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Monday, March 25, 2019

District Soul Food Opens Saturday

District Soul Food will open this Saturday, February 2 at 10:00 a.m. The restaurant, located at the site of the former Banana Cafe (500 Eighth...

See ‘It’s Elementary’ at Corner Store Arts

The Corner Store Arts (900 S. Carolina Ave. SE) presents an themed invitational group art exhibit entitled ‘It’s Elementary: The Four Elements? Earth, Air,...

Shakespeare Theatre Extends Free Tickets for Federal Workers

The Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC) has extended their offer to Federal Employees who were affected by the shutdown, by releasing 100 more free tickets for Richard the...

Don’t Miss SOAK This Saturday

SOAK’s music is young. She started writing and recording demos at the age of 13, and the now 22-year-old shows no signs of stopping. The...

Drink and Learn at Monthly Cocktological Evenings

Did you know that gin became popularized in England because the country and France were fighting? Or that, in its early days, crude gin...

The Jazz Project

Tous des oiseaux •••• Eleni Karaindrou, piano Savina Yannatou: voice Vangelis Christopoulos: oboe; Yiannis Evangelatos: bassoon AlexandroBotonis: violoncello Dinos Hadjiiordanou: accordion  Aris Dimitriadis: mandolin; Eleni Karaindrou: piano  Sokratis Sinulos: Constantinople lyra, lute Nikos Paraoulakis: ney; Stefanos Dorbarakis: canonaki Giorgos Kontayannis: percussion, Cretan lyra  String orchestra conducted by Argyro Seira There is a real sense of dramatic narration about this performance, which is...

The Poetic Hill

Katherine E. Young is the author of “Day of the Border Guards,” a 2014 Miller Williams Arkansas Poetry Prize finalist, and two chapbooks, Her...

The Literary Hill

The War to End All Wars World War I is almost too vast to comprehend. Its causes arose from an arcane web of international liaisons...

Museums and Theatre Offer Shutdown Entertainment, Discounts

As the shutdown drags on, the (free!) Smithsonian Museums are still closed. But many other museums and theatres are open for business and some...

Art and the City

The water moves—shimmers, reflects and distorts. It can leave a photostatic, but fluid image on your optic nerve. It’s a vision circulating among your...