Duke the Halls with Duke Ellington School’s soulful Christmas concert

All day Saturday, the Duke Ellington School will also be hosting the Holiday Gift and Bazaar Show, a market full of jewelry, food, and other Christmas goodies. Put on by the school’s Home Association, this bazaar is the perfect… Read More

Free Food-for-All: These milkshakes would make Kelis blush

Best. Sampling. Ever. This Thursday, the Corp will be sampling those F’Real milkshakes and smoothies that are now available at Vital Vittles. (The chocolate milkshake is delicious. We’ve had, like, 15 of them already.) Stop by Red Square… Read More

Rhee says that for now, Duke Ellington will stay on Reservoir Road

Ever since the Washington Post reported that D.C. School Chancellor Michelle Rhee’s office did a cost analysis for moving the Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Rhee has been inundated with phone calls and e-mails from furious parents…. Read More

Duke Ellington School of the Arts may be moved out of Ward 2

Having already replaced the principal of Hardy Middle School in a much-criticized attempt to make the school more appealing to local families, D.C. Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee is eyeing the Duke Ellington School of the Arts—that’s the one… Read More

Our Town: Change comes too fast in Grover’s Corners

Kevin Bender (COL ’09) as George Thornton Wilder’s Our Town,”a play about the little things,” as it is often described, is so ubiquitous among small theaters that one can reasonably expect any new production to be an attempt… Read More