Arts & Entertainment

Arts & Entertainment

03/21/2015 - 11:59am
EMULSION, now in its second year, seeks to show visitors a wide array of art forms and mediums - from two-dimensional work to performance based work - to create a unified ensemble. Three cash prizes will be awarded to the first, second and third... >>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
03/04/2015 - 10:11am
No denying season creep. Our new normal is earlier springs, milder summers and longer falls. But, explain winter? The weather hawks at Barracks Row Main Street are concerned. This time winter has gone too far! February begins event season. The job... >>more
03/03/2015 - 1:15pm
A Quest for the Crunch All he wanted was a decent loaf of bread, something reminiscent of the Jewish ryes and Russian black breads of his Brooklyn childhood. But DC in the 1990s offered little to chew on. So Samuel Fromartz began baking his own... >>more
03/03/2015 - 1:12pm
It could be a place before our time. A primal land without us. It’s a place that intrigues and fascinates in a way that demands more questions, but there can be no single answer…no simplistic formula.   Freya Grand talks to us... >>more
03/03/2015 - 1:11pm
G.W. (Pete) Stewart is a native Washingtonian who joined the faculty of the Computer Science Department at the University of Maryland in 1974. In 1990, “inspired by beers at Tunnicliff’s on a bright Saturday afternoon,” he and his... >>more
03/03/2015 - 10:43am
Human Capital  This film was Italy’s official entry for the 2014 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film but did not make the list of nominees.  For the 2014 David de Donatello awards (the Italian “Oscars”) cinema... >>more
03/01/2015 - 1:00am
The Hill Center opens a new six-artist show, March 5, with the opening reception on Friday, March 13. Alan Braley’s haunting and alluring works, whether landscapes, seascapes or people, emerge from his consciousness as emotional extensions.... >>more
02/23/2015 - 11:10am
Not even a nordic blast could dampen the enthusiasm of the fashion faithful at the Wednesday kickoff of DC Fashion Week (DCFW) founded and produced by Ean Williams. Heralded as a celebration of “NEXTGEN” up and coming designers, the DCFW... >>more
02/19/2015 - 9:31am
Thursday, February 19 WPA at Artisphere – 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Washington Project for the Arts hosts Asantewa Boakyewa, Kristi-Anne Caisse, Sarah Hanley, and Phyllis Rosenzweig for a curators talk. Join them as they discuss the artists and... >>more
02/18/2015 - 9:53am
A sold out after-hours event at the National Air and Space Museum featuring the museum’s newest exhibit, Outside the Spacecraft: 50 Years of Extra-Vehicular Activity, was attended by approximately 200 people on Friday. The event, titled Scenes... >>more
02/09/2015 - 7:54am
In the dead of winter, you can count on two things in MidCity— lovers will pack restaurants up and down the 14th Street corridor on Valentine’s Day and the area’s galleries will host some of the most important openings in the DC... >>more
02/06/2015 - 11:29am
I couldn’t wait to see Mary Stuart. Just think: two of Washington’s greatest actresses, with six Helen Hayes Awards between them, cast as a pair of formidable queens trapped in a decades-long, life-threatening game of cat and mouse... >>more