On Stage: Whatever it Takes

On Stage: Whatever it Takes

'The Fix' is a scarily realistic portrayal of the lengths a family will go to during an election.

On Stage: Teenage Angst Revisted

On Stage: Teenage Angst Revisted

Arena Stage's latest musical may be birthing the next Broadway stars.

Health & Wellness: Post Fly

Health & Wellness: Post Fly

After two weeks and 12 classes at Flywheel, we review the spin and barre classes.

Perfect Pitch:  It’s a Love Story

Perfect Pitch: It’s a Love Story

Maryland Lyric Opera opens its second season with a Gounod classic, "Romeo et Juliette."

Music Notes: Just Breathe

Music Notes: Just Breathe

One of rock music's quietly powerful geniuses remains both reflective and hopeful.

On Stage: Silence is Golden

On Stage: Silence is Golden

Studio Theatre's 'Silence! The Musical' is an often outrageous parody, but an expected success.


On Stage: Whatever it Takes

On Stage: Whatever it Takes

27 August 2015

'The Fix' is a scarily realistic portrayal of the lengths a family will go to during an election.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Music Notes: The Road Does Go On

Music Notes: The Road Does Go On

13 August 2015

Lucky for us, Gregg Allman is largely at peace with his past, present and future.

Posted in Features

On Stage: Teenage Angst Revisted

On Stage: Teenage Angst Revisted

13 August 2015

Arena Stage's latest musical may be birthing the next Broadway stars.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Health & Wellness: Post Fly

Health & Wellness: Post Fly

04 August 2015

After two weeks and 12 classes at Flywheel, we review the spin and barre classes.

Posted in Front Page

Perfect Pitch:  It’s a Love Story

Perfect Pitch: It’s a Love Story

28 July 2015

Maryland Lyric Opera opens its second season with a Gounod classic, "Romeo et Juliette."

Posted in Front Page

Music Notes: Just Breathe

Music Notes: Just Breathe

27 July 2015

One of rock music's quietly powerful geniuses remains both reflective and hopeful.

Posted in Front Page

On Stage: Silence is Golden

On Stage: Silence is Golden

27 July 2015

Studio Theatre's 'Silence! The Musical' is an often outrageous parody, but an expected success.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Book Talk: Women and Girls Rising

Book Talk: Women and Girls Rising

27 July 2015

Women's rights advocates met for a lively discussion and book launch at the Embassy of New Zealand.

Posted in Around Town

On Stage: Cirque du Soleil Stuns with ‘Varekai’

On Stage: Cirque du Soleil Stuns with ‘Varekai’

24 July 2015

'Varekai' dazzles EagleBank Arena audiences with a story full of color and magic.

Posted in Front Page

Horse Country: Greenhill Winery & Vineyards

Horse Country: Greenhill Winery & Vineyards

23 July 2015

You don't have to go far for vineyard charm with David Greenhill's Middleburg area winery.

Posted in Front Page

On Stage: Taylor Swift’s Rollicking Romp

On Stage: Taylor Swift’s Rollicking Romp

20 July 2015

Partisan "Bad Blood" set aside as D.C. unites for Swift.

Posted in Front Page

Perfect Pitch:  A Round of Applause

Perfect Pitch: A Round of Applause

16 July 2015

A special evening recently celebrated the rich talent of the Washington choral music scene.

Posted in Front Page

On Stage: Off the Cuff

On Stage: Off the Cuff

16 July 2015

The Second City returns to Woolly Mammoth Theatre for a night of improv in 'Let Them Eat Chaos.'

Posted in Editor's Picks

On Stage: Dysfunction at its Best

On Stage: Dysfunction at its Best

13 July 2015

Keegan Theatre's 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' portraying the death of a family is an experience to savor.

Posted in Editor's Picks

On Stage: A One-Set Wonderland

On Stage: A One-Set Wonderland

13 July 2015

'Once' transforms a Kennedy Center stage into an Irish jig full of surprises.

Posted in Front Page

On Stage: YoungArts Scholars Shine

On Stage: YoungArts Scholars Shine

10 July 2015

A crop of talented high school students wow fans at the Kennedy Center with a standout multidisciplinary show.

Posted in Around Town

Book Talk: Summer Reading Roundup

Book Talk: Summer Reading Roundup

08 July 2015

Kick off your vacation with a few good reads for Summer 2015.

