“The Widow Lincoln” is a difficult play about a difficult person. Actress Mary Bacon portrays a Mary who is bewildered, keen, heavy with grief and charming and blustering, the White Houses bully.
Reworked by Heidi Thomas and Eric Schaeffer, this new "Gigi" comes into its own with Vanessa Hudgens, while mindful of the original 1958 movie.
The U.S. Holocaust Museum and Embassy of Hungary remembered the lives lived and lost during the Holocaust with performances last week.
It’s always an odd feeling interviewing actors you’ve seen on Washington stages in many guises. Such was the ...
We remember baseball legend and Chicago Cub Ernie Banks, who died of a heart attack at 83 on Jan. 23.
The Washington National Opera’s American Opera Initiative continues to bear fruit and create a climate for new operas.
In a robust, sometimes rambling, Tony-the-Tiger speech, President Obama seemed to be announcing that things were swell, because his policies had been vindicated and worked during the Jan. 20 State of the Union before Congress.
The Kennedy Center and Washington Performing Arts have some big initiatives for Washingtonians to look forward to in 2015.
For Welsh actor Gerain Wyn Davies, playing Prospero in Shakespeare's "The Tempest" presents a challenge, but also an opportunity.
Back in December, when the Obama administration announced it would be normalizing relations with Fidel Castro’s Cuba after 50 ...
Actress Mary Bacon, her husband Andrew Leynse and their young son live in New York near Columbia University. Leynse is ...
A new play by MacArthur “Genius” Fellow Tarell Alvin McCraney, author of “The Brother/Sister Triology ...
The Golden Globe Awards show, the annual movie and television awards party, presented by 93 mostly obscure members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, has became a must-watch Sunday night television event.
We lost Anita Ekberg and Rod Taylor this week. They were sexy and smart and not to be forgotten.
We remember the lives of those who passed away at the end of 2014 (and at the beginning of 2015).