"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.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra president Deborah Rutter will succeed Michael Kaiser as the third president of the Kennedy Center, beginning Sept. 1.
I kept thinking, as I watched Mikhail Baryshnikov navigate the stage of the Lansburgh Theatre in “Man in a Case ...
We celebrate the life of Nelson Mandela. In D.C., we may sign a book of condolences at the South African Embassy or the Wilson Building -- and attend a memorial service at the National Cathedral on Wednesday.
What seemed old is new and fresh again. Check "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" (Ancient Rome) and “The King and I” (old Thailand), now playing.
We used to think of the “The Holidays” as encompassing perhaps what we could call the advent period, those days ...