Gary Tischler

Band Kids From the Heartland at Russia's Embassy

Washington's Embassy Series brought about an electric and hopeful meeting of cultures April 5.

Kreeger Museum's Founding Director Looks Back

Judy A. Greenberg spoke this morning at Georgetown Media Group's Cultural Leadership Breakfast at the George Town Club.

The Optimism of Spring Sweeps the D.C. Sports Environment

Spring is the season in which they tell us hope springs eternal.

It’s the wipeout season of forgiveness and ...

Sharon Ambrose, Former Council Member, Has Died

Sharon Ambrose, representing Ward 6 which included Capitol Hill, was a strong advocate for the construction of Nationals Park.

Tazewell Thompson Directs Arena's 'Raisin in the Sun'

The former Arena Stage assistant director is directing Lorraine Hansberry’s “A Raisin in the Sun,” the classic play of a striving, struggling, vividly portrayed African American family living in Chicago in the 1950s

A Sense of Community in the Hullabaloo?

A lot of our daily political and media diet these days is damning or ridiculous — often both.

Shift Festival Showcases Innovative Orchestras

Ensembles from Colorado, North Carolina, Georgia and New York (Brooklyn, that is) will perform and teach through April 1.

'Ragtime' at Ford's, a Stellar Historical Musical

The music and songs seem fresh, but the themes echo almost every day and loudly through our daily  social, cultural, individual and — God knows — political lives.

Support for the Arts in the Time of Budget Cuts

The theme of defunding or making cuts in federal programs that support the arts and artists has been a steady drumbeat for the conservative right over the years.

Coach John Thompson III Fired

After losing in the Big East tourney and failing to make the NCAA Tournament, basketball coach John Thompson III was told by Georgetown University not to return next season.

Three Full Lives: Derek, Chuck and Jimmy

The poet, the inventor of rock and roll and the journalist left legacies that connect to one another and to us all.

Trocks Set to Tumble Into Kennedy Center

“Swan Lake, Act II: Le Lac des Cygnes” (Tchaikovsky/Choreography after Ivanov).

“Le Corsaire Pas De Deux” (Drigo/Choreography after ...

Nothing Quite Like St. Patrick's Day

To many of us, the Irish — always visible and deep in our national memory — are about words and music.

March Madness: We're All In — Or Not

College basketball is a different sort of game now, and so is the tournament.

Environmental Film Festival Turns 25

Founded by Georgetown residents Flo and Roger Stone, the festival will screen more than 180 films this year, from March 14 to 26.

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