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Saturday, April 21, 2018

Two Films: Brits Behaving Badly and Bits from the American Songbook

The Party Versatile British writer-director Sally Potter has made only eight feature films over 35 years; films that have received radically varied critical assessments.  Her...

Glass Debuts at the Kennedy Center

A faithful follower of Philip Glass, I was hooked when I first saw his experimental film, “Koyaanisqatsi: Life Out of Balance,” in 1982. Its...

Recycle Public Art Project

The DCCAH in partnership with the DC Department of Public Works (DPW) invites submissions from artists and graphic designers for the Designed to Recycle...

Theater: John Brown’s Raid – You Are There. What Now?

TV viewers who grew up in the 1950s and 60s may remember Walter Cronkite’s series, “You Are There.” These re-enactments of famous historic episodes...

Across The DMV Jay Starling Is Seldom Unseen

One thing that DMV bluegrass fans know is that dobroist Jay Starling sure gets around. Over the last few months, Jay has performed three...

Don’t Miss The FRIGS

I am always looking for something different or out of my comfort zone. The noise, goth rock band FRIGS definitely meets this requirement. They...

Hype Café Open on Pennsylvania

Hype Café sits at the corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and 12 Street SE, perfectly positioned to catch the morning sun through large east and...

Blue Jacket Releases Limited-Series Cans Friday

Greg Engert, Beer Director and Partner of Neighborhood Restaurant Group (NRG), announced the launch of Bluejacket’s award-winning craft beers in cans will be available...

Seafood on the Wharf

Located at the Wharf, this stunning seafood palace is the latest creation of Fabio and his Spanish-born wife Maria Trabocchi. Begin with tapas like pulpo...

The Poetic Hill

E. Ethelbert Miller has given a splendid gift to anyone who loves poetry or baseball—or the poetry of baseball. In his new book, “If...