The Root DC Live: howard theatre


Posted at 05:20 PM ET, 07/12/2012

Paul Mooney “The Godfather of Comedy:” “Know Your History--Jesus Was Black... So Was Cleopatra”

Mooney returns to D.C. for shows Friday and Saturday at the Howard Theatre, where he has no plans on holding back on jokes that explore the complexities of race in America.

By DeNeen Brown  |  05:20 PM ET, 07/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comedy, howard theatre, paul mooney, deneen brown

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 05/30/2012

Chuck Brown’s legacy for a non-native Washingtonian

ESSAY | A Bronx native learns the allure and heart behind Chuck Brown and go-go.

By Robert Samuels  |  05:26 PM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chuck Brown, go-go, 9:30 Club, Howard Theatre, Bronx, dance, Whistleline