Posted in Book Talk

Book Talk: Killing Monica

Book Talk: Killing Monica

08 July 2015

'Sex and the City' author Candace Bushnell launches her latest book at the trendy POV rooftop.

Posted in Book Talk

Health & Wellness: Ready to Fly

Health & Wellness: Ready to Fly

08 July 2015

Reenergize your summer workout plan with a two-week tune-up challenge at Flywheel.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Book Talk: High-Tech Assassins

Book Talk: High-Tech Assassins

07 July 2015

Andrew Cockburn’s ‘Kill Chain’ explores the dark underbelly of drone warfare.

Posted in Book Talk

Perfect Pitch: Songs of Summer

Perfect Pitch: Songs of Summer

01 July 2015

A selection of can't-miss summer concerts.

Posted in Calendar

Book Talk: Conspiracy in the Capital

Book Talk: Conspiracy in the Capital

01 July 2015

Author Aaron Cooley imagines the unimaginable in his new page-turner.

Posted in Book Talk

Perfect Pitch:  Divine Steps

Perfect Pitch: Divine Steps

01 July 2015

The acclaimed troupe Step Afrika marks its 20th Anniversary at Howard.

Posted in Front Page

Music Notes: Come and Shake It

Music Notes: Come and Shake It

30 June 2015

This seasoned funk rock quintet brings their booty-shaking party from town to town.

Posted in Front Page

Music Notes: A Slice of Our Past in the Present

Music Notes: A Slice of Our Past in the Present

29 June 2015

Seminal 70's band America plays classic songs for new generations.

Posted in Features

Perfect Pitch: Season End Triumvirate

Perfect Pitch: Season End Triumvirate

18 June 2015

As the concert season comes to an end, arts groups dash to the final finish.

Posted in Front Page

Perfect Pitch: Musical Banquet

Perfect Pitch: Musical Banquet

18 June 2015

The music of Bob Chilcott and William Walton paired well together to create a youthful atmosphere.

Posted in Front Page

Performing Arts: DC JazzFest Review

Performing Arts: DC JazzFest Review

18 June 2015

Grammy Award winner Esperanza Spalding brings her new sound to the Yards in an immersive jazz show.

Posted in Front Page

Music Notes: It’s The Songs, Man

Music Notes: It’s The Songs, Man

17 June 2015

Rock & roll legend David Crosby still has the spark that got him this far.

Posted in Features

On Stage: Rewriting History

On Stage: Rewriting History

16 June 2015

Moliere's controversial 'Tartuffe' is re-imagined with a less jarring ending.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Travel: A Musical Tour of China

Travel: A Musical Tour of China

15 June 2015

One traveler recounts an unforgettable trip to China with the Choral Arts Society.

Posted in Front Page

Book Talk: Autobiography of a Journalist

Book Talk: Autobiography of a Journalist

11 June 2015

White House Correspondent Connie Lawn celebrates new book at the National Press Club.

Posted in Book Talk

Music Notes: Still Kicking

Music Notes: Still Kicking

11 June 2015

Despite a hard-knock life, Billy Joe Shaver won't be giving up his legendary singing career any time soon.

Posted in Front Page

Food & Wine: A Taste of Sardegna

Food & Wine: A Taste of Sardegna

07 June 2015

Casa Luca's new Sunday Sips Wine Tasting Menu takes diners on a tour of Italy.

Posted in Food and Wine

Music Notes: Brilliance Realized

Music Notes: Brilliance Realized

05 June 2015

One of rock's most gifted songwriters, Willie Nile, reaps the rewards of patience.

Posted in Front Page

On Stage: Zombies in Office

On Stage: Zombies in Office

05 June 2015

The absurdity of zombies is both the highlight and stumbling point of Woolly Mammoth's latest play.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Book Talk: McCullough on ‘The Wright Brothers’

Book Talk: McCullough on ‘The Wright Brothers’

04 June 2015

David McCullough Talks the "The Wright Brothers” at the Hay-Adams

Posted in Events

Music Notes: The Steady Stream

Music Notes: The Steady Stream

03 June 2015

A folk music mainstay, Joel Rafael, helps keep the genre alive.

Posted in Front Page

Music Notes: Livin’ and Learnin’ in ‘Loosiana

Music Notes: Livin’ and Learnin’ in ‘Loosiana

03 June 2015

One of America's best singer-songwriters relishes life for all the right reasons.

