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Monday, July 26, 2021

Get Your Nashville On

I recently caught up with the co-owner of Roaming Rooster, Michael “Mike” Habtemariam. Roaming Rooster, famous on Instagram (www.roamingroosterdc.com), has won two awards for...

The Snowy Day

This beautiful show follows the character of Peter and his friend Archie around the neighborhood in four of Ezra Jack Keats’ beloved tales, “The...

Anacostia Art Gallery Reopens Feb. 4

The Anacostia Art Gallery and Boutique (119 Raleigh St. SE) has re-opened for business! Celebrate Black History Month with a visit to the gallery and...

27 Men of Change

Developed by the Smithsonian Institution’s Traveling Exhibition Services (SITES) 18 months ago, "Men of Change" highlights 27 African American men who have revolutionized American...

Jazz Avenues

Still one of this listener’s all-time favorite recordings, we honor August birthday hero Lester Young by remembering again his album “Lester Young in Washington,...

The Spiritual Artwork of Asha Elana Casey

Post-independence Senegalese playwright Abdou Anta Kâ deftly wrote that “one had to find inspiration in myth to write today and tomorrow’s histories. Men have...

Creative Placemaking

"Creative placemaking harnesses the power of arts and culture to allow for more genuine public engagement — particularly in low-income neighborhoods, communities of color...

Culture Shock

A feeling, a person, a place or even an experience: Culture Shock comes to Dance Place to find the meaning of home. Join this...

A Network of Opportunity: Nehemiah Dixon

“My high school counselor told me I couldn’t get into MICA ,” Dixon said. In the end, Nehemiah Dixon would prove her wrong. Not...

Verrocchio: Sculpture and Painter of Renaissance Florence

Verrocchio: Sculpture and Painter of Renaissance Florence Verrocchio: Sculptor and Painter of Renaissance Florence is the first-ever monographic exhibition in the United States on Andrea del Verrocchio (c....