Improve Your Opera Singing on Zoom? Yes, Says M Institute

The virtual event on July 18 was one of several online master classes and workshops presented by the D.C.-based conservatory as part of its New Era Voice Festival.

Mostly Virtual Arts Round Up, July 23, 2020

The zoo gates are opening on Connecticut Avenue and the hangar doors are going up (so to speak) in Chantilly. But don't put your screens away yet.

Mostly Virtual Arts Round Up, July 16, 2020

The National Gallery of Art has reopened the ground floor of its West Building and the Athenaeum Gallery in Alexandria, Virginia, is presenting "Elzbieta Sikorska: Everything is Double."

‘Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography’

UNSUNG OR UNWELL? REEVALUATING THE FIRST LADY THROUGH A FEMINIST LENS “Mary Todd Lincoln remains America’s most provocative First Lady,” writes Jean H. Baker in...

DC Artswatch: National Gallery & Blues Alley

D.C.-area cultural organizations aren't rushing to reopen. Some, like Washington Performing Arts, are looking to make the most of the need for distancing.

Mostly Virtual Arts Round Up, July 9, 2020

Those venturing out can augment their reality on the National Mall or visit niche museums in Frederick and (starting July 17) Middleburg. And French cuisine would be apropos this weekend.

Half-Virtual Arts Round Up, July 2, 2020

Fourth of July weekend is here, and a few more cultural organizations — but far from all — are putting a toe in the water reopening-wise.

FAIR Girls to Hold Virtual Fundraiser, June 30

This year's event will take place online. Human trafficking has continued to be an international crisis, in spite of congressional and White House attention.  

Mostly Virtual Arts Round Up, June 25, 2020

Despite the varied options, Zoom fatigue is a thing. This week's Round Up suggests venturing out to sites in Rock Creek Park, Potomac, Maryland, and Hillsboro, Virginia.

Mostly Virtual Arts Round Up, June 18, 2020

In this week's Round Up: The Washington Ballet Takes Center Stage Virtual Gala, a Wright Brothers-themed Zoom-around and a mammal surveillance opportunity.