Gary Tischler

Elmore Leonard: That Guy Was a Helluva Writer

The Georgetowner's best writer has some words of his own for one of America's.

Ev Shorey: Georgetown’s ‘Great Friend, Great Citizen’

The obituary in the Washington Post for Clyde Everett “Ev” Shorey, who died July 23 of congestive heart failure at ...

Fall Arts Preview 2013

NOW PLAYING Miss Saigon—Here’s a way to kick off a 24th-anniversary season: remount and re-imagine a full-blown production ...

Jack Germond: Unforgettable Reporter's Reporter

A meat-and-potatoes newman, Jack Germond was a print journalist who looked the part on television, too.

Ev Shorey: Georgetown's 'Great Friend, Great Citizen'

Classic gentleman Ev Shorey, a former president of the Citizens Association of Georgetown, has died.

Clyde's Celebrates 50 Years As D.C.'s 'American Bar'

In August 1963, a new bar and restaurant opened on M Street: Clyde's of Georgetown. It -- and its other places -- have become a Washington legend.

2 Rare Tiger Cubs at National Zoo a Victory for Conservationists

Damai, the Sumatran Tiger at the National Zoo, gave birth to two cubs Aug. 5.

Olney's 'Chorus Line': '70s Musical As Fresh As Today

Broadway's musical classic about itself, "A Chorus Line," gets an enthusiastic re-staging at the Olney Theater Center—extended to Sept. 8.

'A Chorus Line' Continues Its History at the Olney

You don’t see “ A Chorus Line ” too often anymore, certainly not in many regional theaters.

“It’s not that ...

Carla’s Angels

It’s a drive and a time to get to Country Club Kennels and Training in Fauquier County, Virginia, a ...

Greatness, Old-School Style: a Vanishing America

Politicians, an actor, an athlete and a journalist: their richly American lives.

Scena Theatre Revives "Salome" for an American Audience

In their 25th anniversary season, Scena Theatre revives a troubled, misunderstood classic by Oscar Wilde, proving once again their importance to Washington's cultural fabric.

National Archives Host Shirley Jones

Movie and television star Shirley Jones steals the stage, once again, in an interview with Washington Post film critic Ann Hornaday in the National Archives William McGowan Theater.

Chicago Cop and Television Crook Dies at Age 69

Saying goodbye to Dennis Farina, beloved cop and actor, well known for his work on Law and Order.

'This Town' Is In Our Town, Just Not Where We Live

The gossipy, readable "This Town" zooms in on its little power center of political-media-lobbyist D.C. to the dismay of a few and the delight of all.

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