Gary Tischler

Another Commencement Weekend in Washington

From Nobel Prize winners to celebrated actor Kerry Washington, commencement weekend in D.C. is in full swing. Congratulations to the Class of 2013.

A Rare 'Sun Also Rises' Sets Too Soon

The Washington Ballet's Septime Webre created a masterful and dazzling work in "The Sun Also Rises." We just wish that had been more time to see it.

'Other Desert Cities': Family Secrets in Palm Springs

Arena's "Other Desert Cities" display family members' biting comments about their lives -- with a strong cast that keeps it real.

Ute Lemper Sings It All

The German-born singer Ute Lemper is making one of her frequent jaunts to Washington, this time at the Sixth and ...

A Return to Hemingway and Fitzgerald

The boys are back.

We’re talking Ernie and F. Scott, Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald, the American chroniclers ...

'Show Boat': True American Entertainment

"Show Boat" is a wowser, as our reviewer notes and finds soprano Andriana Chuchman "the heart and soul of the show."

Washington Ballet Presents Hemingway's "The Sun Also Rises"

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Kahn's Take on 'Wallenstein' and 'Coriolanus'

A talk with Shakespeare Theatre Company director Michael Kahn reveals the rise and fall of great men in two plays.

Rest In Peace, Possum

Country music giant George Jones has died -- and so has a bit of country music itself.

At-Large Council Election: Good to Be the Incumbent

An interim councilmember no more, Anita Bonds led the pack to secure her at-large seat on the District Council.

The 'Freedom' and Heart of Richie Havens

Singer Richie Havens -- more than a performer at Woodstock -- was also a teacher for the environment.

Is April the Cruelest Month?

“All in all, it’s been a tough week,” President Barack Obama said in the wake of the capture of ...

Franceesa Zambello Joins Washington National Opera

Francesca Zambello, on the phone, at a table, in print, from a distance, and just from reading her resume, feels ...

Al Neuharth: Founder of USA Today, Freedom Forum and the Newseum

Media innovator Al Neuharth left us his unique gifts of a national newspaper and a news museum in downtown D.C.

An Election? Yes, Vote April 23

Yes, Washington, there is an election tomorrow, however unmotivated you might be.

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