DC Area Theatres and Nearby Restaurants

Jordan Wright January 2011 Special to The DC Metro Magazine

Signature Theatre’s new and permanent digs in Shirlington Village have provided the perfect marriage of good food and entertainment. Running late? No problem. Their café has an eclectic selection of delicious soups, salads, sandwiches and desserts to enjoy in the expansive bar and lounge area. […]


Special to the Alexandria Times Jordan Wright November 6, 2010

Oklahoma! Illustration by Douglas Fraser

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater’s choice of Oklahoma! as its inaugural show for its glamorous new theatre complex has been questioned around town for weeks. I’ve heard comments ranging from, “I can’t imagine why […]

Nibbles and Sips and a New Theatre

Special to the Georgetowner and Downtowner Jordan Wright October 2010

Tapas Menu Introduced at Taberna

Cheese platter with honeycomb at Taberna Del Alaberdero – photo by Jordan Wright

Taberna del Alaberdero is shedding its stuffy image as an Old World Spanish restaurant and appealing to a younger crowd with the addition of an […]

Groove Lily and Valerie Vigoda Interview

Jordan Wright December 7th, 2009

striking 12 Valerie Vigoda, Gene Lewis, and Brendan Milburn in Striking 12 at Arena Stage December 2 – December 13, 2009 (photo by Joan Marcus)

Groove Lily etched a new groove at Arena Stage last night with their performance of Striking 12. Based on Hans Christian Andersen’s story […]