: Those Winded Royals

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


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

Performing Arts: Loss of a Choral Giant

Performing Arts: 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

Inside Homes: Jack and Susanna Quinn

Inside Homes: Jack and Susanna Quinn

10 March 2015

The Quinns meld elegance with comfort in their Wesley Heights home

Posted in Front Page

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 Fashionable Life

Performing Arts: Cross-Cultural

Performing Arts: 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

Features: Substance and Style

Features: Substance and Style

02 March 2015

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

Posted in Features

Performing Arts: Singing the Dream

Performing Arts: Singing the Dream

27 February 2015

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

Posted in Features

Performing Arts:  Songs of Nostalgia

Performing Arts: 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

Embassy Row: Washington’s Greenest Embassy

Embassy Row: Washington’s Greenest Embassy

29 January 2015

The Embassy of Finland becomes the first Embassy in the U.S. to earn LEED Platinum certification.

Posted in Around Town

Diplomatic Dance: Goodwill for Kuwait

Diplomatic Dance: Goodwill for Kuwait

28 January 2015

Former journalist Sheikha Rima al-Sabah is the UNHCR's newest Goodwill Ambassador.

Posted in Diplomatic Dance

Art and Auction: Alan Turing’s Hidden Manuscript

Art and Auction: Alan Turing’s Hidden Manuscript

27 January 2015

Bonhams has announced that a key scientific document by Alan Turing will be sold.

Posted in Art and Auction

Around Town: Sips & Suppers

Around Town: Sips & Suppers

27 January 2015

The seventh annual 'Sips & Suppers' began with a lively cocktail reception at the Newseum.

Posted in Around Town

The Dish: Would-Be Mini-Foodies

The Dish: Would-Be Mini-Foodies

23 January 2015

Executive Chef Luc Dendievel’s new Foodie-in-Training menu at Härth appeals to the junior gastronome set.

Posted in Front Page

Around Town: Washington Auto Show

Around Town: Washington Auto Show

22 January 2015

The next-gen Chevrolet Volt and more are on display at the Washington Auto Show.

Posted in Around Town

Access Pollywood: Authentic American Sniper

Access Pollywood: Authentic American Sniper

20 January 2015

Bradley Cooper plays U.S Navy SEAL Chris Kyle in "American Sniper."

Posted in Access Pollywood

Access Pollywood: It’s a Wrap at the Golden Globes

Access Pollywood: It’s a Wrap at the Golden Globes

19 January 2015

The Golden Globes officially kicked off awards season in Hollywood.

Posted in Access Pollywood

On Stage: Constrained by Tradition

On Stage: Constrained by Tradition

16 January 2015

'Choir Boy' highlights the duality of tradition and handling contemporary issues.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Around Town: Anne Geddes

Around Town: Anne Geddes

15 January 2015

Anne Geddes was in town to exhibit her latest series, Protecting Our Tomorrows: Portraits of Meningococcal Disease.

Posted in Around Town

Travel: Skiing at Liberty

Travel: Skiing at Liberty

12 January 2015

One avid skier brought in the new year with a trip to Liberty Mountain Resort.

Posted in Features

Art and Auction: Antiques

Art and Auction: Antiques

09 January 2015

The annual Washington Winter Show kicked off with a preview night celebration at Katzen Arts Center.

Posted in Art and Auction

Features: Let the Games Begin

Features: Let the Games Begin

08 January 2015

The USOC will announce the bid city this afternoon. Read Russ Ramsey's pitch for a Washington Olympics.

Posted in Features

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