Gigi, the Vanessa Hudgens-starring production that premiered at the Kennedy Center, stumbles on Broadway. [Post]

Photos of Big Ups, Witch Coast, and the Black Sparks at Comet Ping Pong [D.C. Music Download]

Listen to “Strategic Mass Delirium,” a new thrasher from D.C. hardcore act Red Death [NPR]

The Washington Ballet’s next season will forefront diversity of genre and geography. [Post]

An interview with Baltimore electro-weirdo Dan Deacon [DCist]

Photos of Waxahatchee, Nox, and the Goodbye Party at the Black Cat [D.C. Music Download]

Five standouts from the National Museum of African Art’s “Divine Comedy” exhibition [Washingtonian]