Gustavo Ott Takes the Stage as GALA Hispanic Theatre’s New Artistic Director

Gustavo Ott has been named the next producing artistic director of GALA Hispanic Theatre. The announcement from the theater’s board of directors decision comes nearly six months after the death […]

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ADIFF, the annual DC Black Independent Film Fest, returns this weekend.

When Diarah N’Daw-Spech and her husband, Reinaldo Barroso-Spech, arrived at Columbia University from Paris in the mid ’80s, they devoured film after film to familiarize themselves with American culture. Through this process, the couple quickly found that there weren’t a lot of  films that conscientiously represented Black people. “I found most of these [movies] very […]
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The Trawick Prize announces the 2023 Finalists.

Eight regional artists have been selected as finalists for The Trawick Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards, a juried competition and exhibition produced by the Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District. More than 300 artists from Maryland, Virginia and Washington DC submitted work to the 21st annual competition. 2023 Trawick Prize Finalists include Rush Baker IV, Riverdale Park,… Continue reading The Trawick Prize Announces 2023 Finalists

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Workhouse Arts Center Names Rachel Kizielewicz as Interim President/CEO

The Workhouse Arts Foundation, Inc. (WAF), which operates the Workhouse Arts Center, announced today that it has named Rachel Kizielewicz as its new Interim President and Chief Executive Officer. Kizielewicz, an experienced executive, artist, and strong supporter of the Workhouse, officially began her role on Monday, June 5th. Rachel Kizielewicz comes to the Workhouse as… Continue reading Workhouse Arts Center Names Rachel Kizielewicz as Interim President/CEO

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DC Arts Scene

The District of Columbia is a fantastic destination, but it’s even better to call it home. This bustling city offers a wealth of entertainment, shopping, festivals, outdoor activities, and dining options. Moreover, you will be surprised by the mind-blowing DC arts scene. The DC arts scene is an exciting and complex blend of local culture, […]

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