Many of the giants of jazz recorded on the Blue Note label, and the Kennedy Center celebrates with an all-star concert this Sunday.
It is one of the givens in the litany of American bedrock beliefs that many people dream of and aspire ...
Last weekend, one of the bigger events was the Correspondents' Dinner and parties surrounding it -- and that was but one aspect of a jam-packed Washington.
Call it the extra magical "Magic Flute." The reviewer and the kids in the audience loved the Washington National Opera production at the Kennedy Center.
Director Randy Johnson has another song fest at Arena Stage: “Smokey Joe’s Café, the Songs of Leiber and Stoller."
No matter how much you change things, core things remain the same.
That was the case with the 30th annual ...
Here’s a hot tip: “The Magic Flute” is coming.
Mozart’s last opera was a big hit at its ...
When "Passport DC" starts in May, visit a range of nations without ever leaving the city.
People in Washington – but probably in every city in the world – are always talking about change.
Hop into a cab ...
A great writer and master wordsmith, Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died, but his beautiful words live on to the delight of anyone who can think and feel.
As "Hair" approaches its half-century mark, our critic recalls its early days -- and talks about today's involved production at the Keegan Theatre on Church Street.
Arts critic Gary Tischler finds “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” as happily small-town, surprising and seductive as ever—and with Broadway verve.
Only in Washington. You go to see a play, and you’re in the middle of a historic moment about ...
The irrepressible actor Mickey Rooney -- though short in stature -- lived his life large. Just ask his ex-wives.