Gary Tischler

Freeman: An Actor Who Taught How to Act and to Be Real

Al Freeman was an actor in plays that animated his life and times -- and taught drama at Howard University.

London's Honour: An Olympics So Modern and Remembered

Londoners and the British people can be rightly proud of their Olympics. While a triumph for the United Kingdon, the U.S.A. applauds its athletes who bring home a record count of medals.

We Lose a Music Man, Two Critics and a Fashion Champion

A music composer, arts and film critics and a fashion writer: a week of loss.

Bill Dean: Georgetown’s Budding Philanthropreneur

The Dodge Mansion on P Street, although elegantly and imaginatively renovated by architect Dale Overmyer, is very old. It has ...

Emmylou Harris: All She Intended to Be

Well, we’ll be doing the songs I’ve done over the years, from the beginning until now. We’ll ...

Jerry Seinfeld at the Kennedy Center

At the Kennedy Center and at age 58, Jerry Seinfeld brings his polished humor about "nothing."

Olympics Get Better Despite NBC

The Olympics, even if you are just watching on television, start to shine -- despite NBC again.

Gore Vidal: American Renaissance Man . . . and a Very Funny Guy

Gore Vidal, great American writer and Renaissance man, also penned laugh-out-loud quips along with his cultural critiques.

Imagining a Better Olympics Opener, Despite NBC

Every four years, I turn into a mushy little kid when the opening ceremonies of the Summer Olympics are broadcast ...

Keach and Kahn: A Conversation of Shakespeare—and More

Stacy Keach -- with that voice and acting range so Shakespearean -- sat down for a talk with Michael Kahn of the Shakespeare Theatre Company.

Vincent Gray in Adams Morgan: Comfortable Being Mayor

An upbeat Mayor Gray and other city officials cut the ribbon July 27 for the completed 18th Street work in Adams Morgan.

Studio’s ‘Bloody Jackson’ Rocks at 2nd Stage

There is always one sure sign of summer in Washington. Besides the four horsemen of the weather apocalypse we are ...

Aurora's Dark Night: No Dawn for 12

After all the madness, pain and deaths, Aurora, Colorado, has no dawn.

Gone but Not Gone, Their Music Plays on: Kitty Wells, Bob Babbitt

Whenever a music maker—singer, player, twanger, jazz man, country star, doesn’t matter—passes on, the event has the ...

The Addams Family

As a Broadway musical, “The Addams Family” has had its share of tumult, upheaval and critical sneers before it ever went on the road, including the replacement of stars Nathan Lane and Bebe Neuwirth in mid-run.

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