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Saying goodbye to the 'Godfather of Go-Go'

Friends, family and fans of musician Chuck Brown are gathering Tuesday in Northwest D.C. to begin saying goodbye to the "Godfather of Go-Go."

Tuesday - 05/29/2012, 12:10pm EDT

Tags: Chuck Brown, Neal Augenstein


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: DDOT, Vincent Gray, Ella Fitzgerald, Marvin Gaye, Eleanor Holmes Norton

Grand opening around the corner for Howard Theatre

For more than a century, the Howard Theatre has served as a historic centerpiece in the community surrounding Washington's Shaw-Howard community. Soon, it will show off its fresh new face.

Saturday - 04/07/2012, 09:31am EDT

Tags: National Register of Historic Places, Howard Theatre Restoration, Inc., restoration


Howard Theatre to reopen with celebrity chef menu

Chef Marcus Samuelsson, known for such restaurants as Red Rooster Harlem and Restaurant Aquavit, was brought on to design the menu for the theater's supper club. He will design dinner and brunch menus and help appoint an executive chef to oversee the kitchen.

Wednesday - 02/22/2012, 04:23pm EST

Tags: D.C., Marcus Samuelsson, restaurants

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