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If Wendy Wasserstein’s 1988 play The Heidi Chronicles was the Lean In of its generation, showcasing the benefits of second-wave feminism while questioning the “have it all” lifestyle that every modern woman must now aspire to, then The Sisters Rosensweig, Wasserstein’s next play, looks at how our aspirations affect our relationships. Set in London at the 54th birthday party of eldest sister Sarah, a banker, The Sisters Rosensweig focuses on how each woman has made her own success, albeit in very different ways. Read more >>> The play runs Jan. 13 to Feb. 21 at Theater J, 1529 16th St. NW. $17–$47. (202) 518-9400. theaterj.org. (Caroline Jones)
A family member of the owners of Bub and Pop’s was killed just before Christmas by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan. In honor of Staff Sargent Peter Taub—son of sandwich shop owner Arlene Wagner and brother of chef Jonathan Taub—UberEats is donating $1 for every meal purchased this week to the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, which helps military families. You can find this week’s food delivery menu here. Bub and Pop’s will offer its Italian hoagie on Friday. UberEats, ubereats.com/eats/dc. (Jessica Sidman)
OH AND ALSO
Cende, the Brooklyn-based rock band formerly known as Downies, plays an intimate show at Comet Ping Pong with Blankus Larry and Lilac Daze. 9 p.m. at 5037 Connecticut Ave. NW. $12.
Electronic producer Bayonne hypnotizes audiences at the Black Cat Backstage with his blend of dance, pop, and rock. He’s joined by opening act Airhead DC. 7:30 p.m. at 1811 14th St. NW. $12.
Early ’90s female R&B act SWV performs its greatest hits at the Howard Theatre with opening act TTYL. 8 p.m. at 620 T St. NW. $37.50–$75.
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