Jeff Malet

Blue Star Theatres Program for Military Families Reached 85 Participating Theaters in 33 States

Senior members of the military and member of the theatrical establishment held a joint press conference at the Arena Stage's Mead Center for American Theater April 18 to announce the expansion of Blue Star Theatres Program to help military families.

Emancipation Day Parade (in pictures)

The Emancipation Day Parade ran from Fourth to 14th Street along Pennsylvania to celebrate the 151st anniversary of the federal law that freed more than 3,000 slaves--the first of its kind.

National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade (photos)

A Washington favorite, the National Cherry Blossom Parade happily marked the end of our cherry blossom days.

Jazz Greats Weston and Hernandez Honored at Smithsonian (photos)

For Jazz Appreciation Month, the Smithsonian Institution held a performance and received donations from jazz greats.

Bowen McCauley Dance at the Kennedy Center (photos)

Bowen McCauley Dance enchanted at the Kennedy Center with such works as “Le Sacre du Printemps."

Cherry Blossom Festival in Pictures

Spring is sprung with a vengeance: cherry blossoms, kites, lantern ceremony -- and lots of people and traffic.

The Circus Brings Out the 'Dragons'

Children of all ages enjoyed the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus at the Verizon Center this weekend.

The Circus Comes to Town

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is now at the Verizon Center. Later, there will be a chance to enjoy the circus in Baltimore or in Fairfax at the Patriot Center.

Irish Celebrate at St. Patrick's Day Parade in DC (photos)

Washington's St. Patrick's Day Parade joined the weekend cheering of the Irish in America.

Conservatives Gather for CPAC Three-day Pow-wow at National Harbor (photos)

Grabbing media coverage for three days, conservatives met at National Harbor, Md., to discuss the future of their movement, the Republican Party and America.

Civil War Sailors of the USS Monitor Buried in Arlington With Full Honors (photos)

On March 8, two Civil War sailors from the USS Monitor were laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery with some descendants of the Monitor's crew members in attendance.

Smithsonian Receives Donation of Warner Bros. Artifacts at American History Museum (photos)

With its chairman on hand, Warner Bros. donated Hollywood film props to the American History Museum March 8.

Supporters of Israel Gather in D.C. for Annual AIPAC Conference (photos)

Vice President Joe Biden outlined the theme of the this week's AIPAC Conference: ". . . to prevent Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon. Period. Period. End of discussion."

Rosa Parks Statue Dedication in U.S. Capitol (photos)

A statue of civil rights legend Rosa Parks was unveiled Feb. 27 at the U.S. Capitol. She is the first black American woman to be so honored.

Joel Grey Celebrates the 40th Anniversary of 'Cabaret' at the Smithsonian (photos)

Joel Grey came to the Smithsonian for a special donation ceremony and the screening of his Academy Award-winning performance in ...

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