Posts Tagged ‘washington performing arts society’

The Power of Movement, This Weekend at Harman Hall

This weekend, the Trey McIntyre Project is performing at Harman Hall, courtesy of the Washington Performing Arts Society, and I’d planned on writing a long post about the company’s movement style and business model—both of which are pretty impressive and have earned wide popular and critical acclaim around the country.
First established in 2005, the group [...]

Wynton Marsalis & LCJO at the Kennedy Center

He's still controversial, but recently Wynton Marsalis has seen a bit of a re-evaluation—pointing out that beneath all the bile over his musico-political views, Marsalis is a brilliant and absurdly accomplished musician. His performance last night at the Kennedy Center (sponsored by the Washington Performing Arts Society), with the 14-piece Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, bore [...]