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Cate Le Bon and Tim Presley supply Drinks at U Street Music Hall

Cate Le Bon and Tim Presley, who shared a bill and a band Saturday night at a crowded U Street Music Hall, might have been hatched from the same egg. Both pair madrigal-like melodies with churning modal arrangements drawn from garage rock, German motorik and the Velvet Underground. The two even had
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‘Resident Evil 7: biohazard’ review: Mediocre, backwoods horror

Resident Evil 7: biohazard Developed by: Capcom Published by: Capcom Available on: PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One“There’s no escape city boy,” says the mad woman crawling spider-like in front of you. Her line reflects “Resident Evil 7’s” dopey kind of backwoods horror. Both you and she know
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TV highlights: ‘Switched at Birth’ begins its final season on Freeform

Chopped Junior (Food Network at 8) Actress Anika Noni Rose and YouTube star Harley Morenstein are on hand as the young chefs make various types of pizza. The Flash (CW at 8) Gypsy (guest star Jessica Camacho) arrives in Central City to bring H.R. back to Earth-19 to stand trial for the crime of
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Bites from Shakespeare’s banquet

Shakespeare a bottomless breadbasket is From whence the shows do roll and ever roll. A perk of living in Washington is having your Shakespeare baked, fried or on a stick — what you will. The current smorgasbord features a frothy but thin “Much Ado About Nothing,” a sour “Mack, Beth” in a
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Multiple blessings of Bach’s Suites for Solo Cello

Washington has been blessed this musical season with not one but two memorable performances of Bach’s sublime Suites for Solo Cello. These once forgotten, now canonical works received a romantic and deeply inward reading from Alisa Weilerstein in October. On Sunday at the Phillips Collection, Fre
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Book Review: ‘Right Behind You’ by Lisa Gardner

“Right Behind You” (Dutton), by Lisa GardnerA terrifying incident that occurs when a young girl witnesses something life-changing propels Lisa Gardner’s tight and compelling thriller, “Right Behind You.”When Sharlah May Nash was 5, her 9-year-old brother, Telly Ray, kept her safe from the
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Miss France crowned Miss Universe in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — A 24-year-old dental student from France won the Miss Universe crown Monday in a pageant held in the Philippines, saying her triumph will make the beauty contest more popular in Europe and help her efforts to put more underprivileged children in school.Iris Mittenaere from Li
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Artists are using the power of comics to battle Trump’s travel ban

COMICS JOURNALIST Sarah Glidden feels a sense of mission when she does research from such nations as Syria. Her aim: To find personal stories that humanize a larger political conflict.Now, it is with a similar purposeful focus that Glidden has responded to President Trump’s travel ban from seven
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Box Office Top 20: ‘A Dog’s Purpose’ is second to ‘Split’

LOS ANGELES — The M. Night Shyamalan thriller “Split” topped the box office for a second week, outperforming new openers including “A Dog’s Purpose” and “Resident Evil: The Final Chapter.” “A Dog’s Purpose” still managed to land in second place with $18.2 million despite the co
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Kennedy Center Chamber Players master a challenging program

With the Kennedy Center’s Terrace Theater undergoing renovation, its regular shows are finding alternative performance spaces all over town, and so three members of the Kennedy Center Chamber Players found themselves at the historic Sixth and I Synagogue on Sunday. It’s a big, square room with a
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