The Kennedy Center is spreading out. President Bush has signed legislation that would authorize $400 million to enable the center to expand its facility and become more accessible to Washingtonians.
Washington's National Theater appears to be headed for its busiest season in years, thanks in part to its pals at the Kennedy Center.
The events of last Sept. 11 are hardly grist for comedy, but Craig Wright has scripted a poignant, thought-provoking and, yes, essentially amusing piece on the subject that is making its premiere at…
Ah, the heady days of accolades at the John F. Kennedy Center. As the Sondheim Celebration wraps after four delicious months, weary but elated staffers are savoring the experience and bidding adieu…
Paul Simon will receive a Kennedy Center Honor this year at the center's annual gala presentation and fundraiser. Simon replaces previously announced honoree Paul McCartney, who withdrew his name due…
Musician Paul McCartney will receive Kennedy Center Honors in 2003 instead of this year due to a scheduling conflict caused by a family wedding.
Elizabeth Ashley toplines the Shakespeare Theater's grand and appealing production of Lillian Hellman's classic melodrama "The Little Foxes," underscoring for today's generation that greed and deceit…
Elizabeth Taylor, Paul McCartney, James Earl Jones, James Levine and Chita Rivera have been selected to receive the Kennedy Center Honors this year, the 25th anniversary of the program.
The Signature Theater is headed uptown. The 12-year-old theater, noted for turning out quality productions in a dingy and cramped former auto body shop here, has reached an agreement with Arlington…
If there's one thing as important to local theaters as presenting quality productions, it's the ability to attract a younger and more ethnically diverse audience. Fortunately, savvy arts…
Signature Theater has demonstrated a curious affinity for Nazi Germany in recent seasons, with several shows devoted to the subject. Latest offering is a quirky and intriguing new drama by John…