Does it make sense that the Academy Awards segregate male and female actors? It does when you consider the continuing imbalance of opportunity in Hollywood.


Adrienne Gaither’s work, now at Transformer, explores healing through abstract art

The 30-year-old D.C. artist based the abstract paintings in “How I Got Over” on her recovery from trauma.

Hear Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds like you’ve never heard him before at the Kennedy Center

The soulful crooner is staging his first-ever collaboration with a full orchestra this weekend.

How D.C. and the Women’s Voices Theater Festival are leading the quest for gender parity in theater

The community finds reason to believe D.C. is at the forefront of efforts to include female voices.

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Fleet Foxes and Bon Jovi are among the show shows going on-sale soon.

An adaptation of Jonathan Safran Foer's acclaimed novel comes to the local stage — and Mom is watching.

5 shows that have the home field advantage.

One is a song he's covering on tour; one is from one of Broadway's most popular musicals.

"The Final Year," the Iranian Film Festival and "Stand by Me" all hit local screens.

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Four new works get their world premieres during the 2018 American Opera Initiative Festival at the Kennedy Center.

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Dr. Andrea helps a reader wondering why hypochondriacs get all the advice, and another reader who feels she's letting her parents down because she isn't BFFs with her sister.

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Daniel Day-Lewis' character in the new Paul Thomas Anderson film isn't just a stickler for detail — he's an abuser, and his "muse" is his victim.

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Philadelphia fans aren’t the only ones who should worry.

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Catch a trio of bands or see a new pop-up exhibit.

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