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Shakespeare Theatre’s conflict with its landlord remains unresolved, and raises questions about decades-old developer/nonprofit agreements that may not survive D.C.’s boom times. [Post]

Life stories from jazz bassist Butch Warren, recently diagnosed with terminal lung cancer [Post]

Dutch artist Erik Van Loon wants 25o volunteers to help him with his elaborate tribute to D.C. [Post]

A movie theater near Nationals Park? [PoPville]

WaPo reader defends Fillmore Silver Spring, saying it hosts plenty of community events. [Post]

The story behind the charming poster for this year’s National Book Festival [Post]

Mary Timony on Black Cat history and D.C.’s next generation of bands [DCist]

Local comedy: It’s happening [Post]

Getting to know the dancers in this year’s Fall Festival of Indian Arts [Post]

More about Jim Lehrer‘s new play [Post]

Chris Richards‘ Black Cat memories [Post]

Twenty lessons from Black Cat’s 20 years [BYT]

Oof: Sarah Kaufman‘s awesome pan of Teshigawara/Karas at KenCen [Post]

Look: Marvin Gaye mural in Shaw [PoPville]