Two households, both alike in dignity, in divided Berlin we lay our scene… Experience Shakespeare’s famous tragedy in a brand new landscape! In 1980s West Berlin, Romeo is the lovelorn teenage son of rich business magnates. One night, his punk friends convince him to risk life and limb and sneak into a party in East Berlin, on the other side … Read More
For our 39th annual Christmas Revels, travel back to December 1870 and the elegant DC parlor of Senator Hiram Rhodes Revels, the first African American to serve in the U.S. Congress. The holidays have arrived in Washington and the household is preparing for a party! With joyous carols, heartfelt spirituals and toe-tapping dances, colleagues, friends, and guests from all walks … Read More
Purple Line contractors plan to begin two additional utility relocation projects in Silver Spring on Monday, Dec. 21, weather permitting, according to the Maryland Transit Administration. The first involves relocating both underground and overhead utilities along a stretch of 16th Street. The project will start at Lyttonsville Road, just south of Second Avenue, and go to Spring Street.