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Image: Courtesy of Records Collecting Dust
Image: Courtesy of Records Collecting Dust

Records Collecting Dust Sheds Light on Artists From Forgotten Era

Part of the appeal to old metal and punk records is the DIY attitude those bands put into recording the music. Instead of sounding pitch perfect and fresh out of a studio, these tracks could have been blaring live from a nearby garage, and that appeal is part of the authentic edginess. Jason Blackmore is an […]

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Titanic Signature Theatre

TITANIC: The Musical at Signature Theatre

Known for taking grandiose musicals and reinventing them to fit…
Moby Dick Arena Stage

A Physical Telling of 'Moby Dick'

Arena Stage is at it again bringing larger than life theatre…
Arena Stage Carousel

Arena Stage Brings Musical 'Carousel' to Theatre

Arena Stage is notorious for producing passionate, exuberant,…
Henry Rollins

A Conversation with Henry Rollins

Where do you even begin a conversation with Henry Rollins? You…
Secret Garden

Shakespeare Theatre Cultivates Shorter, More Dynamic “Secret Garden"

In an all too familiar story of loss and grief, imagination and…
Mosaic Theatre

Spurring Social Change Via the Stage: Mosaic Theatre

Mosaic Theater Company prides itself on being innovative, inclusive,…
Curious Incident

‘Curious Incident’ is a Certain Success

A play is often like looking through a window yielding the experiences…
Song Wenjing

Artist Song Wenjing makes US debut in Arlington

When I was in a Texas mandatory middle school art class, I hated…
Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah: Beyond Politics

We have just about a month left in this presidential election…
Sense & Sensibility

Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility Revamped for the 21st Century

Some would argue that Jane Austen is quite witty – funny even,…
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Sep
1
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all-day Small Mouth Sounds @ Round House Theatre
Small Mouth Sounds @ Round House Theatre
Sep 1 – Sep 23 all-day
Small Mouth Sounds @ Round House Theatre | Silver Spring | Maryland | United States
Six people sit in silence, escaping city noises and distractions in favor of necessary self-reflection. Cell phones? Not allowed. But then again, the retreat is led by a guru who can’t quite stick to the[...]
Sep
3
Mon
all-day Gloria @ Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
Gloria @ Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
Sep 3 – Sep 30 all-day
Gloria @ Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
As a journalist, writing about the lives of others becomes second nature. But when tragedy strikes a New York-based magazine, who gets to tell the story? After stories from iconic newsrooms have hit the big[...]
Sep
18
Tue
all-day Heisenberg @ Signature Theatre
Heisenberg @ Signature Theatre
Sep 18 – Nov 11 all-day
Heisenberg @ Signature Theatre | Arlington | Virginia | United States
When 75-year-old Alex gets a surprise smooch from a comparatively younger stranger named Georgie, it’s not exactly what he expected when boarding the train on this average day. Even less expected was her finding him[...]
Sep
21
Fri
all-day Born Yesterday @ Ford’s Theatre
Born Yesterday @ Ford’s Theatre
Sep 21 – Oct 21 all-day
Born Yesterday @ Ford’s Theatre | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
For DC natives, Born Yesterday may seem like an all-too-familiar story about gaining political power in the hub of the power hungry. But this satire set in the 1940s is more of a comedic retreat[...]
Sep
23
Sun
all-day Passion @ Signature Theatre
Passion @ Signature Theatre
Sep 23 all-day
Passion @ Signature Theatre | Arlington | Virginia | United States
After their (yes, passionate) love is deterred by military duty, Giorgio and Clara’s relationship must survive through solely letters during the mid-1800s in Italy. Of course, the handsome soldier can’t avoid admiration even away at[...]