The 100th birthday party for Woody Guthrie at the Kennedy Center was a hootenanny of singers and friends who paid musical tribute to an American legend.
One fellow journalist friend of mine sounded as if he were experiencing a kind of emotional whiplash.
Biden-Ryan or Nationals-Cardinals ...
Talking to Ramblin' Jack Elliott offers a great picture of one of America's beloved singers, Woody Guthrie, as well Elliott himself -- along with the Kennedy Center's Woody Guthrie Centennial Concert on Sunday.
The opening night performance had an electric feel to it and an almost total willingness on the part of the audience to join in. Mary Bridget Davies delivered an uncannily authentic performance as singer Janis Joplin.
The Oct. 3 presidential debate had people giving Mitt Romney a victory and others scratching my heads about President Barack Obama's performance on stage.
A special commemoration of Holocaust victims in Nazi-occupied Lithuania offered a beautiful, bittersweet salve of music and song at the Lithuanian Embassy.
Who says you can’t win for losing? The Washington Nationals managed to do just that last night when they ...
I wrote my first story—at the request of then publisher David Roffman—for the Georgetowner in 1980, a kind ...
The voice on the phone didn’t give many clues. I expected to hear Janis Joplin’s growly, smoky voice ...
Former New York Times publisher Arthur Ochs “Punch” Sulzberger at the helm during the height of American print journalism died Sept. 29.
Give yourself the time to take in Washington National Opera's production of "Don Giovanni," Mozart's long work that goes to the next level -- it's on the must-attend list.
Pat McGee will be here performing Friday, Sept. 28, at the Music Center at Strathmore.
Studio Theatre's drama, "Invisible Man," continues to haunt in its African-American tales of presence.
An autumn weekend of everyday events gives a happy and healthy dose of normalcy for those willing to take it all in.
With a Senate bill, endorsed by Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., longest-serving women in the history of the U.S. Congress, the plan for a women's history museum moves forward.