- Editorial Aide and Reporter
Jess Righthand is an editorial aide and reporter with the Weekend section and Going Out Guide. She writes about music (specifically the Washington jazz scene), theater, movies and events. Jess graduated from Harvard University and then moved to D.C. to work at National Geographic and Smithsonian magazine before eventually landing at The Washington Post in 2010.
Struck by the sight of a distant waterfall, a couple heads off on an arduous hike in Peru’s Colca Canyon.
If you're looking for something to do in the week ahead that's both free and hassle-free, you've come to the right place.
This week’s top free events include the Korean Film Festival and the last chance to see Chuck Close portraits.
Watch Sunday's Academy Awards with specialty cocktails, "Les Miserableu" burgers, goodie bags and more.