A tango thank-you

Many thanks to the generous audience we had at Tula’s Tango Night last Wednesday evening! Even before the party, the Nethers Hot Club band had an extraordinary adventure learning and understanding the dynamics of the tango rhythm. […]


Sperryville column for April 23

May days of note At River District Arts, there’s lots happening in May. Fred Kahler, internationally celebrated artist of Woodville, hosts a rare hometown show that opens with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. […]


The Rapp for April 16

Steeplechase races at Thornton Hill in Sperryville, Burgers N Things is back, Audrey Andrist’s piano recital at the Theatre, a Reagan dinner, solar info session and Indian classical dance in this week’s The Rapp. […]

From left: Wendi Sirat, Smiggy Smith and Lorraine Duisit of Mandalele.

The Rapp for Nov. 13

R.H. Ballard Gallery opens a holiday-themed art show, the Piedmont Virginian Artist Showcase is at River District Arts, Mandalélé performs at the RAAC Community Theatre, jazz musicians perform at the Theatre at Washington and more in this week’s The Rapp column. […]

By Roger Piantadosi/Rappahannock News

Photos: Step right up

Amissville certified fitness instructors Lindsey Wangsgard and Donna Comer lead twice-weekly cardio-strength-building classes for the PTO — and now for anyone who’s interested. […]

Detail of William Dunlap’s “Blue Ridge-Hunt and Peck,” part of an April exhibit at Middle Street.
Adult Education

The Rapp for April 4

Just this weekend alone: The Old Dominion Point-to-Point, artist Bill Dunlap’s opening in Sperryville, a James Bond movie and a ragtime piano encore in Washington, a RappKids concert in Flint Hill, a library lecture on the meaning of photography, farm tour changes and more. […]