Fresh from engagements with Seattle Opera, Santa Fe Opera, Lille Opera, and the Metropolitan Opera, the charismatic Wolf Trap Opera alumna, Kate Lindsey, returns for a special homecoming recital. The program includes music by Bizet, Liszt, and Ives as well as a new Song Cycle on Alma Mahler by Mohammed Fairouz and Selections from Miss Manners on Music by Dominick Argento. Classical WETA's Nicole Lacroix speaks with Kim Witman about this recital, and the Wolf Trap Opera Company's 40th anniversary season.
Explore the gamut of great burgers in Greater Washington, from greasy to gourmet. This documentary visits over a dozen burger joints in the area, showcasing classic burgers to exotic and quirky updates on this favorite All-American food.Learn more →
By the time she was 23, Arlington's Joan Mulholland had participated in more than fifty civil rights protests including the Freedom Rides and numerous sit-ins across the country.Watch now →
On a snowy night in 1965, Hyattsville, Maryland's DeMatha Catholic High School defeated Lew Alcindor's Power Memorial Academy in what many call the greatest high school hoops game ever played.Learn more →
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