Posts Tagged ‘Glee’

This Could Be Funny: Be Brandon Wardell’s Friend

Your next seven days should be filled with laughter. The following could help.
Friday, September 16: Brandon Wardell and Friends at Velvet Lounge
The funniest man under 20 in D.C. is Brandon Wardell. D.C.’s best stand-up is Michael Foody. The show is at a venue that usually doesn’t host comedy shows. The cover charge is $5. All [...]

Arts Roundup: Porn Icon Edition

Morning, all. I feel a slow day comin' on, but let's take a look at what's going on in the world, anyway.
RIP, Bob Guccione. The Penthouse founder died yesterday in Plano, Tex. after a long battle with cancer. It's a sad day for porn lovers everywhere.
Evidently Juan Williams hasn't learned from the examples of Helen Thomas or Rick Sanchez. [...]

Far Out vs. Hot Dang: Vol. 5

Your favorite weekly assemblage of D.C. cultural noise cannot be diminished. Put down all those fall previews and dwell in the now, baby, because if you sleep on Far Out vs. Hot Dang, you're snoozin' on life. On the left, as usual, are the mind-bogglers and the head-scratchers—as well as the sweet epiphanies and fond [...]

Arts Roundup: The Sleepyhead Edition

Good morning, sleepyheads! A high of 97 degrees today–don't know why I decided to sleep in sweats last night. For your viewing pleasure this morning, Passion Pit's been on repeat in my earphones.
Glee hottie Puck, or rather Mark Sailing, is releasing his first (perhaps last) album Solo dropping in October. Take a gander–I'd rather listen [...]

Arts Roundup: Selling Your Virginity on Reality TV Edition

Morning kids. Looks a bit like rain today, and I can’t say I approve. It’s cold as fuck.
So my bi-annual quarter life crisis didn’t quite arrive this year. It was too busy freaking Gen X out as the Baby Boomers strut down runways–guess you really are never too old for anything.
I’m starting to think life [...]

Arts Roundup: ‘Muse-ical Theatre’ Edition

Morning, folks! Brief roundup this morning. I don’t do clever when it rains.
David Muse, Yalie and associate director of the Shakespeare Theatre Company, is going to be the next artistic director of Studio Theatre. For more on Muse, see this bio in WaPo—which it had to push in a pinch after our Trey Graham broke [...]

Arts Roundup: ‘Words Of Wisdom From Nomi Malone and Jessie Spano’ Edition

Morning, readers.
*Elizabeth Berkley plans to write a self-help book to help boost young girls' self-esteem. Presumably it'll skip the whole section about doing a movie where you snort coke, have sex in a pool, and push the lead showgirl down the stairs so you can take her place in a topless Vegas extravaganza. Though hopefully [...]

Arts Roundup: Hot Ticket in the ’90s Edition

Happy Friday, readers.
Season two of Top Chef Masters debuted with an appearance by The Bravery, who judged the gas station food-themed quickfire challenge.
Lea Michelle appears in the new PETA ad.  To the disappointment of Gleeks everywhere, it's not part of the I'd Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur campaign.
We're in the last week of the [...]