Knopf Publishing has announced an upcoming memoir by Paul Newman that will cover his thoughts on acting, directing, family, fame, Hollywood, Broadway, love, his marriages, drinking, politics and racing. Newman, who died in 2008, began secretly writing his memoir in the ‘80s, and it recently …
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As the New Year begins, science still occupies center stage — as it did through most of 2021. However, we can thank our creativity, innovation, and desire to connect with others for getting us to 2022. It has not been an easy year, but the arts have helped us get through it.
For military members, video games are not just a fun way to unwind during downtime, they can provide much-needed stress relief and are an opportunity to connect with friends and family.
When Rupert Holmes (yes, the man behind the Pina Colada song!) wrote the Tony Award-winning musical, “The Mystery of Edwin Drood,” a murder mystery based on an unfinished novel by Charles Dickens, he wanted to keep the fact that it was unfinished as a plot point for the show.
THE BLUEGRASS AND COUNTRY STAR HAS BEEN A FiDDLiNG EXTRAORDiNAiRE FOR 50 YEARS
“Twilight’s” Edward Cullen does “Batman,” and Harry Potter searches for “The Lost City.” “The Batman” is planned as a trilogy starring Robert Pattinson as The Cape Crusader, Zoe Kravitz as Cat Woman, Paul Dano as The Riddler, Jeffrey Wright as Commissioner Gordon, John Turturro as “Crime Lor…
With 42 Top Ten singles, including 14 that charted at No. 1, the Temptations are one of the most popular groups of all time.
The John F. Kennedy Center is in the midst of its 50th anniversary celebration, and as part of that notable achievement, a Fairfax student, Jinglin Jingan has been chosen out of a nationwide pool of applicants to have her artwork displayed at the center, honoring the former president’s lasti…
Sara Sheperd stars in the popular jukebox musical
Henry Cavill is on the short list to become James Bond! He’s certainly qualified, after three Superman films (combined grosses of $2 billion) and a season of Netflix’s “The Witcher” (season 2 just premiered, and there’s already a pickup for season 3). He’s currently shooting “Enola Holmes 2”…
Witness Neil Goldberg’s film production debut, “Pomp, Snow & CIRQUEumstance”
New winter spring sessions begin in January in Fairfax, Falls Church, Reston and Vienna
What do you get when you combine fairy tale princesses, women empowerment and the music of Britney Spears?
Darlene Fabrizi shares series and stories with viewers this holiday season
Q: Is NFL football reporter Jac Collinsworth related to longtime announcer Cris Collinsworth? He sure looks like him. Did he ever play football like his dad? -- N.C.
THE LEGENDARY BAND IS COMiNG TO TYSONS FOR ITS “POINT OF KNOW RETURN” ANNiVERSARY TOUR
The Encore Theatrical Arts Project has been putting on shows for 25 years, and the Annandale performing arts not-for-profit is celebrating the holiday season with its beloved “Christmas is Just Around the Corner” production.
Witness the Fairfax Symphony Orchestra and Fairfax Ballet Company’s annual performance
Jared Leto won an Oscar for “Dallas Buyer’s Club” (2013) and proved he’ll go the distance for his characterizations. In “House of Gucci” (which opened Nov. 24), he’s unrecognizable playing Paulo Gucci. On his first day (deep in character), he ran into Al Pacino (playing Aldo Gucci) and said …
As we enter the festive holiday season, Visit Fairfax is excited to share the launch 31 Days of Holiday Happiness, an advent-style calendar of activities, events, holiday inspiration, and other ways to celebrate the 2021 season.
ArtsFairfax, Fairfax County’s designated arts agency, announced the addition of five new Board of Directors and four new staff members demonstrating a continued commitment to diversity and service to our community.
The iconic story by Dylan Thomas to be staged in Vienna and Tysons
NextStop Theatre stages something a little different for Christmas
Grammy Winners reunited for Holiday Show at Capital One Hall
It is the sound that signals the holiday season is upon us – Tchaikovsky’s ballet “The Nutcracker.”
Nine couples, 18 hearts on the mend, and countless gasps from the audience. The story of love is told in many ways, and West Springfield High School encapsulates them all in Spartan Theatre’s production of “Almost, Maine.”
“We love our bread, we love our butter, but most of all we love each other!” exclaimed Tina and the Vitale family at the convincing wedding reception on the stage of Herndon High School.
Capital One Hall will celebrate its first Christmas season with a slew of performances designed to get people into the holiday spirit.
Q: What is the TV show from a few decades ago that had supernatural elements and was set in a small Southern town? It only lasted one season. I feel like it would do really well if it had come out today instead. -- C.W.
Ryan Gosling began his career on “The Mickey Mouse Club,” but we’d never have expected him to play “Ken” to the sexy Margot Robbie’s “Barbie.” Now that Disney owns Mattel, he’ll be back in the “club.” His last film, “First Man” (2018), barely broke even, but he’s since filmed Netflix’s most-…
Welcome fellow wizards to the famous school of magic for the Smarts, Braves, Snakes, and the Puffs. South County High School’s production of “Puffs (Two Act Edition for Young Wizards)” shows what it means to be a part of the Puff house and the joy of their famous Puff “Hi!!!”. “Puffs (Two Ac…
Singer Sarah Borges burst onto the music scene in 2005, leading her band, Broken Singles, to quick critical success. Although she was known more as a rocker in those early days, Borges transitioned closer to a country sound, creating a fun hybrid of alt-country rock with her recordings.
A narrator sits down, opens a book, and begins to tell a story - one where Little Red Riding Hood lives in the same world as Cinderella. The fate of a baker and his wife rests in the hands of Mother Gothel, and Jack’s beanstalk might inadvertently cause Rapunzel’s death. Rewind - don’t these…
A young couple, a foreigner, an eccentric young man, an army major, a couple of mysterious women, and a murderer on the loose. Together with a peculiar band, they made up the characters of The Mousetrap, produced by Justice High School.
“The Theory of Everything” Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne has completed “Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore,” with Mads Mikkelsen and Jude Law, due April 15. He’s currently shooting Netflix’s “The Good Nurse,” with Jessica Chastain, about a caregiver tied to the deaths of hundreds of p…
NextStop Theatre’s latest production, “Fully Committed” has approximately 40 characters in the show. But audiences don’t need to worry that there’s too many people on stage, because one person is playing them all!
It’s been approximately one year since Paula Poundstone braved the pandemic and decided to do a few gigs to wake up her comedy chops and do what she loves most—perform live on stage. One of the places she chose at the time was The Birchmere, which she named one of her all-time favorite place…
When Zach Person comes to Jammin Java November 23, he’ll be touring in what he’s labeling his “Let’s Get Loud” tour.
Have you ever wondered what happened to the side characters in your favorite stories? Fairfax High School answered this question in a magical way with, “Puffs”, a satirical spoof of a series about a certain well-known wizard.
James Bond looks pretty good for a 58 year old. Bond first appeared on May 8, 1963 in the guise of Sean Connery in “To Russia With Love.” Daniel Craig, 53, the sixth actor to embody Bond, has gotten people back into movie theaters and broken box-office records worldwide with his latest and l…