Gary Tischler

Jeremy Denk: Taking on the Musical Life and ‘Goldberg’

To tell the truth, when it came time to pick up the phone and call pianist Jeremy Denk, whom the ...

Intimate, Emotive 'Laramie Project' Moved From Ford's Theatre

Ford's Theatre shutdown doesn't shut out season-opener "The Laramie Project."

Tom Clancy: Great Stories With Surprising, True Heroes

Best-selling author Tom Clancy passed away this week, only months before his next book was set to be published.

Our First President Finally Gets His Library at Mount Vernon

After a 214-year wait, President George Washington gets his wish of a library at Mount Vernon fulfilled.

Shutdown's Little Details Say a Lot: Towpath, Parks Closed

We know many federal employees are not working, but it is also the little things that get people angry at Congress.

Legendary Rat Pack Comes Alive at Strathmore

Remembered for performances in 1960, the Rat Pack gets its story told to a new generation of Americans.

Two Tales of Two Losses, at Arena and Woolly

I cannot think of two plays that might be more different than “Detroit” by Lisa D’Amour and “The Velocity ...

'Million Dollar Quarter' Returns to the Kennedy Center With a New Jerry Lee Lewis

John Countryman, who plays Jerry Lee Lewis, explains the excitement, feelings and live rock-n-roll of "Million Dollar Quartet."

WNO's 'Tristan and Isolde': the Overpowering Wagner Is in Charge

The power of Wagner's words and music is on dlsplay in WNO's "Tristan and Isolde" with its lead soprano Irene Theorin more than up to the task.

Navy Yard Shootings Makes D.C. Like the Others

Washington, D.C., was shocked by a mass shooting that left at least 12 dead -- at a very secure and historic naval installation.

Kennedy Center Honors: Arroyo, Hancock, Joel, MacLaine and Santana

The Kennedy Center was listening: this year's Honors includes two Hispanic winners.

Is It Forever . . . September 11th?

The photograph that the Georgetowner caught that afternoon from Halcyon House, looking south, doesn’t seem like much if you ...

Posner at Home at Folger

Even though Aaron Posner has directed many plays in many American places, and written some, too. It must seem now ...

Jenny Live in D.C. at WPAS

Just being around Jenny Bilfield, the new president and CEO of the Washington Performing Arts Society, you get the sense ...

'It's a Girl!': a Panda Amid D.C.'s News and History

A tiny female panda cub grabs the attention of the most powerful and important city in the world, as it to remind us of more important things in life.

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