Arts & Entertainment

Arts & Entertainment

11/19/2014 - 11:08am
The 9:30 Club did not have any problems with turnout on Election Day this month.  The headliner on Nov. 4 was Hozier, 24-year-old Irish singer-songwriter, who exploded in popularity this year. The venue was packed.   The Artist Hozier was... >>more
11/19/2014 - 10:56am
There is a lot to see this November in MidCity with an emphasis on photography as the seventh edition of Fotoweek DC launches a new series of exhibitions, panel discussions and workshops citywide with MidCity galleries Fathom and Touchstone... >>more
11/04/2014 - 11:12am
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
11/04/2014 - 10:38am
When Ed McManus retired he traveled to Hamburg to continue his study of the German language. Prior to his departure he got a call from an old friend who was dying. At his final visit his friend took his hand and hugged him heartily for the last time... >>more
11/04/2014 - 10:38am
Into the Fray If you thought you knew the Civil War, think again. In “Fire and Dust” Christopher Datta not only conveys the “the crackle of rifle fire and the smell of gunpowder,” but also takes you into the very hearts and... >>more
11/04/2014 - 10:06am
It was the almost endless stretches of the most intense, brilliant living color – flowing to the horizon. Hovering, really. Flowers! Heavenly fields of flowers. Carol Phifer was in Holland about five years ago and that was the vision that... >>more
11/04/2014 - 9:36am
Birdman (or the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) Buzz is building about Michael Keaton’s turn in “Birdman,” directed and co-written by Mexican Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu (“21 Grams,” “Babel”). With a... >>more
11/03/2014 - 11:11am
Here in the center of Capitol Hill’s business district, it’s not all about business or even about politics. Fifteen years and many celebrations later, our Barracks Row Main Street events have become an integral part of neighborhood life... >>more
11/03/2014 - 8:42am
A young Australian woman in the Big Apple on vacation takes a leap of faith, and on a whim goes on a single dance audition during her week-long stay. Days later and half a world away she gets an email that will change her life and launch her... >>more
10/06/2014 - 12:00pm
Wolf Trap isn't just for summer outdoor concerts. You'd be surprised at the variety and sophistication of the entertainment offered at the Barns year-round. On Saturday, Oct. 18, 7:30 p.m., you can enjoy An Evening of Indian Dance at the... >>more
10/06/2014 - 12:00pm
At over 50' long, 20' high and weighing 6 tons, Spinosaurus is the largest discovered predatory dinosaur to roam the Earth. This dino’s extraordinary features include a crocodile-shaped skull and 7' spines forming a sail along its... >>more
10/06/2014 - 12:00pm
The Howard Theatre at 620 T St. NW first opened in 1910 in the area known as "Black Broadway." It provided a place where color barriers blurred and music unified. From 1980 to 2012, the theater sat vacant in what we now call the U Street... >>more
10/06/2014 - 12:00pm
The DC premier of "Sex With Strangers" is at Signature Theater from Oct 14-Dec 7. A raging snowstorm traps strangers Olivia, an unsuccessful, yet gifted, thirty-nine-year-old writer, and Ethan, a tech-addicted and wildly successful young... >>more
10/06/2014 - 12:00pm
In what has grown into an annual fall tradition, Hill Center will host the third annual Pottery on the Hill October 31 through November 2 with a “Pottery Jam” at District Clay on October 30.  This year, sixteen nationally recognized... >>more
10/06/2014 - 10:52am
Hacking Through Newspeak Local writers Chuck McCutcheon and David Mark have spent hundreds of hours watching C-SPAN (so you don’t have do), and years interviewing officeholders, candidates, spinners, flacks, and other political animals. The... >>more