Posts Tagged ‘bikes’

Arts Roundup: The Birds Edition

The development of the R.L. Christian Library site on H Street NE, brought to you by crowdfunding. [Post]
A local chapter of the Audubon Society is in the process of surveying Wolf Trap's birds. [Post]
In the trailer for a local documentary, a D.C. bike thief explains what he does with his dirty money. (Buys sex.) [DCist]
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ToDo ToDay: Forward Festival Kicks Off

Electronic music is mainstream in America now. The ascendancy of dubstep, the neo-rave culture surrounding acts such Deadmau5, and the warm embrace of high BPMs by hip-hop has given teens in suburban shopping malls vital access to big beats. But that doesn’t mean electronic creative culture isn’t still cutting-edge, which is what makes D.C.’s Forward [...]

ToDo ToDay: What Will Todd Glass Talk About at the Improv?

Most people who knew about Todd Glass before he appeared on Marc Maron’s “WTF” podcast in January are comedy nerds, pure and simple. Glass’ cerebral style of observational, pot-friendly humor made him a comic’s comic, beloved by indie queen Sarah Silverman and casino headliner David Spade alike. He happily fills any space with bombastic rants [...]

Don’t Be Bored: Flamenco Dance and Fishbowl Platforms

As far as folk dance forms go, flamenco enjoys a wide following in Washington. Several studios offer classes, a handful of semipro companies perform around town, and every winter, the Flamenco Festival brings the warmth of the Iberian Peninsula to the Lisner Auditorium. This year, the Spanish embassy and cultural ministry have put some extra [...]

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