The initiative aims to foster creativity, nurture talent, and empower individuals in the world of visual arts - with scholarships available as part of a commitment to accessibility and artistic growth.
A vigil is being held Friday, August 11 at 8 pm for Exorcist director William Friedkin, who died Monday. Andrew Huff and Aaron DeNu, the co-organizers of 2015's Exorcist Steps commemoration, are hosting the event to honor the profound impact Friedkin had on the world of cinema and the enduring influence of The Exorcist - creating a site of "cinematic pilgrimage" right here in Georgetown.
Head to Pizzeria Paradiso (3282 M St NW) on Thursday, August 17 from 6 pm - 8 pm for a tasting of the finalists' beers that are part of a German-style homebrew competition. Join them in the game room bar to sample the best of the best, and find out who is the winner.
The outdoor, all-levels class is designed to be fun and challenging for both experienced yogis and yoga skeptics alike. Attendees should bring their own mat; a $5 donation per person is suggested for the class.
Dance instruction will begin between 5:30 and 6 pm, but drop in at any time. If you can’t make one of the Tuesday events, check out Dancing on the Waterfront’s regularly scheduled classes, every Saturday night through October.
Bring your friends, family and colleagues and show off your knowledge while enjoying $9 Cirrus Vodka espresso martinis, $7 Solace Partly Cloudys, and $5 Solace Crazy Pils. The winning team will receive a $50 gift card.
The family-owned business specializes in homemade Turkish delights (also known as lokum) imported from Turkey, featuring traditional flavors like rosewater and pistachio, as well as more unique combinations, including raspberry and almond, and orange and hazelnut.
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