GRAMMYs on the Hill… Pelosi Performs!

“Washington’s most interesting mix of music and politics…” — especially when House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) takes the stage with an instrument! GRAMMYs on the Hill connected talented musical artists with Washington’s political leaders last Wednesday (April 2nd) at the Hamilton (so, not exactly The Hill…) when pop trio… Read More

Alzheimer’s Gala Awards Those Who Ante Up for the Mission

Dr. Francis Collins (above), Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), cited Alzheimer’s as the costliest disease in America at the Alzheimer’s Association National Dinner Tuesday night at DC’s downtown Renaissance Hotel.  Collins received an award — the Ronald and Nancy Reagan Research Award, reserved for those who make significant advancements in Alzheimer research — for… Read More

‘Brief Encounter’ Blends Theatre and Film at STC’s Lansburgh

Currently on stage at the Shakespeare Theatre Company, the international hit Brief Encounter, for its own brief — but brilliant — run until April 13th at the Lansburgh Theatre (450 7th Street NW).  Part of STC’s Presentation Series, this UK production comes to DC from Cornish theatre company Kneehigh on its acclaimed international tour. Brief Encounter is a blend… Read More