Logan and John MacKethan (Photo Credit: Katherine Long)
With the Corcoran Gallery of Art as the building backdrop, the Fifty-eighth Annual Corcoran Ball attracted an impressive guest list composed of ambassadors, senators, businessmen, and philanthropists, reading like a Who’s Who of Washington society. Last Friday night, the Gallery’s signature black tie fundraiser of [...]
Local mothers and others who write about their mothers will take the mike in celebration of Mothers’ Day at the Synetic Theater on April 28, 2013.
Performed in 24 cities across the country, the Listen To Your Mother (LTYM) Washington, DC show features several local mother/writers as they read and perform their musings and [...]
Septime Webre, Senator Chris Dodd, Jackie Clegg Dodd (Photo Credit: Katherine Long)
On Friday night, April 12, Washington’s political, business, and philanthropic communities convened at the Library of Congress to support The Washington Ballet at their annual spring gala in a night of dancing. The Hemingway in Paris Ball was chaired by Senator [...]
As a nation we have the Academy Awards, the Golden Globe Awards, the Emmy Awards and DC has the Helen Hayes Awards honoring our local theater community. Monday night was the 29th Helen Hayes Awards held at The Warner Theater, which is located in the original theater district in DC. The awards is led [...]
The Washington Ballet (TWB) announces a new community engagement initiative, Ballet Night Tights, to encourage young DC Metro adults (ages 21 – 35) to make The Washington Ballet performances a part of their social lives. Membership is FREE and members will receive substantially discounted ticket offers and exclusive invitations to TWB social and educational [...]
Ever wonder what it is like being deaf? Do you know the history of deafness? These questions and more were explored in the Deafhood Monologues at the Atlas Theater on the hip H Street on Friday night, April 5, 2013.
The Deafhood Monologues is an episodic play of Deaf experiences, chronicles and reflections [...]
When I think of Hello, Dolly! I think of the movie version that starred Barbara Stresisand. It made me appreciate the lead actress even more in the wonderful, charming and quick witted, musical production of Hello Dolly! directed by the renowned Eric Schaeffer at Ford’s Theater.
Nancy Opel as Dolly with the ensemble [...]
Peter and the Wolf (Photo Credit: Washington Ballet)
The Washington Ballet (TWB) presents Brian Reeder’s captivating adaptation of the classic tale, Peter and the Wolf, May 19 and 20, 2013 at THEARC Theater. Based on the Russian children’s tale and set to Prokofiev’s famous score, this family series production showcases The Washington Ballet’s [...]
Jared Nelson. Photo by Brianne Bland.
The Washington Ballet (TWB) celebrates the world premiere of Septime Webre’s Hemingway: The Sun Also Rises with The Hemingway in Paris Ball. One of DC’s premier fundraising events, the annual gala celebrates The Washington Ballet’s deep ties with the community and raises critical funds for the Ballet’s [...]
Folger Theatre is the centerpiece of the Folger Shakespeare Library’s programs for the public and is recognized for dynamic performances in the two hundred and fifty-seat Elizabethan-styled theatre, specializing in innovative stagings of works by Shakespeare, other classical work, and new plays inspired by these traditions. Since 1991, Folger Theatre has [...]