Playing Around: Latest Stories

12th Night

Man Ray and Hiroshi Sugimoto at The Phillips Collection

Saturday, February 7th, 2015
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The ability to turn the ordinary into works of exception and beauty is the mark of a true artist: Man Ray’s legacy proves that the

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Acquisitions

Acquisitions Night at Folger Shakespeare Library

Friday, February 6th, 2015
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On February 5, 2015, guests willing to brave the cold, night air to attend Folger’s Acquisitions Night 2015 were in for a treat. Folger Shakespeare

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Dunsinane: What Happened After Birnam Wood Came

Thursday, February 5th, 2015
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I am Siward. I am England. I bring Order. Dunsinane currently playing at the Sydney Harman Theatre is an unusual partnership between the Shakespeare Theatre

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The Widow Lincoln at Ford’s Theatre
Focuses on Her Days After the Assassination

Friday, January 30th, 2015
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During her time in the White House, Mary Todd Lincoln was often under attack. From a large, prominent Kentucky family, several of her half-brothers served

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Black or White Is a Modern Day Film for the Masses

Friday, January 30th, 2015
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There has been a Michael Jackson song about it, there is even current turmoil throughout the country dealing with the one topic it appears people

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1. President Lincoln by Alexander Gardner

Lincoln at the Morgan

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
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“With malice toward none, with charity for all.” Abraham Lincoln, March 4, 1865 Lincoln Speaks, Words that Transformed a Nation is now on view at the

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Helen Hayes Awards

Theatre Washington Announces Nominees for 2015 Helen Hayes Awards

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
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Numerous members of the Washington D.C. Theatre chose to brave a rough snow storm on the night of January 26, 2015, making their way to

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Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

Saturday, January 24th, 2015
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The world is full of obvious things which nobody by any chance ever observes. Sherlock Holmes is having a bit of a cultural renaissance at

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