Posts Tagged ‘The Music Center at Strathmore’

Photos: Morrissey @ Strathmore Music Center

The Moz. The Godfather of Brit-Pop. The Pope of Mope. Morrissey's the kind of guy who inspires some pretty strong feelings—and they're not always positive. But to many in the capacity crowd at Strathmore Music Center last night, it was like they were standing at some sacred altar.
Fans handed him gifts. Hands reached out to touch him [...]

Kevin Costner at Strathmore, Reviewed

I’ll admit: when I heard Kevin Costner’s band was coming to Strathmore, I volunteered for the assignment for the sole purpose of making fun of Kevin Costner. I had never actually heard Kevin Costner’s band. It’s unfair, I know. But neither had most of my fellow concertgoers. Based on a handful of conversations with them, [...]

Manzari Brothers Tap at Strathmore This Weekend

In 2010, John and Leo Manzari were big news. The teenage brothers, a dancing duo from Southwest D.C., had been picked from almost-obscurity by tap dancing eminence Maurice Hines to star in Sophisticated Ladies at the Lincoln Theatre. Their Cinderella story—combined with the boys’ charming looks, manners, and cool onstage style—proved irresistible to the Washington [...]