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Weekend Round Up May 31, 2018

June's about to bust out with festivals, including the Dupont Kalorama Museum Walk, Jazz ’n Families Fun Days at the Phillips Collection and DanceAfrica’s closing performances at Dance Place.

Stars Perform at the National Memorial Day Concert in Washington, D.C. (photos)

Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna returned to co-host the 29th Annual PBS's National Memorial Day Concert in Washington D.C., on May 27, the 150th...

Weekend Round Up May 24, 2018

Memorial Day weekend observances include the annual concert on the Capitol’s West Lawn on Sunday and the Arlington National Cemetery wreath-laying, followed by the Memorial Day parade down Constitution Avenue, on Monday.

Perfect for Our Times, ‘Waitress’ Serves Up Laughs at National Theatre

If you’re looking for the perfect girls’ night out this summer, "Waitress" is it. Playing at the National Theatre through June 3, the quirky...

Weekend Round Up May 17, 2018

Among the outdoor activities this weekend are: Bike to Work Day, with a pit stop event at Georgetown Waterfront Park, on Friday; and a C&O Canal Pride Day at Fifteenmile Creek on Saturday.

Summer Arts Preview: Performance

By Gary Tishler and Richard Selden THEATER ‘The Remains,’ Studio Theatre. Picture this: 10 years after their marriage made history, Kevin and Theo celebrate with a dinner...

Helen Hayes Awards for English, Spanish ‘In the Heights’

There may still be some vestigial confusion resulting from the practice of bestowing Helen Hayes Awards on the basis of the ratio of Actors’ Equity...

Weekend Round Up May 10, 2018

This Saturday, May 12, the day before Mother's Day, the 90th Georgetown Garden Tour will feature eight exquisite gardens with varying styles, scale and intriguing histories.

Embassies Open Doors for Passport DC

This year, 50 embassies participated in the May 5 “Around the World Embassy Tour” with open houses, exhibits, food and entertainment. 

Bernstein’s ‘Candide’ Is a Glorious Mess

The genre-defying show — at turns defined as an American opera, an operetta and a musical — is now, as part of the Bernstein centennial, in the Kennedy Center Opera House through May 26.