Posts Tagged ‘Eric Schaeffer’

Arts Roundup: Matchmaker, Matchmaker Edition

Ford's Theatre and Signature Theatre have announced the first cast members of their new co-production of Hello, Dolly! Broadway veteran Nancy Opel will star as Dolly Levi in the Eric Schaeffer-helmed musical, set to run at Ford's beginning in March. [Post]
The Francis A. Gregory Library on 36th Place SE will blow your mind. And maybe [...]

Arts Roundup: New Organ Edition

The Kennedy Center's new organ arrives. [Post]
GALA Theatre will present three D.C. premieres next season. [Post]
Emmylou Harris talks about her early days playing clubs in D.C. [DCist]
Kennedy Center prez Michael Kaiser theorizes that arts could be saved if more fathers danced. [Huffington Post D.C.]
A Washington Post contributor says nice things about Natalie Hopkinson's book Go-Go [...]

How D.C. Fared at the Tony Awards

We’ll never know what Michael Kaiser planned to say in his Tony Awards acceptance speech, but thank goodness the Kennedy Center’s president still has his Huffington Post column. And thank goodness for the Shakespeare Theatre and Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, two D.C. nonprofits that both got shout-outs on national television last night. And while the [...]

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