Gary Tischler

The Fewer Terrorists, the Better

When the virulent and high-ranking al-Qaeda leader Anwar Al-Awlaki was killed in target drone strike in Yemen last week, most ...

A Life of Achievement and Service

Roger Kennedy, the former director of the National Park Service, died last week at 85.

"Oklahoma" Takes a Final Bow this Weekend

The extended run of "Oklahoma" at Arena Stage is finally coming to a close. Two of the show's stars speak about thier experience with the production.

Charles Harting Percy: 1919 - 2011

Former Senator Charles Percy died Saturday at the age of 91, succumbing to the effects of Alzheimer’s disease at ...

Till Fellner: Past, Present and Future of Classical Music

There are certain images that come to mind when you think of classical music, and pianist Till Fellner, a rising ...

Daughters of Politics: Kara Kennedy and Eleanor Mondale

The obituaries of Kara Kennedy and Eleanor Mondale.

Looking for a Good Time? 'The Heir Apparent' Puts on a Show

The Shakespeare Theatre Company's "The Heir Apparent" opens to riotous reviews.

An Evening of Rememberance at the Kennedy Center

A crowd gathered at the Kennedy Center last Thursday to commemorate and mourn the anniversary of September 11.

'Tosca' at the Washington National Opera

An old favorite opens up a new season.

Rain Won't Stop This City's Event Calendar

Bored? This isn't your average rainy day weekend.

2011 Fall Opera Preview

Washington experienced a wrenching and rare one-two weather punch in one week — an unprecedented earthquake followed by a hurricane. The ...

Memory and Witness in a Post-9/11 World

Like witnesses at a traffic accident, everybody remembers that singular, defining day differently yet, at the same time, everyone has ...

Much To Do About Ukes

I didn’t know there was so much to know about the ukulele , or how many people were crazy about ...

A Hurricane, Not An Earthquake

Last week, I saw a headline in one of the few remaining daily newspapers left in the whole wide world ...

Fall Visual Art Preview 2011

The visual arts are the quiet arts, the arts of contemplation, the finished art.

When we see a painting in ...

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