Due to complaints from Anacostia residents, the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities will remove a 5×5 art installation Marion Barry says “looks like junk.” [Arts Desk]

Juanita Britton‘s Anacostia Arts Gallery and Boutique, which functions as something of a community center, will close next month. [DCist]

Andre Pagliarini of Boardroom Heroes on finding punk rock as a kid in Brazil and being in a band with a sibling [D.C. Music Download]

In Visible Language, a bilingual play with two parallel storylines: one for deaf audience members and one for hearing ones [Washingtonian]

After a $4 million renovation, Brookland’s Dance Place is reopening. [Post]

The Signature Theatre’s hired Joe Calarco in a full-time position focused on developing new musicals. [Post]