Posted in Features

Dine and Dish: Post Game with the D.C. Divas

Dine and Dish: Post Game with the D.C. Divas

02 June 2015

Quarterback Allyson Hamlin and linebacker Trigger McNair give the scoop on women’s tackle football.

Posted in Dine and Dish

On Stage: What Is It All About?

On Stage: What Is It All About?

02 June 2015

Inspired casting and imaginative direction make 'Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead' a must-see.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Health & Wellness: Know Your Value

Health & Wellness: Know Your Value

02 June 2015

MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski is empowering women on her “Know Your Value” national tour.

Posted in Around Town

Perfect Pitch:  Eclectic Sounds

Perfect Pitch: Eclectic Sounds

02 June 2015

Blind guitarist and jazz singer Raul Midon talks personal triumphs and upcoming performances.

Posted in Front Page

Perfect Pitch:  A Fairy Tale Ending

Perfect Pitch: A Fairy Tale Ending

01 June 2015

Washington National Opera's production of a Rossini classic gets a bold twist.

Posted in Front Page

Music Notes: Jonathan Parker Octet

Music Notes: Jonathan Parker Octet

28 May 2015

Saxophonist Jonathan Parker has returned to D.C. with a new swing jazz album.

Posted in Front Page

Music Notes: Dynamic Duos Unite

Music Notes: Dynamic Duos Unite

27 May 2015

Two stellar musical duos hit the T-Bone-paved road together.

Posted in Front Page

Book Talk: Founding Friends Luncheon

Book Talk: Founding Friends Luncheon

27 May 2015

PEN/Faulkner's literary luncheon series featured authors of kidnapped girls' memoir.

Posted in Around Town

On Stage: Goodbye Berlin

On Stage: Goodbye Berlin

26 May 2015

'Cabaret' simultaneously tells the tale of the Kit Kat Klub dancers and the fall of Nazi-era Berlin.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Performing Arts: Anne and Emmett

Performing Arts: Anne and Emmett

18 May 2015

The stories of Anne Frank and Emmett Tell are retold on stage.

Posted in Front Page

Book Talk: A Century of Hope

Book Talk: A Century of Hope

13 May 2015

Bob Hope’s biographer discusses the man who defined entertainment.

Posted in Around Town

On Stage: Loss and the Living

On Stage: Loss and the Living

12 May 2015

The all-female cast of 'The Blood Quilt' explores death and family dynamics with expertise.

Posted in Editor's Picks

Perfect Pitch:  Beloved Standard

Perfect Pitch: Beloved Standard

06 May 2015

The Washington Bach Consort ends its season with the "Mass in B Minor."

Posted in Front Page

Perfect Pitch:  Opera’s Real Cinderella

Perfect Pitch: Opera’s Real Cinderella

06 May 2015

The Washington National Opera's Cinderella, Isabel Leonard, talks about life on the stage.

Posted in Front Page

Book Talk: Gandhi Reaches Civil Rights Leaders

Book Talk: Gandhi Reaches Civil Rights Leaders

06 May 2015

Mary King's book reveals new insights into the U.S. civil rights movement.

Posted in Book Talk

Dine and Dish: Post Game with D.C. United

Dine and Dish: Post Game with D.C. United

01 May 2015

Chris Pontius and Steve Birnbaum share the 4-1-1 on the current keepers of RFK Stadium.

Posted in Dine and Dish

Wine & Spirits: Derby Day Drinks

Wine & Spirits: Derby Day Drinks

01 May 2015

This tasty trifecta is a sure bet

Posted in Food and Wine

Music Notes: So Unique, So Delicious

Music Notes: So Unique, So Delicious

30 April 2015

The one and only Reverend Peyton and his 'Big Damn Band' find a delicious balance.

Posted in Front Page

On Stage: She Done Him Wrong

On Stage: She Done Him Wrong

24 April 2015

Studio Theatre's 'Murder Ballad' places a classic love triangle story in an unconventional setting.

Posted in Front Page

Music Notes: Things He’s Come To Know

Music Notes: Things He’s Come To Know

20 April 2015

Decades later, James McMurtry still weaves magical tales from out on the road.

Posted in Front Page

Music Notes: Force of Nature

Music Notes: Force of Nature

17 April 2015

Johnette Napolitano, a Rock 'n' Roll survivor, keeps making music amidst her busy life.

Posted in Front Page

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