Folger Theatre in Southeast opens the 2014-15 season with "Julius Caesar," William Shakespeare's political tragedy that examines the clash between ambition, loyalty and conspiracy.
Viola Davis, star of the new TV hit "How to Get Away with Murder," recently told a crowd of Hollywood luminaries that her drive to end childhood hunger is fueled by memories of growing up in "abject poverty," stealing and ...
"Vessels" will make its world premiere in D.C.
Minutes into a conversation with famed Latin percussionist Sammy Figueroa, one realizes just how much music suffuses his entire existence.
Keith Clinkscales, media entrepreneur and CEO of entertainment mogul Sean "Puffy" Combs' fledgling cable music channel, touched on a number of topics Thursday during a Q&A session at the R.I.S.E. Demonstration Center at St. Elizabeths East campus in Anacostia.
African-Americans are now taking on television roles, and networks appear to have once again figured out that their shows should be as diverse as the population that watches.
The forging of true friendships often occurs under the strangest of circumstances. And in a play that will soon make its area debut, the true story of the bond that formed between a disgraced actor and a heavyweight champion comes ...
The civil rights activist and comedian spoke with author Shelia P. Moses about his life, his family, the civil rights movement and turning 82 years old.
His voice arrived first, deep and sonorous, prefiguring a man of enormous life and vitality, and such was the often imposing but impressive visage and physique of Geoffrey Holder.
Geoffrey Holder, who for decades was a looming figure in the entertainment industry, has died. He was 84.
Hip-hop stars have collaborated on a CD and taken to the stage to bring awareness to climate change and its negative impact on the world.
Before audiences see Mike Epps on the Silver Screen portraying comedy legend Richard Pryor, District residents will be able to see why producers of the upcoming biopic selected the funnyman for one of the most sought-after roles in recent history.
Gina and Pat Neely, the celebrity chef couple that hosts the Food Network's "Down Home with the Neelys," are divorcing after 20 years, citing "irreconcilable differences."
Former "Divorce Court" star and best-selling author Judge Mablean Ephriam returns to the bench and living rooms nationwide with her new daily courtroom series, "Justice with Judge Mablean."
There’s only one Motown, and a surefire way for District-area residents to find that out would be to attend the upcoming concert by the legendary Gladys Knight at the Warner Theatre in Northwest.