By: Ville Iso-Ahola Los Texmaniacs, a Conjunto-influenced band from San Antonio, left fans in awe during its Kennedy Center's Millennium Stage performance on September 20. Led by Max Baca -- the group’s lead singer and Baja-Sexto guitarist -- the Grammy Award-winning group turned...
By: Kate Michael “Everyone is touched in a different way when attending a Cirque du Soleil performance,” says Julie Desmarais, Cirque du Soleil's publicist. And Cirque’s latest offering hopes to touch audiences in the coolest way possible with its very first...
By: Ville Iso-Ahola On Thursday evening, The Kennedy Center and Hip-Hop Theatre Festival audiences watched an emotionally-charged performance of the Griot Girl Ensemble’s “Louder Than a Whisper” musical play. This play featured soulful singing, rap performances, poetry, and stage acting. The...
By Amanda Menas Volunteers and community members celebrated the history of their shared neighborhood today at the 40th anniversary Adams Morgan Day Festival. A.Tianna Scozzaro, one of the organizers who volunteered to lead the festival for the last four years,...
By: Kate Michael A funhouse at the National Building Museum was all the rage this summer. It wasn’t the type of funhouse you might find at a fair or carnival. But it had a lot in common. DC’s Fun House...
By: Ville Iso-Ahola As summer winds down and Autumn begins to set in, there still are plenty of festivals and concerts happening in town that music fans won’t want to miss. Summer 2018 is almost over. However, cooler weather doesn’t mean...
By: Kate Michael One of the hottest weekend tickets in Georgetown was an invitation to cuddle with kittens. Heeding the call via word of mouth, Facebook — and for at least one guest, an online chat session — cat lovers of...
By: Matthew Goldman On Wednesday, Ben’s Chili Bowl celebrated its 60th anniversary by hosting a block party at the original U Street location at 11:00 am. Virginia Ali and her husband, Ben, who opened the establishment in the late 1950s,...
By: Ville Iso-Ahola Once again, the 9:30 Club hosted the DC Music Rocks’ annual music festival on Saturday night. Music fans enjoyed five local bands, two guest singer-songwriters, and a featured Girls Rock DC DJ between sets. The festival, now...

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