The full life of Paul Robeson is impressively on full display at Arena Stage's "Tallest Tree in the Forest."
Few polls have been taken during the Democratic mayoral primary campaign. A recent one looks for Mayor Vincent Gray.
Watching politics is sometimes like watching the kings and would-be kings in Shakespeare’s histories and tragedies—on the throne ...
The great mix of presenters and stars, film and TV, made the awards show predictably off-center and off-color.
The mayoral debate at Dumbarton House Jan. 9 was surprised by an uninvited candidate -- but missed the incumbent, Mayor Vincent Gray.
Here we go again: the Redskins' new coach, Jay Gruden, will the eighth one since 1999.
"Flashdance" had musical cache to begin with -- and gets even more songs in the musical at the Kennedy Center.
Gary Tischler looks back at the dearly departed of 2013 and sees how what we recall says as much about them as it says about us.
Actors take on familiar characters with "The King and I" and "A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas,” both at the Olney.
Veteran actor Larry Cahn becomes Walter Hobbs in "Elf" at the Kennedy Center, a role made famous by James Caan.
The audience at "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner" at Arena made the play's experience even better.
In this our town, in the year of Our Lord 2013, nonprofit is a year-round word. It’s a definition ...
Who says kids won’t sit still for an afternoon or evening at the theater?
Well, maybe not entirely still ...
We lost a trio of classic Hollywood actresses: Joan Fontaine, Eleanor Parker and Audrey Totter, immortalized on the silver screen.
Known for "Lawrence of Arabia," "Becket" and many other films, Peter O'Toole lived large in film and in life.