Gary Tischler

Seamus Heaney: Plain-spoken Earth and Poetic Space of Truth

The Irish poet Seamus Heaney was a literary giant on par with Joyce, Beckett and Yates.

50th Anniversary of the March: Beyond the Dream

At the Aug. 28 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, many speaker and three presidents gave their take on the day and the years since then.

Donna McKechnie Performs 'Same Place, Another Time' at Olney Theatre Center

Look again: Donna McKechnie performs “Same Place, Another Time” on Sept. 1.

Julie Harris: the Enchanting, Transforming Broadway Legend

From "East of Eden" to "the Belle of Amherst" to "Knots Landing," actress Julie Harris showed a powerful command of film, theater and television.

Elmore Leonard: That Guy Was a Helluva Writer

The Georgetowner's best writer has some words of his own for one of America's.

Ev Shorey: Georgetown’s ‘Great Friend, Great Citizen’

The obituary in the Washington Post for Clyde Everett “Ev” Shorey, who died July 23 of congestive heart failure at ...

Fall Arts Preview 2013

NOW PLAYING Miss Saigon—Here’s a way to kick off a 24th-anniversary season: remount and re-imagine a full-blown production ...

Jack Germond: Unforgettable Reporter's Reporter

A meat-and-potatoes newman, Jack Germond was a print journalist who looked the part on television, too.

Ev Shorey: Georgetown's 'Great Friend, Great Citizen'

Classic gentleman Ev Shorey, a former president of the Citizens Association of Georgetown, has died.

Clyde's Celebrates 50 Years As D.C.'s 'American Bar'

In August 1963, a new bar and restaurant opened on M Street: Clyde's of Georgetown. It -- and its other places -- have become a Washington legend.

2 Rare Tiger Cubs at National Zoo a Victory for Conservationists

Damai, the Sumatran Tiger at the National Zoo, gave birth to two cubs Aug. 5.

Olney's 'Chorus Line': '70s Musical As Fresh As Today

Broadway's musical classic about itself, "A Chorus Line," gets an enthusiastic re-staging at the Olney Theater Center—extended to Sept. 8.

'A Chorus Line' Continues Its History at the Olney

You don’t see “ A Chorus Line ” too often anymore, certainly not in many regional theaters.

“It’s not that ...

Carla’s Angels

It’s a drive and a time to get to Country Club Kennels and Training in Fauquier County, Virginia, a ...

Greatness, Old-School Style: a Vanishing America

Politicians, an actor, an athlete and a journalist: their richly American lives.

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