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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The Free Party Series at the National Gallery of Art returns this fall and expands to the outdoor plaza.

The popular National Gallery Nights fall program will celebrate 50 years of hip-hop and the museum’s new Indigenous art exhibit.
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“Pulling Together”: Art and Inclusivity on the National Mall

The “Pulling Together” exhibit opening Aug. 18 is meant to challenge the concept of a U.S. monument and asks, “What stories remain untold on the National Mall?”
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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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Exploring DC: Fun Food Events in July

The weather might be steamy and unbearable these days, but there’s still plenty to look forward to this summer in DC’s culinary world. Here are some fun food events on our menu: Celebrate Romanian culture at The Wharf’s District Pier (101 District Sq., SW) with three days of Romanian food, Transylvanian folk music, spoken word […]
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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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DC Culture

The cultural aspects of the District of Columbia are very much diverse but it specifies mainly arts and entertainment like historical arts, films, architecture, music, and dance. As the nation’s capital city, DC is known for its monuments and museums wherein historical artifacts are preserved. The Roots of DC Culture The DC culture concludes its […]

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