From switchel to seltzer, it's a golden age for non-alcoholic beverages in the region.
More than 50 of the region’s professional theaters have joined together this season to highlight a range of work created by women. The idea was born after seven artistic directors — six of them men — decided a festival could bring attention to the gender disparity in plays produced. We speak with one of the artistic directors, a playwright, and a participating theater director about the festival.
- Howard Shalwitz Artistic Director, Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
- Maggie Boland Managing Director, Signature Theater
- Liz Maestri Playwright
WATCH: Introducing "The Women's Voices Theater Festival"
Most Recent Shows
Last year, Elizabeth Acevedo won the National Book Award for her debut novel "The Poet X." She joins us to discuss her newest work of young adult fiction.
Beginning this weekend, all of the Metrorail stations south of National Airport will be closed through September 8 for major renovations. Are you ready?
Amid Washington’s graduation season, we look at the craft of writing and delivering commencement speeches. What advice sticks — and what doesn’t?