Posts Tagged ‘Petworth Citizen & Reading Room’

ToDo ToDay: Mom Baby God, Toro y Moi, and Yip Deceiver

This week, explore the anti-abortion movement without having to deal with Values Voter Summit crazies. For two nights, Mom Baby God plays a theatrical game of devil’s advocate. The play, written by Madeline Burrows, probes the mindsets of the people campaigning to limit women’s reproductive rights. Attendees will receive nametags upon arrival, and for the next two [...]

ToDo ToDay: Wayne Shorter and a D.C. Heavy Metal Anniversary Show

Much of the D.C. jazz scene gave over the summer to celebrating tenor saxophonist Wayne Shorter, the music’s greatest living composer. Fitting, then, that the capstone should be an appearance by the man himself. It’s a low-level affair, of course: Shorter and his acclaimed quartet—pianist Danilo Perez, bassist John Patitucci, and drummer Brian Blade—are fronting [...]

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