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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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CityDance DREAMscape

CityDance’s DREAMscape Brings Together Top Dancers

Non-profit dance organization CityDance is holding its annual…
The Taming of the Shrew

STC’s Unique Take on The Taming of the Shrew

For Shakespeare Theatre Company’s staging of The Taming…
Sarah Lasko

Local Actress Sarah Lasko Stars in The Wizard of Oz

At four years old, Sarah Lasko knew she was destined to act.…
Elvis & Nixon

Elvis & Nixon: Shannon Shines as the King, but Movie Fades

Right before the closing credits roll on Elvis & Nixon, the…
Ford’s Theatre

110 in the Shade Brings Girl Power to Ford’s Theatre

When DC theater darling Tracy Lynn Olivera mentioned that 110…
George Orwell’s 1984

Big Brother Is Watching: 1984 Comes to the Nation’s Capital

Enter the dystopian world of George Orwell’s 1984 this spring,…
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March Film Festival Roundup

DC Independent Film Festival: March 4-13 The DC Independent…
Chinese New Year

Kennedy Center Celebrates Chinese New Year

Celebrate Chinese New Year this month with four days of festivities…
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A Contemporary Take on The Glass Menagerie

Two of the DC area’s most versatile actors are joining forces…
Othello

Shakespeare’s Bad Boy Comes to DC in STC’s Othello

Jonno Roberts has made a career of playing the bad guy. This…
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Sep
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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
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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
26
Wed
6:30 pm Welcome to Night Vale Live Show @ Lincoln Theatre
Welcome to Night Vale Live Show @ Lincoln Theatre
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm
Welcome to Night Vale Live Show @ Lincoln Theatre | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
First-time visitors and regular listeners of the Night Vale podcast have a chance to experience a brand-new storyline with a live show tour. The alternate reality podcast production “promises to find unexpected ways to bring[...]
Sep
29
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9:30 pm Brooks Wheelan From SNL, MTV, Co... @ The Bier Baron Tavern and DC Comedy Loft
Brooks Wheelan From SNL, MTV, Co... @ The Bier Baron Tavern and DC Comedy Loft
Sep 29 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Brooks Wheelan From SNL, MTV, Comedy Central, CONAN @ The Bier Baron Tavern and DC Comedy Loft | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Brooks Wheelan television credits include HBO’s “Girls”, Comedy Centrals “The Half Hour”, “@Midnight”, “Adam Devine’s House Party”, NBC’s “Late Night with Seth Myers”, MTV’s “Ridiculousness” and TBS’ “CONAN.” He was a writer and cast member[...]