Rebecca Maynard has been writing professionally for eleven years. She was a reporter and photographer for the Loudoun Times-Mirror newspaper in Leesburg, Va., for four years, and now writes and edits freelance and for the Clarke County Observer magazine. She received her bachelor's degree in journalism and English from Shenandoah University, where she covered the school's theatrical performances for the campus newspaper. She covers local theater in the Washington, D.C. area where she lives.
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and just one example of that is found in modern hymn writers Keith and Kristyn Getty's 'An Irish Christmas - A Celebration of Carols' concert tour. They're playing different U.S. cities most nights, and while I was fortunate enough to see them at Washington, D.C.'s Kennedy Center, they will be back in the area Saturday, December 17, at First Baptist Church of Alexandria, VA.BWW Review: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Shines at Kensington Arts Theatre November 10, 2015
If you're the parent of a child aged 10 or younger, chances are you've heard of the best-selling "Elephant and Piggie" books, by best-selling author and Emmy Award-winning writer Mo Willems. But you may not have heard of the musical "Elephant and Piggie's We Are in a Play," because the show just began its world premiere at Washington D.C.'s Kennedy Center Family Theater.BWW Reviews: Matthew Bourne's SLEEPING BEAUTY Ballet Enchants at the Kennedy Center November 15, 2013
On December 4, 1956, four young musicians gathered at Sun Records in Memphis for what has been called one of the greatest jam sessions ever.
The national tour of the Tony Award winning MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, running now through October 6 at Washington, D.C.'s Kennedy Center, brings that legendary night to life, featuring a score of rock hits including 'Blue Suede Shoes,' 'Fever,' 'That's All Right,' 'Sixteen Tons,' 'Great Balls of Fire,' 'Walk the Line,' 'Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On,' 'Who Do You Love?,' 'Matchbox,' 'Folsom Prison Blues,' 'Hound Dog' and more.BWW Reviews: ANYTHING GOES Delivers Laughs at Kennedy Center through July 7 June 16, 2013
Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is, to quote its famous song lyrics, a "tale as old as time," but don't let those words fool you - the spectacular new NETworks national touring production currently at Washington's National Theatre has given new life to an already magnificent story.