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A Cinderella Story: Washington Ballet's spin on a classic fairy tale

The Washington Ballet will perform "Cinderella" at the Kennedy Center this week. WTOP Living caught up with the director to talk about the story behind the ballet.

Thursday - 03/21/2013, 07:52am EDT

Tags: Washington Ballet, Kennedy Center, Cinderella, dancing, choreography, Heather Brady

Second time's a charm for 'Book of Mormon' tickets

Fans of the "Book of Mormon" are anxiously awaiting the moment when tickets go on sale to the public through the Kennedy Center Thursday.

Wednesday - 03/13/2013, 03:54pm EDT

Tags: Book of Mormon, Kennedy Center

Kennedy Center opens Nordic Cool cultural festival

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 09:27am EST

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Kennedy Center plans 1st expansion since opening

Wednesday - 01/30/2013, 08:21am EST

Tags: D.C., Kennedy Center

Kennedy Center in DC begins search for new leader

The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is launching a search for a new president to succeed Michael Kaiser when his contract ends in 2014.

Wednesday - 01/23/2013, 02:59pm EST

Tags: Kennedy Center, Michael Kaiser, performing arts

After losing his voice to cancer, tenor Toby Spence learns how to sing again

Toby Spence, a 43-year-old lyric tenor from England, had built a life around his voice. When he was diagnosed with thyroid cancer last year and had to undergo surgery near his vocal chords, he feared he would never sing again.

Monday - 01/14/2013, 08:28am EST

Tags: Kennedy Center, cancer, singer, London, Heather Brady

Kennedy Center announces review of Honors process

The Kennedy Center in Washington is reviewing the way it selects artists who receive the high- profile Kennedy Center Honors each year after a group said it was excluding Latinos.

Monday - 01/07/2013, 05:31pm EST

Tags: Kennedy Center, Latinos

Lessons learned from Irving Berlin's 'White Christmas'

Though set after World War II, the lessons learned from the holiday classic "White Christmas" have just as much meaning today as they did then.

Monday - 12/24/2012, 08:53am EST

Tags: Kennedy Center, Christmas, musical, Heather Brady

Kennedy Center hosts TubaChristmas

Thursday - 12/13/2012, 10:39am EST

Tags: TubaChristmas, Kennedy Center

Salt Lake City to Washington: America's oldest 'Nutcracker' pivots east

A few weeks after its season opening, Salt Lake City's Ballet West is making a mid-season shift to the East Coast to perform 'The Nutcracker' at the Kennedy Center.

Wednesday - 12/05/2012, 07:57am EST

Tags: Nutcracker, Kennedy Center, ballet, holiday season, Heather Brady

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