We know D.C. Get our free newsletter to stay in the know.

Success! You're on the list.

How works from the American Art Museum inspired the look of the Sleepy Hollow ballet [Arts Desk]

Why Patty Boom Boom is closing, and why there’s a silver lining [Arts Desk]

Susan Burch‘s cheeky haikus are on signs all over downtown “tree boxes.” [Washingtonian]

The mayor of London toured the Smithsonian to convince officials to open an outpost there. [Post]

William Tucker is reviving a neo-soul and R&B radio station that was one of the first aimed at a black audience. [Washingtonian]

Inside Dupont Underground’s plans to become an arts space [D.C. Music Download]

There’s a high-school jazz band competition at this weekend’s Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival. [Post]