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Jazz vocalist Akua Allrich does some soul searching

Homegrown D.C. singer unveils her new album at Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage.

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    Sweet potatoes and a dream: Can an old-school bakery still thrive in D.C.?

    Sweet potatoes and a dream: Can an old-school bakery still thrive in D.C.?

    Determined not to get lost in the food boom, Delectable Cakery is taking cues from the city’s young.

    How two brothers brought the tastes of Peru to a food truck — and the Mall

    How two brothers brought the tastes of Peru to a food truck — and the Mall

    The Peruvian Brothers, now vending for the Folklife Festival, see their dishes as an ode to their childhood.

    Not your average summer movie bromances

    Not your average summer movie bromances

    Changing identities and institutions find their on-screen analogs in the boys of summer.

    ‘Peter Pan’ flies high in panoramic performance at Tysons Corner Center

    ‘Peter Pan’ flies high in panoramic performance at Tysons Corner Center

    There are some problems with the production and story, but nothing that will keep kids from believing.

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    Lonnae O’Neal: I’m a black woman. I loved Luke Duke. It’s complicated.

    Lonnae O’Neal: I’m a black woman. I loved Luke Duke. It’s complicated.

    Here’s why I felt a twinge when TV Land pulled “Dukes of Hazzard” reruns.

    At the National Building Museum’s beach, you’ll have a ball — or a million

    At the National Building Museum’s beach, you’ll have a ball — or a million

    An architect-designed beach that takes cues from a McDonald’s PlayPlace is sure to draw crowds.

    Navy Yard incident shows news travels fast, but rumors move faster

    Navy Yard incident shows news travels fast, but rumors move faster

    There wasn’t a shooting, but for a few brief and tense moments, some media outlets reported otherwise.

    Nick Cave dons mantle of an artist who inspires and elicits introspection

    Nick Cave dons mantle of an artist who inspires and elicits introspection

    His exhibition of wearable sculptures is part of a cultural resurgence in Detroit.

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    For this Dutch master, a cigar is rarely just a cigar

    For this Dutch master, a cigar is rarely just a cigar

    Other artists overshadowed Joachim Wtewael, but he still has something to say, and he says it with panache.

    In the galleries: Anything but simplicity in these drawings

    In the galleries: Anything but simplicity in these drawings

    Three artists in exhibition at G Fine Art embrace complexity — from conception to execution.

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    Fringe festival’s new cry: Eastward Ho!

    Fringe festival’s new cry: Eastward Ho!

    The sprawling summertime event settles in near H Street NE, with a satellite site in Brookland.

    Colombian artworks rich in meaning

    Colombian artworks rich in meaning

    The South American country’s natural environment is reflected throughout “Waterweavers” at AMA.

    Quiz: Did these 15 musicals start on the stage or on the screen?

    Quiz: Did these 15 musicals start on the stage or on the screen?

    If you’re hopelessly devoted to musicals, test your knowledge of their origins here.

    Melissa Leo to play Lady Bird Johnson in HBO project

    Melissa Leo to play Lady Bird Johnson in HBO project

    Bryan Cranston, who starred in the Broadway play the film is based on, will reprise his role as the foul-mouthed LBJ.

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