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Officials to cut ribbon on restored Howard Theatre

Officials are set to cut the ribbon on a restored theater in Northwest Washington that helped launch the careers of Ella Fitzgerald and Marvin Gaye.

Monday - 04/09/2012, 12:17pm EDT

Tags: howard theatre, DDOT, Vincent Gray, Marvin Gaye, Eleanor Holmes Norton

D.C. mayor has new plan for historic Lincoln Theatre

The historic Lincoln Theatre where Duke Ellington and Ella Fitzgerald once played on Washington's U Street will soon have new management after worries that it could close.

Monday - 12/19/2011, 04:10pm EST

Tags: Lincoln Theatre, Vincent Gray, Duke Ellington, The White Elk