Farewell tributes to Dimensions Unlimited promoter Bill Washington, who, four decades before he died in December, produced a festival at RFK Stadium that some called a “black Woodstock.” [Post] [Facebook]

A preview of Elvis’ Birthday Fight Club at GALA Hispanic Theatre [BYT]

Why some actors don’t join the Actors’ Equity union [DC Theatre Scene]

Listen to local rapper Ardamus‘ “If Only I Gave Ah,” featuring production from Diamond District‘s Oddisee. [Bandwidth]

Backstage photos of the Old Trout Workshop puppets and puppeteers at Woolly Mammoth’s Famous Puppet Death Scenes [DC Theatre Scene]