Three-hundred and fifty pounds of raw emotion and wry humor, Aguero, 38, has spent the past seven years captivating audiences at New York storytelling collective The Moth with tales from his tumultuous life.
If you’re the type of person who loves solving puzzles and cracking codes, there’s a book on display at the Folger Shakespeare Library that you may want to think twice about before looking at.
Here are some other things we noticed from our sweet bleacher seats.
We visited the line for the Concert for Valor this morning and asked some brave souls how they prepared for a very long day.
These days, Isabella Rossellini is more likely to writhe around in an earthworm costume than appear in ads as the elegant face of Lancome.
A yellowing piece of parchment covered in Latin, the Magna Carta now on view at the Library of Congress is as charming as a tax form.
At Artisphere in downtown Rosslyn, about 4,000 moths are beginning to hatch from their cocoons. Don’t worry; your sweaters are safe, says artist Elsabe Dixon.
Thirty-eight startups gave their very best elevator pitches at the D.C. Challenge Cup last week. They'll be back in D.C. in May for the Global Finals.
The Shakespeare Theatre Company plans to build a campus that will include rehearsal studios, a costume shop, administrative offices, apartments for visiting artists and market-rate housing.
Commodore Joshua Barney was treated well after surrendering and handing over his sword to British Army General Robert Ross in 1814. Ross' descendant returned the sword and it is on display at the National Museum of the U.S. Navy.