Antony Walker has been Artistic Director and Conductor of Washington Concert Opera since 2002. This past February, Walker made his London debut with the English National Opera, and has just received an invitation to conduct Orfeo at the Met next Spring. He spoke with Deb Lamberton about his career, and about conducting WCO's upcoming production of Rossini's comic opera La Cenerentola, featuring mezzo-soprano Vivica Geneaux, in a semi-staged production on May 9, 2010 at Lisner Auditorium.
Mark Rylance and Damian Lewis (Homeland) star as Thomas Cromwell and King Henry VIII in this adaptation of Hilary Mantel's novels, which chart the meteoric rise of Cromwell in the Tudor court — from blacksmith's son to Henry VIII's closest advisor.Watch a preview →
Since 2007, photographer Lloyd Wolf and collaborators have been documenting Arlington's Columbia Pike corridor, one of the most ethnically diverse communities in the nation.Watch now →