Art Beat With Lauren Landau, June 2 | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

WAMU 88.5 : Art Beat

Art Beat With Lauren Landau, June 2

Play associated audio
Husband and wife duo Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally are teaming up for their new music-infused comedy show, Summer of 69, which will debut in D.C.
Parvu PR
Husband and wife duo Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally are teaming up for their new music-infused comedy show, Summer of 69, which will debut in D.C.

June 13: Summer of 69

Try to imagine that you and your spouse are both performers and your touring schedules keep you apart most of the time. What do you do? Well, if you’re Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally, you might elect to write and star in a musical together. Their new comedy show, DAR Constitution Hall next Friday at 8 p.m. Offerman says the “sexual extravaganza” will include bedroom advice, marriage tips and hopefully some laughs from the audience.

"It combines all the clumsiness and foul language of my humorist show, American Ham, with the beauty and talent and glamour of my wife’s singing ability."

June 2: Life is a Dream (La Vida es Sueño)

You can attend a staged reading of Life is a Dream, or La Vida es Sueño, tonight at the Former Residence of the Embassy of Spain. Presented by SPAIN arts & culture and Shakespeare Theatre Company, the reading of this philosophical play begins at 7 p.m., but you can come a little earlier for some tapas.

Music: “Funny How Time Slips Away” by Jazz Instrumentals

WAMU 88.5

At-Risk Salvadoran Youth Make Their Orchestral Debut At Kennedy Center

A youth symphonic orchestra and choir from a high-crime community in El Salvador made their American debut Monday with a performance at The Kennedy Center.
NPR

How Newbie Gardeners Can Safely Grow Food On Urban Land

More and more city dwellers are trying their hand at urban gardening. Most know to be wary of lead in their soil, but fewer are aware of how to avoid other types of contaminants.
NPR

Panned When It First Came Out, The Clinton Logo Is Saying Something Now

The Democratic presidential candidate's campaign logo was snickered at. But it's shown versatility, morphing to include backgrounds of Iowa, New Hampshire and, on Tuesday, to support gay marriage.
NPR

Report: To Aid Combat, Russia Wages Cyberwar Against Ukraine

Cyberwarfare is a hidden world with few documented examples. In a new report, security researchers detail digital attacks against Ukraine's military and charge the Russian military as the hacker.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.