Arts & Entertainment

Arts & Entertainment

04/21/2015 - 1:19pm
Thursday, April 16 Cheryl D Edwards’ Studio – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. PRISM features the works of Cheryl Edwards, Lisa Farrell, Lisa Rosenstein, and Lynn Slyvester. The artists’ works are reminiscent of a dispersive prism’s... >>more
04/15/2015 - 12:00am
“Network” at Long View Gallery Science and art have often influenced one another since the Renaissance. “Network” at Long View Gallery exemplifies one of the most contemporaneous scientific influences on art – the... >>more
04/14/2015 - 9:38am
Over 40 contemporary African artists from 18 nations were invited to draw upon Dante’s classic work “The Divine Comedy” in a dazzling new exhibit that spans 22,000 feet on all four floors of the National Museum of African Art, a... >>more
04/09/2015 - 10:19am
Someone was murdered and you have 45 minutes to get the key and get out. The question is…who is the culprit? Escape Artist DC, located on Capitol Hill in Barracks Row, will open its doors to the public this week. A group of friends or... >>more
04/07/2015 - 11:52am
Spring is finally here and it’s time to get out and enjoy the neighborhood and the (somewhat) warmer weather. Restaurants’ and bars’ patios are open again and our gardens are showing signs of life. We’ve got you covered... >>more
04/06/2015 - 12:10pm
Thoughts Of A Jazz Lover Jazz can be enigmatic, an alchemy of mysterious sounds and moods that is spontaneous and yet deliberate in its free flowing creativity. The music can be complex, but good jazz feels as simple as first love—it goes... >>more
04/06/2015 - 11:52am
You don’t know why you find yourself standing in front of the picture. It’s a photo of something unremarkable—a storm over farmland, a tree, cherries on a table…but there is something special about it. Yes, it has a... >>more
04/06/2015 - 11:31am
Torn but Mending By all accounts, Scott Magnuson was a hot mess. He started drinking at 14 and, by the time he was in his 20s, had wrecked three cars and spent countless hours in jails and courtrooms. And it was only downhill from there. Working in... >>more
04/06/2015 - 11:05am
Woman in Gold  “Women in Gold” is another “based on a true story” film with a World War II backdrop, showing the war’s legacy of Nazi thievery being avenged, rather like last year’s (disappointing) “The... >>more
04/06/2015 - 10:22am
Collecting contributes to a life of exploration and intrigue.  This year, at the annual Smithsonian Craft Show,  a group of leaders in their fields will discuss collecting of all sorts.  Good, Better, Best Oscar Fitzgerald, Thursday,... >>more
04/06/2015 - 9:25am
It begins with opera: Ed Gero, the embodiment of Antonin Scalia, cloaked in the elaborate robe of a Supreme Court justice, transported by the soaring chords of an aria from Verdi’s La Traviata, commanding the boards of the Kogod Cradle beneath... >>more
04/06/2015 - 9:10am
Passing the time at Lola’s, the Barracks Row casual bar and restaurant, my companion received a text alert for our main event -- a table for two at lauded Rose’s Luxury. My date had secured a place in line at 4:30 p.m. It was now about 7... >>more
03/14/2015 - 1:00am
On Saturday, Apr. 4, 1-9 p.m., enjoy more than eight celebratory hours of free music, family-friendly water-related activities, cultural experiences, live entertainment and delicious foods at multiple outdoor venues at the Southwest Waterfront. The... >>more
03/12/2015 - 8:28am
Mary D. Ott’s Compulsive Botany at Touchstone Mary Ott has created a series of seemingly uniform paintings of the same subject with color appearing as the only variant.  At first sight, the viewer might find the repetitive nature of the... >>more
03/04/2015 - 12:15pm
It’s been a frigid winter, but that doesn’t mean the folks along the H Street NE Corridor have been hibernating. To the contrary, there’s been quite a bit of local excitement, and the coming months promise to hold even more as... >>more