Moroccan pianist Marouan Benabdallah has been invited by Artistic Director Lorin Maazel to be the soloist in the final concert of the 2011 Castleton Festival this Sunday, July 24, at the Festival House in Castleton. Marouan visited Marilyn Cooley at the Classical WETA studios last month for a conversation about the Festival, his Carnegie Hall debut in May, and his career.
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 →
Inspired by the film Latino Americans, we decided to seek out a local perspective on the Latino experience in our community with our weta.org Digital Extras. Luis Araya immigrated to Arlington, Virginia from Bolivia in 1966, when very few Latinos lived in the county. He reflects on the changes he has seen over the years and the influence of Latinos in Arlington today.Watch now →