Posts Tagged ‘Jewels’

ToDo ToDay: New York City Ballet, KRS-One, and Dream Theater

In recent seasons, Dancing with the Stars has attempted to up its credibility by inviting members of the New York City Ballet to perform live in a sparkly, televised spectacle. When the troupe visits the Kennedy Center, however, they’ll forgo the sequins and focus on gems of a different sort. Dancers will honor the legacy of City [...]

Sunday: A Benefit for Ailing D.C. Soul Singer Reese Palmer

In 1957, Cardozo High School graduate Reese Palmer put together a singing group called The Marquees with three others including Marvin Gaye. On April 2 of this year, the 73-year-old Palmer sang at Marvin, the restaurant/bistro on 14th Street, on Gaye’s birthday. But Palmer’s health has since taken a turn for the worst. He's received chemotherapy [...]