Katy Ray

August 22, 2013
Sampson McCormick

That B*tch Better Be Funny

Historic day for Howard Theatre comedy

By Katy Ray
For the first time ever, an openly gay African-American male comedian is headlining a show at the historic Howard Theatre.
August 8, 2013
Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga Bares All for the Abramovic Method

At a three-day retreat in upstate New York, Marina Abramovic instructed her friend Lady Gaga in the Abramovic Method--a series of exercises designed to heighten participants' awareness of their physical and mental experience in the present moment.
July 23, 2013
A Pride flag and the District of Columbia flag wave side by side

D.C. Passes JaParker Deoni Jones Birth Certificate Equality Amendment Act

By Katy Ray
Washington, D.C. legislators have taken yet another significant stride toward bringing transgender equality to the District. Recently, councilmembers unanimously approved the JaParker Deoni Jones Birth Certificate Equality Amendment Act of 2013.
June 22, 2013
Girls Rock! DC

Girls Rock! DC: How the Local Ladies of Rock Give Back

In the mostly male saturated industry of rock and roll, it’s inspiring to know there are organizations out there like Girls Rock! DC, a music-based non-profit community group, who empower, educate, and provide role models for young women interested in the music scene.