Gary Tischler

'Anything Goes': Broadway Babe Rachel York Runs the Show

Cole Porter's sassy, salty musical, now at the Kennedy Center, is see-worthy.

'Stupid F#*@ing Bird': Chekhov's 'Seagull' Worked Over

O.K., so Chekhov's "Seagull" gets a silly name change. It's not quite the same anyway.

Brubeck Bros. Quartet: a Tribute to Dad at the Hamilton

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet, preforming at the Hamilton on June 14.

A Look at What's Left : D.C. Jazz Festival

The DC Jazz Festival is roaring to a big close this weekend, with some big concerts still remaining on tap. Here is a look of whats left.

Evans Makes It Official: He's Running for Mayor

Jack Evans, Georgetowner and long-serving councilmember, joins the race to become Mayor of Washington, D.C.

Singer-Citizen Joan Baez: A Conversation of Past and Present

One of America's great singers -- Joan Baez -- will perform at Wolf Trap June 12.

'Approaching Ali': Soloman Howard's Challenge

The Washington National Opera’s world premiere of "Approaching Ali" tells a unique story with local talent Soloman Howard in the lead role.

The Beauty is in the Details, The Architecture of Gil Schafer

“We live differently today in terms of lifestyle, what people do, family arrangements, than in the past.”

We were talking ...

‘The Guardsmen’: Fitting in Our Times

There was some head scratching in the seats when the Kennedy Center made Hungarian playwright Ferenc Molnar’s “The Guardsman ...

Paquito D’Rivera’s ‘Sax Life’ Perfect for Jazz

When we think about the 2013 D.C. Jazz Festival, we can think about a lot of things—the essence ...

A Governor's Appeal to Bipartisan 'Vox Populi'

All politics is local, except when it’s not.

The death of the long-serving Democratic Senator from New Jersey Frank ...

Roy Haynes Kicks Off D.C. Jazz Fest at the Hamilton

Feeling jazzy? Get ready: the D.C. Jazz Festival begins Wednesday with drummer Roy Haynes.

Jean Stapleton: She'll Always Be Our Edith Bunker, Too

Her Edith Bunker character may have been called "a dingbat," but actress Jean Stapleton was everything but that.

Right Time, Right Place for Memorial Day Reflections

Amid the pomp and popular of Memorial Day events, a World War II veteran gets to the heart of the matter in simple conversation.

Burnett Recognized with Mark Twain Prize

It is about time: Carol Burnett will receive the Mark Twain Prize. She has already earned a Kennedy Center Honor.

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