Woman Around Town: Latest Stories


Chihiro Yamanaka Shines Bright

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
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The 2014 National Cherry Blossom Festival kicked off March 20th and will run until April 13, 2014. In its 102nd year, the National Cherry Blossom


Lily Fan

Lily Fan – A Producer Focuses
On the Story of the Underdog

Monday, March 31st, 2014
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Producer Lily Fan has a wonderful eye for the theater arts.  A resident of New York City, she has recently produced the hit musical comedy,



Elayne Boosler’s Comedy With a Cause
Benefits Animal Rescue and Advocacy

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
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Elayne Boosler is famous for her feisty humor. She’s also known for her love of animals. In 2001, she founded Tails of Joy, a non-profit



Hallie Foote as Rosalynn Carter in Arena’s Camp David

Monday, March 24th, 2014
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Camp David is known as the presidential country retreat, an enclave in the Catoctin Mountain Park, 62 miles north-northwest of Washington, D.C., where presidents, from


Tatiana Picture Color

My Career Choice: Tatiana Pagés –
Social Change Through Design

Friday, March 14th, 2014
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Most of us recycle our plastic goods. Tatiana Pagés wanted to do more. CEO and Chief Creative Officer of Greencard Creative in New York, Tatiana


Sally with camera

Sally Armstrong: Uprising- A New Day Is Dawning
For Every Mother’s Daughter

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
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In 1992, Sally Armstrong was in Sarajevo to cover the effects of the war on children when she began to hear rumors about women being


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Intelligence Squared – S. Dana Wolfe’s Words to the Wise

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
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With an extensive background in politics and an eclectic résumé to impress any mover and shaker—including a handful of Emmy awards won during her time


photo of Renee Philippi by Stefan Hagen

WAT’s Proust Questionnaire: Renee Philippi -
Alone in Triptych

Monday, March 3rd, 2014
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When Renee Philippi tells us she doesn’t have much free time lately, she’s not kidding. Alone in Triptych, a play she wrote and will co-direct