Monthly Archives: November 2015

This Week in the DMV 11/8/15

Girlstar – Open Captioning

November 8th.  Legendary record producer Daniella Espere is searching for her next international sensation. She discovers it in her long-lost niece, Tina, who dreams of being a world-famous pop star. Despite warning signs that all may not be as it seems, the two eagerly forge a mother/daughter bond and Daniella transforms Tina’s image, voice and talent into star quality – but not by the usual means.

Book Arts Lecture: Carol Barton

November 9th.  Book artist Carol Barton will talk about her process in creating her sculptural books, her research on historic movable books, and her background as a painter.

DC Jazz Festival Gala

November 9th.  Join us for a 3-course dinner and enjoy an evening of the Great American Songbook, featuring GRAMMY Award-winning artist Patti Austin, and the Howard University Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Fred Irby, III, as well as the presentation of the DC Jazz Festival John Conyers, Jr. Jazz Advocacy Awards, honoring Stephanie Peters and Sage Communications.

International Center for Journalists 2015 Awards Dinner

November 10th.  Join 600 media leaders and overseas reporters at the International Center for Journalists’ annual Awards Dinner, DC’s premier international journalism event.

Girlstar – Discussion Night

November 10th.  After the performance, go behind-the-scenes with an exclusive discussion with members of the cast and artistic team.